Echo Technologist - Echocardiology

Professional - Clinical Kirkland, Washington

Department: Echocardiology
Job Type: Per Diem Shift: Day
Hours/Week: 1
Req: 45292


Description

The Echo Tech performs ultrasound of the heart—a highly technical study of the cardiac anatomy, for adult and pediatric patients.

Performs and records 2-D, M-Mode, pulsed Doppler, continuous wave Doppler, color flow Doppler, contrast echocardiography and stress echocardiography. Assists physicians with transesophageal echocardiography.

Provides technically detailed calculations in report format for physician review and interpretation.

Performs other duties as assigned.

License, Certification, Education or Experience:

REQUIRED for the position:
-Must be RCS or RDCS registered or registry eligible
-Two (2) years of Echocardiography experience or completion of an Associate’s Degree (or higher) Echocardiography Program
-Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification by date of hire

DESIRED for the position:
-Experienced with Cardiac Pacs systems
-EKG interpretation
-Contrast Echo experience
-Stress Echo experience
-Pediatric Echo experience