Community Health Systems PRN Echo Vascular Tech in Cedar Park, Texas

Description:

Now with multiple locations to serve our community s healthcare needs, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. We re more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, offering complete inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care.

Position Overview

We are seeking a dual registered Echo Vascular Technologist to join our team! This is a PRN position performing quality echocardiographic procedures on an on-call, or as-needed basis.

Responsibilities

Under the supervision of a Cardiologist, The Echo Vascular Tech is responsible for conducting routine and complex echocardiography and vascular duplex ultrasound examinations and provides preliminary interpretation of studies performed. Examinations performed may include, but are not limited to:

  • Trans-Thoracic Echocardiograms

  • Trans-Esophageal Echocardiograms

  • Stress and Contrast Echocardiograms

  • Peripheral Venous and Arterial exams

  • Extra Cranial Cerebrovascular exams

  • Visceral Vascular exams

  • Renal Vascular exams

Additional Responsibilities

  • Schedules patients for any and all procedures performed in the department that requires an appointment and coordinates appointments where necessary with physicians and/or other departments

  • Identifies patient and enters demographics of patient into the computer of the Echo machine

  • Edits and reprints confirmed Echo s for doctor s signature

  • Makes reports available to patient s charts and or physicians

  • Files and retrieves reports of procedures performed in the department

  • Operates Echo PACS computer and performs “back-up and archiving

  • Utilizes resources efficiently and effectively

  • Maintains safe environment

  • Addresses patient population-specific needs

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Minimum of an Associates of Applied Science in Radiology, or related degree program is required

  • Current certification from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in Diagnostics Cardiac Sonographer in Adult Echocardiography (RDCS)(AE) required

  • Current BLS required upon hire

  • Must be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge and skill in the performance of Trans-Thoracic Contrast Echocardiograms

  • Experience in placing intravenous lines and administration of IV medications is desirable

  • Experience in EKG interpretation and cardiac and vascular stress testing is preferred

What We Offer

  • Competitive Pay Shift Differentials

  • Matching 401K

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Rewards and recognition programs

Job: Cardiovascular

Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Cedar Park

Requisition ID: 1677379