2D Echo Tech

June 5, 2018 3:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Job Description:

  • Prepares for examinations by checking equipment and inventorying and restocking supplies; reviewing patients schedules; reading physicians’ orders for specific examinations; setting-up recording equipment; entering patient information into system.
  • Reduces patient anxieties by explaining procedures; answering questions; providing assistance to examination
    bed or treadmill.
  • Prepares patients by positioning patient; spreading gels; attaching electrodes to chest and equipment; adjusting equipment controls; verifying wave signals.
  • Obtains quality images by positioning and re-positioning transducer; monitoring display screen; listening to signals; adjusting equipment for beam strength and focus; detecting artifacts that mimic abnormalities; recording images.
  • Records examination information by printing graphics and data; calculating measurements of heart wall,
    chamber size, and blood flow direction and velocity; comparing measurements to norms.
  • Protects patients by adhering to safety policies and protocols.
  • Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential; cautioning others
    regarding potential breaches.
  • Performs the related duties as the need arises.

 

Qualifications:

  • Must possess at least a Bachelor’s/College Degree of Medical Science or equivalent.
  • With a minimum of 1 year work experience in same field.
  • Must have experience in a Hospital industry.
  • Must have knowledge in medical terminology.
  • Systematic, highly organized and with keen eye for details.
  • Can work well with minimum supervision.

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