Location: chattanooga, TN

Echo Tech-TN

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Echo Technician ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Maintains patient care, comfort and safety during transport to and from the exam room and during the exam.
  • Maintains production and quality of exams; documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Addresses problems of patient care as they arise and makes decisions to appropriately resolve the problems.
  • Echo Technician perform all requested examinations as ordered by the attending physician; including echocardiography, holter monitoring, tilt table, physiocart, and cardiac stress testing.
  • Prepares patient for procedure by positioning patient.
  • Provide images to the facility in the desired site format.
  • Prepares patients by positioning patient; spreading gels; attaching electrodes to chest and equipment; adjusting equipment controls; verifying wave signals.
  • Obtains quality images by positioning and repositioning transducer; monitoring display screen; listening to signals; adjusting equipment for beam strength and focus; detecting artifacts that mimic abnormalities; recording images.
  • Echo Technician records examination information by printing graphics and data; calculating measurements of heart wall, chamber size, and blood flow direction and velocity; comparing measurements to norms.
  • All other duties as assigned

 

  • QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Current CRT/RRT License or Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RCS)
  • Current BLS certification (or obtain prior to completion of orientation)
  • Certification in Adult Echo

Please contact me directly for more information

Crystal.Ray

Crystal.Ray@sunbeltstaffing.com

(813) 792-3406

 

Imaging - Echo Contract 01/23/2020

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