Providence Health & Services Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a new opportunity as Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist (Per Diem/Variable Shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.
We are seeking a Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist who will perform diagnostic cardiac ultrasound examinations and other cardiac diagnostic tests for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician.
In this position you will:
Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, safety, environmental, and infection control policies
Prepare written/electronic documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as preliminary results evaluation and other reports
Perform all cardiac diagnostic ultrasound and other cardiac diagnostic techniques and examinations
Maintain records of examination data and other pertinent information on patients
Schedule cases to coordinate with other patient examinations
Position and transfer patients comfortably
Select proper technical factors on an individual patient basis
Select and operates equipment as directed
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops
Attend meetings as required
Abstract relevant information from the patient’s clinical record and obtains additional information if necessary
Explain procedures and positions patients on table
Position patients and operates equipment to produce the most reliable information data
Prepare preliminary reports addressed to the test reading physician
Assist medical staff during special procedures (i.e., pericardiocentesis, etc.)
Check equipment, supplies and accessories on a regular basis
Maintain orderliness and cleanliness of work areas
Record and calculate all necessary parameters and reads ECG tracings for diagnostic purposes
Assist safety officer in assessing patient environment of care and patient care areas. (PSJ only)
Stock medications and supplies in TEE cleaning room, treadmill rooms and patient procedure rooms. (PSJ only)
The following job accountabilities may be reassigned:
Assist in inventory control and ordering supplies
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current BLS-HCP Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers:
Adult, Child, Infant sponsored by the American Heart Association (AHA) or the American Red Cross (ARC); CPR/AED for professional rescuer accepted on hire until card expiration date
Current Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (ARDMS) or Registered Cardiac Sonographer (CCI)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Post High School specialized/technical training from an institution in cardiac ultrasound technology/non invasive cardiac procedures
One (1) year experience in Adults and Pediatric Cardiac Diagnostic Ultrasound Technology
About the hospital you will serve.
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 254765