Under the direction of the Medical Director and the Director of Special Diagnostics, performs technical duties required in a variety of echocardiographic procedures. Operates imaging equipment in compliance with manufacture specifications. Follows protocols for Imaging physician ordered exams. Obtains optimum diagnostic imaging of the heart to aid in diagnosis or progress of disease. Participates in the quality, process and performance improvement initiatives as requested
SCOPE OF PRACTICE:
Functions within the scope of practice defined by the credentialing body. Technologists do not interpret imaging or provide patients with their impression of imaging. It is not within any technologistsï¿½ scope of practice to refer patients to a specific physician for follow up.
Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound Technology Program or minimum education required for credentials as listed below.
2 years experience preferred in ultrasound imaging
Registered in ECHO by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or
Cardiovascular Credentialing International
American Heart Association BLS certification
Basic computer skills
Primary Location: Delray Beach, Florida
Facility: Delray Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 1905037247
About Delray Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.