Performs diagnostic procedures to assess cardiac structures and hemodynamics, in accordance with accepted protocols. Which includes but not limited to echocardiogram, transesophageal, stress echocardiogram, pediatric echocardiogram.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintains supply inventory and restocks to maintain proper operating levels
Sets up and adjusts imaging equipment, while manually maneuvering transducers to perform exams
Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures
Performs routine and complex studies, in addition to assisting with a variety of imaging procedures
Recognizes significant structures, artifacts, pathology, and equipment limitations
Collects and maintains patient treatment records and data
Conducts pre-treatment and post-treatment patient evaluations to ensure adequate preparation
May be required to maintain quality insurance for ICAEL
Performs other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Ability to maintain a clean, safe, and orderly department, including procedure rooms, storage areas, dressing rooms, film storage area, and other departmental regions
Ability to explain procedures to patients in a clear and concise manner
Up-to-date knowledge to appropriately interpret image data and consequently determine which images to save and which to discard
Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures in the health care industry
Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
One year of technical experience
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
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