Lead Echo Tech

  • MaineHealth
  • Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
  • Jan 21, 2021

Job Description

Summary

At Southern Maine Health Care, you'll find the best of both worlds: the friendliness and natural beauty of southern Maine, and the opportunity to work with the best resources and technology healthcare has to offer. Our organization and staff play an integral role in improving the health of the people in the communities we serve, through volunteerism and outreach programs. As a member of the MaineHealth system, SMHC offers a breadth and depth of services, facilities and training that provide opportunities for both personal and professional growth.
  • Position Summary
    • Working under the direction of the Cardiopulmonary Manager/Supervisor, the Lead Echo Tech is responsible for administering or assisting medical staff with the following diagnostic tests:  Echocardiogram, M-mode, 2D, Doppler, Stress Echo, Contrast Bubble Studies, and TEE's. Additionally the Echo Tech assists with Stress Testing, Holter monitors, Event monitors, and EKGs.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Knowledge of Cardiac anatomy and physiology as well as procedures and equipment at a level generally acquired through completion of an approved program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. 
    • License/Certifications: BLS Certification required. ACLS Certification encouraged.
    • Experience: Minimum of 5 years in 2-D echo, Exercise and Chemical Stress echo and TEE's is desirable.
    • Must be registered in adult echo.