Echo Tech

Technicians / TechnologistsCardiology Dalton, Georgia


Description

Hamilton Health Care System, Inc.

Job Description and Performance Standards

Title: Echocardiography Technician  554127602   

Department: Cardiology Services 

Reports To: Cardiology Clinical Supervisor

Shift: Days 8a-4p

Status: PRN

JOB SUMMARY

Performs echocardiograms, stress echocardiograms, transesophageal echocardiograms and related procedures. They assist in their interpretation. They maintain records, charges, and compile reports. Provides patient care for patients aged newborn and up.

 
JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Education as required to achieve eligibility to sit for the Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) credential from Cardiovascular Credentialing International or the Registered Diagnostic Sonographer (RCDS) credential from the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

Licensure: Registered Cardiovascular Technologist (CCI) or eligible; registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or eligible.

Experience: Prior experience in performing cardio diagnostic and ultrasound procedures.

Skills: Thorough knowledge of cardiac anatomy and physiology. Strong interpersonal communications and diagnostic testing skills. BCLS certified. ACLS desirable.