Echocardiographer - Echo Tech FT Days-7457-7433
At Sumner Regional Medical Center, we strive to create an excellent workplace for our employees. We are committed to providing employees with an environment based on respect and one that encourages personal and professional growth.
Responsible for performing echocardiography exams. Performs other diagnostic procedures dependent upon registration/certification.
Reports to: Director Diagnostic Services
State-of-the-art diagnostic imaging services are conveniently located at Sumner Reginal Medical Center in Gallatin as well as Sumner Station located off Vietnam Veterans Blvd between Gallatin and Hendersonville, Tennessee. We are happy to serve patients in Sumner County, as well as neighboring Wilson County, Trousdale County, Macon County, and the southern Kentucky region.
Graduate from echocardiography program or ultrasound program with echocardiography cross-training - Required
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
American Heart Association Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) required or must be obtained within 90 days of employment.
Must be registered or registry eligible (registered within 1 year of employment or cross-training); Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or Registered Cardiovascular Technologist (RCVT) certification.
Minimum Work Experience
One year experience in echocardiography. Cardiac structure and arrhythmia recognition required.
Work Schedule Day shift, 7-10 hr/shift, rotate weekends