Company: Oak Street Health
Title: Echocardiography Technician
Oak Street Health is a rapidly growing, innovative company of community-based healthcare centers that provides higher quality health and wellness care that improves outcomes, manages medical costs, and provides an unmatched experience for adults on Medicare in medically underserved communities. By providing holistic, comprehensive and integrated care right in our patient's communities, we can keep our patients healthy and then reinvest cost savings in further care for those same communities and others. Since 2013, Oak Street Health has brought its singular approach to tens of thousands of people in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. At 40 locations, and with an ambitious growth trajectory, Oak Street Health is attracting and cultivating team members who embody Oak Street values and are passionate about the mission to rebuild healthcare as it should be.
For more information, visit http://www.oakstreethealth.com.
Oak Street Health takes a team-based approach to providing outstanding patient care. They are responsible for delivering excellent, high-touch, primary care, and coordinating the care of our patients throughout the healthcare delivery system.
The Echocardiography Technician is responsible for performing echo cardiac diagnostic testing for adult patients as directed according to established standards and practices. The Echocardiography Technician applies knowledge in echocardiography to perform exams and process images and information post exam.
Performs echocardiogram exams on adult patients with known or suspected cardiac anomalies and obtains the appropriate level of detail for requested scan
Educates patients on the purpose, process, and type of test being administered
Verifies order and patient identification, prior to examination, and processes images and information post exam
Sets up and adjusts all equipment and maneuvers transducers to perform exams
Ensures equipment is functioning properly. Reports potential problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel
Ability to function independently and demonstrates sound judgment based on knowledge and application of principles and standards
Must have reliable source of transportation and be willing to travel between clinic sites as needed
Other duties, as assigned
What are we looking for?
We're looking for motivated, experienced Echocardiography Technicians with:
High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum one year of experience in adult echocardiography
Must be credentialed as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RCDS) through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, OR credentialed as a Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) through the Cardiovascular Credentialing International.
Must have all applicable state licensing requirements
Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance
US work authorization
Someone who embodies being "Oaky"
What does being "Oaky" look like?
Radiating positive energy
Assuming good intentions
Creating an unmatched patient experience
Driving clinical excellence
Taking ownership and driving for results
Why Oak Street?
Oak Street Health offers our coworkers the opportunity to be at the forefront of a revolution in healthcare, as well as:
Collaborative and energetic culture
High levels of responsibility and rapid advancement
Competitive benefits; including paid vacation/sick time, generous 401K match with immediate vesting, as well as health benefits
Oak Street Health is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and encourage all interested readers to apply to oakstreethealth.com/careers.
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