ECHO TECH II -PD
Deer Valley Med Center
CV EKG Echo
Under the direction of the Supervisor, the Echo Tech II performs high quality cardiac and/or vascular ultrasound procedures that require ingenuity, initiative and independent judgment. Additionally performs all ultrasound techniques and examination in another credentialed modality according to the site staffed. Provides excellent customer service adhering to established safety standards. Performs a variety of tasks providing technical expertise to maintain, enhance, and advance departmental standards. Assists in quality control and quality assurance. Follows the guidelines of the laboratory to adhere to accreditation standards. Maintains confidentiality in all related activities. Attends required meetings and maintains continuing education. Cultivates a collaborative and cooperative work environment within the organization to exceed patient expectations.
May perform advanced cardiac and/or vascular ultrasound services such as physiologic arterial testing, congenital, myocardial mechanics, 3D imaging, and stress. Acts as a preceptor by on-boarding Cardiovascular Sonographers with departmental orientation and use of equipment in a clinical setting. May instruct other sonographers in the performance of cardiovascular procedures.
BASIC EDUCATION: Completion of CAAHEP accredited, School of Ultrasound Technology, or Cardiovascular Technology, or equivalent education.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE: Registered in 2 or more modalities through American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) certification in Cardiac and/or Vascular ultrasound, BCLS
BASIC FIELD OF EXPERIENCE: 1 year of experience.