Fairview Health Services  Echocardiology Technician - Pediatric $3,000 Sign-On Bonus in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Echocardiology Technician - Pediatric $3,000 Sign-On Bonus

Specialty Radiology/Imaging

Location University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Department Pediatrics Echo Ekg Lab

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Day

Date Posted 06/20/2018

Job Number 18-73571

Job Description:

Performs non-invasive cardiac diagnostic imaging using ultrasound technology to aid the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of congenital and acquired cardiac diseases.

Shifts are: Day shifts working Monday - Friday + call (60 minute call response)

Demonstrates ability to evaluate the cardiac status by using a logical and systematic approach to analyze the heart and related structures segmentally.

Thoracoabdominal situs

Cardiac Position

Atrial Situs

Atrioventricular connection

Ventricular Morphology

Ventriculoarterial connection

Extensive knowledge of the incidence, causes, inheritance patterns, and pathologic consequences of congenital malformations. Ability to evaluate pediatric patients with complex congenital heart disease.

Knowledge and understanding of surgical procedures for the repair or partial repair of congenital heart disease and the various modifications encountered for different congenital disorders.

Knowledge of the 3 major categories of corrective procedures and the variations encountered.

Ability to evaluate complex fetal cardiac anatomy and physiology

Ability to provide relevant echocardiographic data, making quantitative calculations and communicating the impressions for the physicians.

Participates in quality assurance activities

Participates in research studies as needed

This position is elligible for a $3,000 sign-on bonus

Job Qualifications:

Education:

Minimum Education

Associates Degree in Echocardiography

Preferred Education

Bachelors Degree in Echocardiography

Minimum License/Certification/Registration

Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) - adult or pediatric

BLS

Preferred License/Certification/Registration

RDCS - fetal

Experience:

Minimum Experience

5 years

Preferred Experience

10 years

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.