HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Echo/Vascular Technician PRN in Lake City, Florida
Lake City Medical Center
Lake City Medical Center has been providing quality healthcare to Lake City and the surrounding communities for almost 60 years. We are a 67-bed comprehensive facility offering medical and surgical programs including 24-hour emergency care, heart care, orthopedics, cancer care, imaging and rehabilitation services. LCMC is the area's ONLY Accredited Chest Pain Hospital and the only facility to offer interventional cardiology. We are accredited by The Joint Commission and have been named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for four consecutive years.
340 NW Commerce Dr Lake City, FL 32055
This position is responsible for obtaining diagnostic cardiac and vascular ultrasound images. This position shows sound knowledge and proficiency in the use of diagnostic echocardiography and vascular ultrasound techniques (both fixed and mobile) to assist in the diagnosis of patient disorders. Prioritizes and organizes patient flow to ensure best utilization of time. Is given general guidance and is expected to function with initiative and sound judgment to provide quality services. Demonstrates effective safety practices. Establishes and maintains a good rapport and professional relationship with fellow employees, other departments and Medical Staff. Demonstrates competence when performing other related or licensed functions.
Performs echocardiograms/vascular on adult and geriatric patient in all settings including intensive care areas.
Responsible for care or equipment.
May be required to perform stress tests, holters, and EKGs, as needed.
Performs clerical functions that are related to procedures.
Obtain images of cardiac and vascular anatomy, and quantitative calculations for interpretation.
Communicates finding to the physicians interpreting the study through echo and vascular worksheets.
Regular, punctual and dependable attendance.
Takes call for both echo and vascular studies including weekends and holidays.
Other duties, as assigned.
Customer Relations: Consistently demonstrates customer service skills with internal and external customers.
Availability/Attendance: Demonstrates flexibility and reliability and ensures that patient and facility needs are met.
Education/Development: Performs, participates, implements and evaluates personal performance, opportunities for personal growth and ability to change.
Health/Safety/Security: Knowledgeable of all policies and procedures that affect the outcomes of patient care, employee rights and responsibilities.
Productivity/Initiative: Works as a team member through interaction, assistance and demonstration. Performs, participates, implements and evaluates performance improvement activities within the department.
Job Specific: As defined in Performance Evaluation.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
· High school diploma or equivalent required.
· Formal training in Echocardiography/Vascular from a nationally accredited school preferred.
· RVS/RVT required(within 90 days of hire)
· RCS/RDCS required(within 90 days of hire)
· CPR required
· ACLS preferred(within 90 days of hire)
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
· Experience preferred
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:
· Knowledge of the cardiovascular system and EKG arrhythmias
· Flexibility with work situations and basic clerical skills
· Able to recognize abnormalities, correlate information obtained and convey the findings to physicians
Proficient sonographic techniques in order to produce accurate and appropriate
Title: Echo/Vascular Technician PRN
Location: Florida-Lake City-Lake City Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06210-1889