Penn Medicine Echo Lab Technologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Echo Lab Technologist
Job ID :91782
Job Category: Technician/Technologists
Specialty Area: Technician/Technologists
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: 40 Hours per week Days
Penn Medicine Entity: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 59 N 39th St
Education Required: High School Diploma/GED
Experience Required: Less than 1 year
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
The Cardiac Ultrasound department at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center is seeking a Echo Lab Technologist.
Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:
Performing highly skilled, specialized non-invasive tests used to diagnose cardiological abnormalities and conduct M-Mode, 2-D, Doppler echocardiogram and color flow Doppler studies in the inpatient/outpatient laboratories, patient rooms, intensive care unites, ER and OR, without physician supervision
Working with physicians and notify attending of EKG changes, or Doppler/echo findings requiring immediate action
Assisting physicians with transesophageal echocardiograms performed under conscious sedation in the laboratory and in the OR
Performing exercise stress and pharmacologic stress echocardiograms
Minimum Requirements :
Please apply if you possess these qualifications:
High School degree or equivalent required
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDCS) required
Must have visual acuity
Ability to effectively and safely utilize all equipment required
Ability to use skilled techniques and equipment operation to ensure accuracy required
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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