Echo Tech

  • MaineHealth
  • Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
  • Mar 06, 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 Cardio Pulmonary Manager/Supervisor, the 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 at SMHC and SMHC Cardiology.
  • 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 preferred. 
    • License/Certifications: BLS Certification required.
    • Experience: Minimum of six to twelve months of experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience preferred. Previous experience in 2-D echo, Exercise and Chemical Stress echo and TEE's is desirable.
    • Must be board registered within 1 year in Adult Echocardiography.