Sr. Echocardiographic Technician (Outpatient) - Full Time -Adventist Health Ukiah Valley
Company: Adventist Health NW
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We
provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the
greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are
driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health,
wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to
always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our
Located in a town filled with charm and rich in character,
Adventist Health Ukiah Valley is an acute care hospital and 21
clinics serving communities from the Mendocino coast to Lake
County. In addition to standard acute services, Adventist Health
Ukiah Valley has a level IV trauma center, maternity and level II
intensive care nursery services, an extensive physical
rehabilitation program, outpatient surgery and diagnostic center
and an advanced wound care center. Its network of clinics include
primary care and specialty care, from internal medicine,
gastroenterology and urology to otolaryngology.
Ukiah is situated just two hours north of San Francisco and 45
minutes from the Pacific Coast, Ukiah is also filled with terrific
scenery, outdoor activities, and a beautifully restored historic
downtown, where freedom of expression is a tradition and a way of
We're looking for someone to join our team as a Sr.
Echocardiographic Technician (Outpatient) who:
Performs ultrasound technical duties for imaging heart muscle
and functions in an outpatient setting. Creates images of the
heart, cardiac chambers, valves and vessels for the purpose of
assessing heart functions and diagnoses. Collaborates closely with
cardiologists, performing the technical aspects of examinations,
evaluating findings and reporting them to cardiologists. Proficient
clinician who provides clinical care efficiently and effectively
using a high level of technical and organizational skills as well
as critical thinking ability.
- Sets up ultrasound equipment, attaches electrodes to patient
chest and equipment and documents cardiac data and measurements.
Prepares patients by positioning, spreading gels, attaching
electrodes to chest and equipment, verifying wave signals and
- Interviews patients and reviews medical records to adapt
sonographic techniques. Provides patient care, which includes
preparing patients for sonographic imaging and providing
instructions. Performs echocardiography on treadmill patients to
assess heart functions.
- Maintains equipment and inventories, restocks supplies, reviews
patient schedules, sets up recording equipment and enters patient
information into appropriate systems.
- Maintains job knowledge up to date by participating in
educational opportunities, reading professional publications,
maintaining personal networks and participating in professional
organizations. Maintains patient confidence and protects operations
by keeping information confidential.
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
You'll be successful with the following qualifications:
- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (some certifications will
require Bachelor's): Preferred
- Three years technical experience: Preferred
- Currently certified, or eligible to be certified, with a
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) certification from
American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or
Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI): Required
- Echocardiography (ECG) certification: Preferred
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or Basic Life Support (BLS)
Adventist Health is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our
associates and patients. Therefore, we require that all associates
receive all required vaccinations, including, but not limited to,
measles, mumps, flu (based on the seasonal availability of the flu
vaccine typically during October-March each year), etc., as a
condition of employment, and annually thereafter. Medical and
religious exemptions may apply.
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