Cardiovascular Ultrasound Technician (Non
Lourdes - Binghamton, NY

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How to Apply

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To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.lourdes.com.

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment Kiosks in the following locations:

In Human Resources located at 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY, 13905 or at Lourdes Hospital on the ground floor outside of Employee Health.

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact (607) 798-5256.

Organizational Statement

Lourdes is more than a great place to work. Since 1925, Lourdes has been committed to providing quality care to our community. We are a member of the nation's largest non-profit health organization, Ascension Health. The system includes over 50 hospitals, nursing homes, and psychiatric facilities in 20 states. Its purpose is to provide quality healthcare services to promote health, treat illness, and alleviate suffering.

In Binghamton, NY, the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region.

We have been fortunate in attracting talented, dedicated, and caring employees at all levels of our organization. Lourdes strives to afford employees the opportunity for creativity, continued education, and incentives to innovate.

In this service, we truly believe that the medical staff is a valued partner and that each employee's contribution plays a valuable and important role in achieving the quality care provided by our organization.

When you join us at Lourdes you'll become part of a team that prizes not only your professional talents, but your personal compassion as well. There is something unique in how we go about what we do. And, we hope that it may inspire you to join our team.

Responsibilities

Perform vascular diagnostic studies with a comprehensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology.Perform cardiovascular diagnostic studies which include: vascular, cardiac, and neurological procedures. Comprehensive knowledge of cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology acquired through completion of an Associate Degree in Sciences or equivalent work experience. RDMS certification is preferred. Perform routine, non-invasive diagnostic testing in the area of cardiac ultrasound and Doppler services. Record anatomical and physiological data associated with the cardiac system by non-invasive ultrasonography and duplex process. Make all echocardiology results available for interpretation by performing associated computation and report results to appropriate physicians.Routinely consult with interpreting physicians regarding technical performance and interpretation of the studies. Perform routine and emergency EKG¿s as ordered and screen the tracing for gross abnormalities and will report serious abnormalities to physicians immediately if needed. Apply and process holter monitors as ordered by physicians. Assist physicians in performing stress test procedures and perform all associated paperwork. Is responsible for communicating the need for all supplies and equipment associated with the lab to the appropriate supervisor. Is willing to cross-train within the department to develop competency in performing non-invasive vascular studies.

Qualifications

Comprehensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology acquired through completion of an Associate Degree in Sciences or equivalent work experience. RVT Certification is preferred with at least one year's experience in an accredited vascular lab. Active pursuit of RDMS qualification is desired. Must possess the technical aptitude normally acquired in up to three (3) months experience on the job to carry out these studies using sophisticated equipment. Must possess analytical skills to adapt test results to the particular clinical circumstances of each patient. Must maintain interpersonal skills necessary to speak with patients and physicians.

Closing Statement

As an equal opportunity employer, Lourdes Hospital complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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Lourdes Hospital is sponsored by Catholic Healthcare Partners (CHP), one of the largest not-for-profit health systems in the nation. Located...