Community Health Systems Pediatric Echo Tech (PRN On-Call) in Cedar Park, Texas

Description:

Now with multiple locations to serve our community s healthcare needs, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. We re more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, offering inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care for Cedar Park and the greater Austin region.

Position Overview

We are seeking an experienced Pediatric Echo Tech to join our team! This is a PRN position providing on-call coverage, or as needed.

Under the supervision of a Cardiologist, The Pediatric Echo Tech is responsible for conducting routine and complex pediatric echocardiography examinations and provides preliminary interpretation of studies performed. Examinations performed may include, but are not limited to:

  • Trans-Thoracic Echocardiograms

  • Trans-Esophageal Echocardiograms

  • Stress and Contrast Echocardiograms

Additional Responsibilities

  • Schedules patients for any and all procedures performed in the department that requires an appointment and coordinates appointments where necessary with physicians and/or other departments

  • Identifies patient and enters demographics of patient into the computer and the Echo machine

  • Edits and reprints confirmed Echo s for doctor s signature

  • Makes reports available to patient s charts and or physicians

  • Files and retrieves reports of procedures performed in the department

  • Operates Echo PACS computer and performs “back-up and archiving

  • Utilizes resources efficiently and effectively

  • Maintains safe environment

  • Addresses patient population-specific needs

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Minimum of an Associates of Applied Science in Radiology, or related degree program is required

  • Current registration from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in Diagnostics Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) with a Pediatric Echocardiography (PE) specialty

  • American Heart Association (AHA) approved Basic Life Support (BLS) required upon hire

  • Minimum of two (2) years of pediatric echo experience required

  • Must be willing to be on-call after-hours and on weekends and holidays, as necessary

What We Offer

  • Competitive Pay Shift Differentials

  • Matching 401(k)

  • Employee Referral Bonus Program

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Rewards and recognition programs

  • Additional perks and discounts

Job: Cardiovascular

Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Cedar Park

Requisition ID: 1837185