Greenview Regional Hospital
Shift: PRN (covering call)
Our Mission- Above all else, we're committed to the care and improvement of human life.
For us, it's all about people. Here at HCA, you will find that caring extends to our patients, employees, and the communities we serve. It is demonstrated by the over 30,000 volunteer hours we provide annually, industry leading patient satisfaction scores, and defined pathways for the personal as well as professional growth of our employees. Our dedication has to awards of recognition including being named a World's Most Admired Company by Fortune Magazine. Are you looking for an employer with many different career options and a people-focused culture? You've come to the right place.
A few of the benefits we provide you:
Industry Leading Clinical Training and Professional Academy- Emerging Leaders
Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Forgiveness Programs
401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
New Extended Family Leave
Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Hundreds of consumer discounts
Financial Fitness Program with a Certified Financial Planner
About this opportunity:
TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital is a 211-bed facility serving Southern Kentucky and surrounding areas. Recognized by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, TriStar Greenview is a national leader in providing quality healthcare. TriStar Greenview offers emergency care, cardiology, orthopedics, neurology, and surgical services. Home of Kentucky's first CardioMEMS HF System, TriStar Greenview provides state-of-the-art cardiac care to patients managing heart failure. The facility is also an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Certified Primary Stroke Center.
The Ultrasonographer/Echocardiographer performs a variety of technical procedures that require rational independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative in performing echocardiography procedures and general ultrasound procedures with basic departmental functions and goals. Identifies cultural differences and incorporates into care. Utilizes translation services when indicated. Participates in performance improvement activities to assure continuous quality improvement. Provides care and coordinates participation that fosters the goals of the hospital's mission statement. Cares for Neonate/Infant (0-12 months) Pediatrics (1 17 years) Adults (18 79 years) Elderly (80 years).
Job tasks and responsibilities include:
Performs ultrasound and echocardiography studies on patients applying prescribed methods of ultrasound technique.
Selects transducer and adjusts equipment controls according to body area to be examined, depth of field and other specifications of the test.
Determines and documents the presence, location and severity or absence of cardiac disease.
Provides a quantitative comparison for evaluation of the stability, improvement, and deterioration of cardiac disease.
Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
Explains procedures to patients and addresses any concerns or questions.
Assists physician with ultrasound guided biopsies and/or invasive procedures.
Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and responsibilities.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Assists with transporting patients.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Provides a safe environment for patient, visitor and employees through identifying/correcting/reporting health and safety hazards.
ARDMS registered or registry eligible.
A single two-year allied health education program this is patient-care centered or equivalent.
Minimum of one year's experience performing general ultrasound and echocardiography procedures preferred.
New employees have up to 90 days from date of hire to obtain the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare provider.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Basic computer skills
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.