Cardiac Echo Tech , per diem, schedule varies
Must be available 12 weekend shifts per year
Must be available for 2 holiday shifts per year (Memorial Day, Independence Day or Labor Day) and one winter (Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's)
Must be available 2 additional shifts per month
This position is covered by the SEIU Collective Bargaining Agreement
Follows appropriate lines of communication to effectively resolve difficult patient/family/physician/staff situations.
Responds appropriately and immediately in emergency situations.
Maintains a safe and healthy environment for patients, visitors, and/or staff to provide the highest level of physical comfort, and minimize risk and injury.
Ensures compliance with regulations to maintain accreditation, licensure, and certification.
Demonstrates knowledge and follows JCAHO Patient Safety Goals. Supports department specific patient safety and quality initiatives as defined by department manager.
Responds promptly and courteously to customer (Internal & external)/patient requests.
Communicates effectively with internal and external customers with respect of differences in cultures, values, beliefs, and ages.
Respects patient/customer privacy and confidentiality.
Performs routine and transesophageal echocardiograms of high quality on newborn, infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. (TEE® adult and geriatric only.)
- Graduate of an approved program in Echocardiography.
- Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certification Preferred.
- Pediatric experience preferred.
- Candidates with on-the-job training and proven, documented competency may be considered.
Job Status: On Call
Job Reference #: 4546