Echocardiograph Sonography Technologist

    William Backus Hospital
    Norwich, CT, NORWICH, CT
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Work where every moment matters.

    Every day, almost 25,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most comprehensive healthcare network.

    Join us at Backus Hospital as we live our values every day. As part of Hartford HealthCare we create a better future for healthcare in Connecticut and beyond. By embodying these values we have become nationally respected for patient care and most trusted for personalized coordinated care. Come be part of something special!

    For more than 118 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our communities.

    JOB SUMMARY
    Performs diagnostic echocardiography procedures according to department procedures.


    Qualifications :

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
    Education
    : Graduate of an Echocardiography program.

    Experience: Three (3) months of of clinical echocardiography experience, which can include clinical rotation hours of the Echcardiography curriculum.

    License and Certification: Adult Echocardiography registry eligible. Ability to obtain and maintain Basic Life Support (BLS) within 90 days of hire.

    PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS
    Education:
    Graduate of Echocardiography program.

    Experience: One (1) year of clinical echocardiography experience including pediatric studies.

    License and Certification: Registered in Adult Echocardiography.

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
    Ability to read and understand oral and written instructions, and effectively communicate information. Basic computer skills (including opening/reading email, basic internet use).
    Works efficiently and organizes time appropriately. Ability to prioritize daily work assignments. Ability to manage time and meet deadlines in a hectic environment.

    PROBLEM SOLVING AND DECISION MAKING
    Work is performed in accordance with instructions and procedures. Requires a high level of analytical ability in order to gather and interpret information from various sources. Able to take the appropriate action in response to changes, circumstances and problems.

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    With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.

    Posting ID: 548697603Posted: 2020-03-31