Providence Health & Services Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist - Ultrasound Echo in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist (Per Diem, Day Shift ) to the Ultrasound Echo Department at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.
We are seeking a person to perform cardiac ultrasound procedures in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
In this position you will:
Demonstrate age specific patient care considerations for the population served.
Perform transthoracic echocardiogram, TTE, using 2-dimensional, M-mode, Color Flow and Doppler, as needed.
Assist physician with Transesophageal echocardiogram, TEE using 2-dimensional, M-mode, Color Flow and Doppler, as needed.
Perform Cardiac Stress Echocardiogram, both exercise and pharmaceutical stress using 2-dimensional, M-mode, Color Flow and Doppler, as needed.
Assist with various contrast studies to enhance images in all types of studies listed above.
Assure all images and measurements are downloaded to the patient report and the report is completed in a timely manner for the physician to use when interpreting the study.
Assure high quality of results during the study using patient assessment and evaluation of patient’s condition during the test to troubleshoot technical issues.
Maintainsproficiency at using the Cardiopacs and reporting systems used by PRMCE.
Document procedures as needed to include placing orders, documentation and billing for procedures.
Clean and perform high level disinfection of equipment used as necessary per infection control policies.
Perform routine maintenance checks such as leak testing probes prior to high level disinfection and monitors equipment operation and maintenance needs.
Maintain supplies in exam rooms and maintains order and cleanliness of work area.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Completion of an accredited Cardiac Sonographer program
5 years experience in healthcare
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate for Healthcare Providers
Must be registered or registry eligible by either ARDMS or through the Cardiovascular Credentialing institute (CCI) within 12 months of hire.
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Ultrasound Technologist
Req ID: 261032