HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Echocardiographer PRN in Kingwood, Texas
_Kingwood Medical Center__–__Kingwood, Texas_ _Echo Cardio Tech _ __
The Cardiac Cath Lab (CCL)services are provided in four fully equipped CCL Suites and Cardiac Cath Lab Recovery (CCL-RR) by and under the direction of cardiologists and radiologists credentialed to perform diagnostic and/or interventional cardiovascular, electrophysiology, and radiology procedures. Services are provided by outstanding clinicians and staff to both inpatients and outpatients experiencing a wide range of disease processes including those that are acute and life-threatening to those that are planned diagnostic studies. The patients served range in age from late adolescence to geriatrics.* Types of patients requiring care (diagnostic and therapeutic modalities):* * Diagnostic & Interventional Cardiology * Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology * Diagnostic & Interventional Neuro-radiology * Diagnostic & Interventional Electrophysiology and Device Implantation
Kingwood Medical Centeris currently looking for anEcho Cardio Tech.
_Responsibilities:_ * The CardioVascular Technologist provides timely and accurate non-invasive cardiac ultrasound testing and transesophageal echo studies as required by KWMC Cardiology Department approved protocols and procedures. * The Technologist operates under the guidelines established by this institution, the equipment manufacturer and/or safety guidelines established by the Texas Department of Health. * Prepares patient and room; orders supplies; cleans and maintains equipment, provides excellent customer services with the utmost professional and caring attitude. * Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric population.
_Qualifications:_ * Graduate of an accredited cardiac ultrasound school or several years on the job training with an in-depth knowledge of the coronary and vascular anatomy. * One year of Cardiac Cath Lab experience preferred. * Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RCDS) from American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography or eligible; OR Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) from Cardiovascular Credentialing International or eligible required * Current BLS from the American Heart Association required
Title: Echocardiographer PRN
Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood
Requisition ID: 03198-67053