About Las Palmas Medical Center
Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive services and special expertise in Emergency Room Medicine (Level III Trauma), Cardiology, Women's Services, Labor & Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care, Neuroscience, Pediatric care, and Wound Care Management. Las Palmas Medical Center is also the only Kidney Transplant Center in the Region.
Las Palmas Rehabilitation Hospital is a separate facility with newly renovated patient rooms, exercise equipment and cafeteria. The physicians, nurses and staff at our 325-bed facility are committed to caring for our community with compassionate, quality healthcare.
BENEFITS: (Ancillary Union & Non Union positions)
We offer an excellent total compensation package, for various positions including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.
Your benefits include 401k, PTO, student loan assistance, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, Student Loan Assistance Program, employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
This position is responsible for performing Echocardiography Ultrasound techniques and Echocardiography examinations for subsequent evaluation and interpretation by a physician
Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served: Cardiac/cardiovascular, conditions and diseases including but not limited to : Cardiac valve(s) stenosis/insufficiency, etc.
Performs Echo's on patients in all settings including Intensive Care areas
Responsible for care of equipment, ensures proper reporting of equipment malfunction or downtime
Performs quality Echocardiography diagnostic studies according to physician orders
Maintains records of examination data and other pertinent information on patients
Communicates findings to the physician interpreting the studies
Notifies physician upon completion of study
Participates in "On Call" coverage as needed
All other duties as assigned.
Registered in Echocardiography under ARDMS or CCI
High School diploma or equivalent
Formal training in Echocardiography ultrasound.
PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of cardiovascular system
Able to recognize abnormalities, correlate information obtained and convey preliminary findings to physician
Proficient sonographic techniques in order to produce accurate and appropriate physiologic information
Flexibility with work situations
Basic clerical skills