Community Health Network Echo Tech / Cardiac Sonographer in Indianapolis, Indiana

Echo Tech / Cardiac Sonographer

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Category

Allied Health

Job Family

Imaging

Department

Cardiac Testing-Echo

Schedule

Per Diem

Facility

Community Hospital East

1500 North Ritter Avenue

Indianapolis, IN 46219

United States

Shift

Day Job

Hours

7:00am - 4:30pm PRN hours as needed

Job LocationThe Echo Technician position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana. This person will be required to float to each of our main hospitals, Community East, Community North, Community South and Community Heart and Vascular.Job Duties

  • The Echo Technician or Registered Cardiac Sonographer provides ultrasound diagnostic tests for patients.

  • Performs 2-D/Doppler/Colorflow ultrasound, as directed by physician.

  • Performs transesophageal echo, stress Echos and contrast Echos.

  • Schedules patients and explains procedures.

  • Positions patients and selects appropriate transducer.

  • Maintains equipment.

  • Orders and stocks ultrasound supplies.

ExperienceSee Licenses below.EducationHigh School Diploma or GED RequiredAssociate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred with completion of ultrasonic technology through ARDMS or CCI credential. LicenseCertification in diagnostic ultrasound through ARDMS or CCI.Skills

  • Knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy and physiology to pinpoint area of imaging

  • Skills in operating ultrasound equipment

  • Skills in establishing and maintaining effective working relationship with patients and medical staff

  • Ability to adapt easily and appropriately apply guidelines and procedures

  • Demonstrate teamwork and strong communication skills

KeywordsCardiac; diagnostic ultrasound; echo; sonographer; cardiac imaging, cardiac sonographerk echocardiographerRanked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them – in hospitals, health pavilions and doctor's offices, as well as workplaces, schools and homes. Exceptional care, simply delivered.Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.