To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
Under the supervision of the Echo Manager and/or Chief Technologist, performs a wide variety of technical and professional duties utilizing complex imaging equipment to produce quality Echo images as requested for subsequent interpretation by the Cardiologist. All duties are performed in accordance with departmental and organizational policies and procedures. Promotes service excellence in all interactions as outlined in the Key Behaviors in the YNHH Core Success Factors. To meet the staffing needs of the department, as necessary, HVC Echocardiography staff may be assigned at any of the YNHH HVC locations, regardless of your regularly assigned work location.
Required to meet one of the following: Graduate of an accredited (CAAHEP) School of Diagnostic Sonography or graduate of an accredited Allied Health program with an additional requirement of 12 months of full time Diagnostic Medical Sonography instruction or graduate of Bachelor's program with an additional requirement of 12 months of full time Diagnostic Medical Sonography instruction. AS degree preferred.
Demonstrated technical skills to meet entry level standards of routine echocardiography.
ARDMS certification to include Echocardiography (RCS) is required. (CCI registry is also accepted in adult echocardiography) (OB) also desirable. CPR certification also preferred.
Proficient in routine echo imaging techniques, above average knowledge of computer / Pacs applications, good organizational and communication/customer service skills.
Must be able to lift (patient transfers) and push 40 lbs (portable US equipment).