CAR-12 Echo/Cardiovascular Technologist - FT
A clinically competent, registered, professional echo technologist who delivers care to the patient through utilization of sonographer knowledge while perform ultrasonic imaging and related procedures as prescribed by physicians under the direction of a Cardiologist. Performs stress testing for physician. Assists with all aspects of office including front office and rooming patients as necessary. Provides quality patient care in accordance with MVRMC policies and procedures and established patient care standards and practice.
Knowledge of Cardiac Anatomy and Echo cardiology 9 months to two years, usually obtained by being a graduate of the Committee of Allied Health and Accreditation (CAHEA) accredited sonography program or equivalent.
Desirable characteristics include at least one (1) year of experience as an Echo Technologist in an acute care setting. Ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.
Registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Sonographers CCI (Cardiovascular Credentialing International or ARDMS .) in cardiology or equivalent
Required: Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification