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Non-Invasive Cardio Technologist, Full Time, Days - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
San Luis Obispo, California, United States
Posted:
February 14, 2018
Description:

Non-Invasive Cardio Technologist, Full Time, Days - RT

San Luis Obispo, California

JOB DESCRIPTION

* Assists with cardiovascular and non-invasive studies or treatments.

* Competently performs M-Mode with calculations, 2-D procedures with all necessary views and calculations, Doppler echo with analysis, all information and data as required, all peripheral vascular procedures including arterial Doppler, venous Doppler, segmental pressures, ankle-arm index, carotid ultrasound, tilt table exams, treadmills, 24 hour holters, and pharmacological studies.

* Must be able to demonstrate ability to obtain and interpret information in terms of the patient's age-specific needs (i.e. Pediatric Echo or Geriatric Doppler Exam) and anticipate the needs of physician and aware of potential patient problems.

* Must keep updated on the latest advances in cardiovascular techniques and equipment and be a willing preceptor for new technicians and share knowledge and expertise in mentoring other staff.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

1. Current Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Ultrasonographer (RDCS or RCVT) or RDCS required.

2. Current BLS Certification.

3. Minimum two years previous experience as a cardiac ultrasound technician OR completion of a one year certified cardiac ultrasound course, minimum one year recent clinical cardiology or cardiovascular experience.

4. Six months non-invasive cardiac ultrasound experience.

5. Must be able to follow instructions, work quickly and accurately in a fast paced environment.

6. Analytical and grammatical skills are necessary to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.

7. Organizational and multi-tasking skills are essential.

8. Must be fluent in spoken and written English.

9. Must be able to fulfill the essential functions of the position.

10. Present Salary?

11. Salary Expectation?

12. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?