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RWJBarnabas Health Echocardiograph Tech Cert in New Brunswick, New Jersey

Echocardiograph Tech CertReq #:0000134867

Category:No Category Assigned

Status:Full-Time

Shift:Evening

Facility:RWJ New Brunswick

Department:Echo / Vascular Lab

Location:

Main Hospital - New Brunswick, One Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Job Overview:

Performs a variety of invasive & Non-Invasive technical procedure, which evaluates intra-cardiac disease, anatomy & and heart function and requires independent judgement, ingenuity & initiative in the application of cardiac ultrasound testing for diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. Required to participate in Process Improvement initiatives and to assist in maintaining ICAEL Accreditation.

Qualifications:

Required:

  • Graduate of Cardiac Ultrasound Program, 2-D & Doppler (Two (2) year program or equivalent.)

  • ARDMS or CCI Certified

  • Adult CPR through American Heart Association

  • Proficient operating standard Cardiac Ultrasound Systems as to perform technical job responsibilities.

  • Experience in TEE and Stress Echo Procedures.

Preferred:

  • One (1) year of hospital experience preferred.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs 2-D, M-Mode Echo, Color flow, Pulse Doppler Studies with skill and Competence. Can function independently at a level that achieves optimum visualization and analysis of intra cardiac diagnostic information. Use an enhancing agent (Definity) when appropriate.

  • Ensure that the appropriate policies and protocols are followed during all procedures.

  • Obtain measurements and calculations accordingly on the Echo Machines. Be able to obtain diagnostic information necessary for interpretation of each individual echo study. Notify Cardiologist of Emergent Critical Values at the time of study.

  • Mastering pied-off probe during echo exams. Perform TEE Exams with skill and confidence. Perform Stress Echo & Dobutamine Stress Echo with skill and confidence. Master Contrast agent (Definity) injections with skill and confidence. Determine when to administer contrast agents.

  • Maintain all necessary paperwork such as patient face sheets, keep accurate daily Cardiologist worksheets as well as department worksheet. Enter all data on Echo equipment and computer ISCV database after each study is completed as well to insure charges drop to begin & end exam, for the procedure immediately.

  • Responsible to keep current within area of technical expertise.

  • Provide technical support to other staff members as needed or required. Participate in department specific process improvement and Quality initiatives to maintain ICAEL Accreditation.

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At RWJBarnabas Health, our market-competitive Total Rewards package provides comprehensive benefits and resources to support our employees physical, emotional, social, and financial health.

+ + Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Medical and Prescription Drug Insurance

  • Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Retirement Plans

  • Short & Long Term Disability

  • Life & Accidental Death Insurance

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Wellness Programs

  • Voluntary Benefits (e.g., Pet Insurance)

  • Discounts Through our Partners such as NJ Devils, NJ PAC, Verizon, and more!

Choosing RWJBarnabas Health

RWJBarnabas Health is the premier health care destination providing patient-centered, high-quality academic medicine in a compassionate and equitable manner, while delivering a best-in-class work experience to every member of the team. We honor and appreciate the privilege of creating and sustaining healthier communities, one person and one community at a time. As the leading academic health system in New Jersey, we advance innovative strategies in high-quality patient care, education, and research to address both the clinical and social determinants of health.

RWJBarnabas Health aims to truly make a unique impact in local communities throughout New Jersey. From vastly improving the health of local residents to creating educational and career opportunities, this combination greatly benefits the state. We understand the growing and evolving needs of residents in New Jersey whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs and education.

Equal Opportunity Employer

RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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