Apr 12, 2022

Echocardiograph/Ultrasound Cardiovascular Technologist (Certified) - Georgetown

  • Tidelands Health
  • Myrtle Beach, SC, USA
Imaging

Job Description

Echocardiograph/Ultrasound Cardiovascular Technologist (Certified) - Georgetown

Posted Date 1 month ago(3/28/2022 10:16 AM)
Job ID 2022-10462 Type PRN Location US-SC-Myrtle Beach Area Shift Varies - Days

Responsibilities

Position Summary: Serves on the call rotation to take “call” and responds within 30 minutes to facility to meet patient service needs. Performs diagnostic cardiopulmonary ultrasounds with documentation of anatomy measurements and abnormal or suspicious anatomy. Performs various cardiac testing, including echocardiograph and stress echo. Provides excellent patient care while demonstrating exemplary core customer service skills. Completes accurate documentation of patient medical records. Provides Assigned a home facility but covers and floats to all Tidelands Health sites as necessary and completes other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Experience:

  • Minimum of two years on the job training with demonstrated competency, required.
  • Prior Echocardiograph and Vascular experience, preferred.
  • Prior Cardiopulmonary/Ultrasound Tech experience, preferred.

Education:

  • High School diploma, required.
  • Advanced degree, preferred.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Echosonography credential (RDCS or RCS) or Vascular credential (RVT or RVS), required.
  • Dual credential for echosonography and vascular, preferred.
  • American Heart Association Healthcare provider course with Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required to be initially completed with the TH Organizational Development Office within 30 calendar days of hire date (exceptions to obtain certification from a provider other than the TH Organizational Development Office are approved by TH Organizational Development on a case by case basis). BLS Recertification is required every two (2) years.

Special Skills:

  • Knowledge of scanning techniques, required.
  • Knowledge of Normal and Abnormal Anatomy, required.
  • Computer Proficient, required.
  • Medical Terminology, required.

Other:

  • Ability and willingness to take “call” and respond within 30 minutes of call to facility.

Physical Requirements: Medium Physical Agility Test (PAT) Rating

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) required to stand, sit, and walk; occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of the time) to use hands, fingers; and frequently to talk or hear. The employee must exert 20 to 35 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 15 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.