Job Description

Job Title: Echo Technologist
Job ID: 62277967
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Between 6:30am-5:00pm
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport
Department: NON-INVASIVE CARDIOLOGY
Location: 700 High Street, Williamsport PA 17701

Description

UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport is hiring a full-time Echo Technologist! This role will be scheduled daylight shifts varying from 6:30am to 5:00pm with rotating weekend, holiday and on-call responsibilities. 

UPMC offers a competitive benefits package and has a career ladder in place that allows the ability to progress from both a technical and managerial standpoint. Apply today and find out where your career can take you!

Purpose:

Perform a variety of Ultrasonic (Echocardiographic) evaluations of the heart for diagnostic purposes. These tests include Complete Echocardiographic studies, Enhancement (Definity) Studies, Bubble Echo Studies, Stress Echo and Transesophageal Echo studies

Responsibilities:
  • Prepare testing procedures for interpretation, within the established time frame by pulling previous reports, documenting measurements and findings on the technician worksheet, presenting OP written orders, documenting appropriate information in the log books.
  • Accurately enter patient demographics and information, utilizing the modality work list on the Echo machines and/or manually entering data in the Syngo and MUSE systems.
  • Maintain equipment by cleaning and stocking machines daily and alerting appropriate personal of needed repairs and supplies.
  • Perform Cardiac Ultrasound procedures according to guidelines established by the Medical Director. These procedures must be performed in the established time frame and according to established protocol. These procedures include: M-Mode, 2D, Doppler, Color flow Doppler, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Echo Enhancement, Bubble studies and Stress Echocardiography.
  • Complete the billing for ALL Echo procedures performed by utilizing the Hospital's eRecord system and hospital computers by the end of one's shift.

Qualifications

  • Completion of an accredited sonographer program with registration or registration eligibility. 
  • Ability to work flexible hours and days of the week to include weekends and holidays. 
  • Taking call as scheduled.
Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) preferred.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 31 Child Abuse Reporting with renewal
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal
UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Salary Range: $27.88 to $43.21 / hour

Union Position: No

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