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Providence Health & Services Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist (Per diem, Day Shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, 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

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current BSL 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)

  • One (1) year experience in Adults and Pediatric Cardiac Diagnostic Ultrasound Technology

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Post High School specialized/technical training from an institution in cardiac ultrasound technology/non invasive cardiac procedures

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 392-bed acute care facility founded over 75 years ago by the Sisters of Providence. Known for our state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, we provide the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities.

We provide many specialized services and treatment capabilities. Our Heart and Vascular center delivers care with one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers for heart attack victims. The Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, which supports our Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, continues to grow inpatient and outpatient programs addressing stroke, Parkinson’s, and brain tumors. Maternal Child Health Services, including a level 3 NICU, support whole family care with 24/7 on site labor support and community education. The Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology providers, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building. Our exceptional orthopedic program has recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. Our Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery. In the fall of 2022 we will open our brand new, state-of-the-art Emergency Department which will triple our capacity to care for the community in their time of greatest need.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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

Shift: Day

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 300783

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