Echocardiography Technician Job

Full Job Title: Echo Technician

Job Number: 17012574

Facility: SSM Health DePaul Hospital

Location: Bridgeton, MO

Schedule: Full Time

Hours: Varied

Description

Role Purpose:
Contributes to the overall patient experience through a focus on communication and monitoring of patient conditions, accuracy of the clinical exam, equipment maintenance and exceptional patient satisfaction through considerate communication and patient focused interactions.
Responsibilities:
    • Contributes to the safety of patients by monitoring safe practices and communicating concerns to other members of the care team. Collects patient and ordering information and performs tests with safety in mind.
    • Produces quality outcomes in the department by always being accountable for the quality of the exams and holding others to the same standards.
    • Assures that testing is efficient, equipment is maintained and appropriate procedures are followed.
    • Creates an optimal environment for patients through exceptional communication and a focus on meeting the expectations of the patient.
    • Contributes to the financial goals of the department through appropriate data collection and documentation and order maintenance.


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School plus specialized training from accredited school
  • Credentialed in Echocardiography or Registry eligible and must obtain Echocardiography credentialing within 6 months of hire, Current BLS certification
  • Previous vascular or echo experience preferred

SSM Health DePaul Hospital is a 476-bed hospital offering comprehensive medical services, including inpatient and outpatient surgeries using state-of-the-art technology and facilities. Opened in 1828, DePaul Hospital - St. Louis was the first hospital west of the Mississippi River and remains the oldest continuously existing business in St. Louis. DePaul Hospital serves patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area, including the communities of Bridgeton, Florissant, Hazelwood, St. Ann, St. John, Maryland Heights and Overland.

SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »


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