Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting, professional career with a company that treats each individual with dignity and respect? We take pride in our work and organization knowing that we each make a difference in the lives of our patients every day!

Steward Medical Group at Hawthorn Medical Associates is looking for a dedicated, professional Cardio Echo Technician to perform expert studies on our patients. The successful candidate will:

  • Under the direction of a cardiologist, performs and initially interprets Cardiac Echo Studies including Two-Dimensional Echo, Doppler, and Contrast Studies.
  • Must be able to collaborate and effectively communicate with physicians, peers, technologists, and other health care professionals.
  • Provide superior customer service to internal and external clients, customers, and patients as referenced in the Service Excellence Standards."
  • Prepare patients for Echo.
  • Maintain daily activities log and monthly statistics.
  • Communicate with cardiologists, primary care physicians and other Steward Medical Group departments to facilitate delivery of services.
  • Providesreferring physicians with preliminary interpretation and delivers all study results to physicians for formal interpretation.
  • Use and maintain all cardiac ultrasound equipment.
  • Inform physicians of abnormal study results which may require immediate response (under direction of cardiologists).
  • File and send Echocardiogram reports to proper patient records and referring physicians. When necessary telephones results to physicians.
  • Take necessary steps to ensure patient safety and comfort.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Detail oriented with strong multi-task abilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including customer service skills.
  • Ability to operate equipment and provide accurate preliminary interpretation of test results.
  • Ability to maintain the safety, integrity and comfort of the patients at all times.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE:

  • Certification/Licensure: Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer required.
  • Experience: Five (5) or more years working experience performing Echocardiograms preferred.

Application Instructions

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