Huggins Hospital Ultrasound Echo Tech in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire
Under the immediate supervision of the Medical Imaging Manager, is responsible for conducting routine Echo exams and ensuring all physician and patient needs are met through clinical and administrative tasks per established departmental policies and procedures and all applicable laws.
This is a part-time position.
Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred or Associates degree or equivalent program with a Cardiovascular Technologist Certificate.
Experience: 1-2 years clinical experience
Licensure: Registered in Adult Cardiac Sonography by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Performs Echo Exams
Obtain quality Transthoracic Echocardiogram images consistent with department protocol and in compliance with standards set by the ARDMS.
Manage all Ultrasound equipment and recognize significant diagnostic information
Performs Echocardiogram, transesophageal echocardiograms, stress echocardiograms, dobutamine stress echocardiograms.
Completes preliminary report of findings that include necessary measurements and calculations using a digital review station.
Performs IV access if necessary
Recognizes emergency situations and provides assistance to the patient or health care team.
Ensures safety measures implemented as necessary for age specific patient population
Ensures all computed and digital images are properly archived on Synapse
Scan Documents in a timely manner
trouble shoot as needed
push images to other Hospitals
burn Cd's/and enter Tech notes into each exam completed
Ensures timely reporting of exams
Charges exams correctly
Prints Schedules and checks Patient orders
Confirms patient identity with two identifiers.
External Company Name: Huggins Hospital
External Company URL: http://www.hugginshospital.org/
Street: 240 South Main Street