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A prestigious multi-specialty practice located on the upper east side of Manhattan has an opening for a Registered Echo Cardiac Tech to start immediately!
Type: Contract at least 8 weeks (potential for direct hire)
Schedule: Monday through Friday, Hours, 8:00am to 4:00pm
The Echo Technologist is responsible for overseeing activities related to the performing of echocardiograms according to the medical office guidelines, as well as performing echocardiograms. Additional duties include obtaining, organizing, analyzing patient data and assisting physicians during procedures.
Provides images, data analysis, and patient information to the physician for diagnostic interpretation. · Prepares facilities in accordance with procedural requirements; calibrates equipment as required by the institution.
Monitors the patient’s physical condition during the course of the procedure; report patient change of status or emergency situations to clinical staff, supervisor and/or cardiologist.
Recognize abnormal rhythms and immediately notify Physician or appropriate clinical staff.
Coordinates patient flow in the Echo Cardiogram Lab/Suite.
Providing interpreting doctors with high quality images and full protocol studies
Ensure proper use of the ultrasound equipment
Maintain appropriate echo lab records on a daily basis
Interact effectively with patients and medical, technical professionals in a fast paced environment
Graduate of an accredited school for Ultrasound Technologist
Must be BLS certified
At least 2 years’ experience as Echocardiograph Technologist
Echo-Technologist experienced using a GE Vivid 5 machine preferred
Proficient in Adult Echo-Cardiograms and Stress Echo-Cardiogram procedures preferred
Please email CV to Sbarlas@hcmmi.com