Job Code: 08967-4233
Provides safe care in compliance with Standards of Care and Practice. Completes competency skills checklist within 3 months of hire.
Collects/Conveys information to the physicians/RNâ€™s regarding health status of patients, contributes information to the RNs for the development and modification of patients plan of care, assists the RNs in delivering and documenting care provided to the patient, provides for patient safety, attends meetings and in-services as required by department policy, contributes to the growth and development of both department and self, maintains a well stocked unit, maintains competence with patient charting system, and maintains good working relationships with patients, visitors, physicians, RNs, co-workers, and all members of the healthcare team.
The Echo Tech remains calm in crisis and emergency situations and demonstrates excellent customer skills. Responsibilities to include, assisting in the care of neonatal through geriatric, by transporting patients in the hospital, drawing labs, specimen collection, perform EKG, establish IV lines, and other tasks within scope of practice, as directed by the department director, physician or designee.
-High School graduate or equivalent
-Satisfactory completion of approved school of Echocardiology
-Registered or registry eligible. Registry required within 18 months of hire preferred.
-BLS certification required.
- Demonstrates the ability of a conscientious and responsible individual that is pertinent to the sophistication of the job.
-Excellent analytical, communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
-Excellent organizational and problem solving skills
-Capable of developing and promoting innovative cost containment strategies while maintaining or improving the level of services provided.
-Must have excellent English verbal and written skills including the ability to understand instruction and medical term and to write procedures.
Last Edited: 04/10/2018