Penn Medicine Echo Lab Technologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Echo Lab Technologist

  • Job ID :72425

  • Job Category: Technician/Technologists

  • Specialty Area: Technician/Technologists

  • Primary Shift: Day

  • Work Schedule: Day

  • Penn Medicine Entity: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

  • Location: Philadelphia, PA

  • Address: 59 N 39th St

  • Education Required: Per Position Description

  • Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years

  • Employment Type: Full-Time Regular

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Position Description :

The Philadelphia Heart Institute at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center is seeking a Echocardiographer

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 :

Qualifications for position:

High School degree or equivalent required

Cardiovascular Technology (CVT) degree or CVT related certificate and/ or 1-2 years related work experience in echocardiography required

Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDCS) or Cardiology Credentialing International (RCS) required or be registry eligible attained within 1 year of employment

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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