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Fairview Southdale Hospital serves the greater Twin Cities metro area. Were known for our award-winning heart, stroke and cancer care. We also provide on-site access to a variety of specialty services, from childbirth and pediatrics to orthopedics and surgery. We have been designated a Level III Trauma Center, which means our emergency support services are staffed 24-hours a day to help support the Southdale community if the need arises.
We are looking for a Echocardiographer to join our team!
Performs various echocardiograms according to departmental policies and procedures.
Exercise and pharmacological echocardiograms.
Utilizes contrast agents for echocardiograms as needed.
Assists physicians with transesophageal echocardiograms.
Prepares echocardiogram for interpretation including accurate preliminary report.
Participates in quality assurance activities per ICAEL and laboratory standards.
Attends required Q.A. meetings.
Participates in quality improvement programs.
Required continuing medical education (CME).
Participates in research studies as needed.
Completes various clerical and departmental tasks for efficient departmental operations.
Completes patient registration.
Replenish laboratory supplies as needed.
Clean echo cart and room after each use.
Copies and prepare DVD/CD/tapes for outside interpretation/use.
Meets all role-related and age-specific competencies.
Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served.
Partners with patient care giver in care/decision making.
Communicates in a respective manner.
Ensures a safe, secure environment.
Individualizes plan of care to meet patient needs.
Modifies clinical interventions based on population served.
Provides patient education based on as assessment of learning needs of patient/care giver.
BLS certified. Must have current BLS at time of hire
New hires must obtain Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography or Registered Cardiac Sonography (RCS) from Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) within six months of date of hire.
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.Its broad continuum also includes 60 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.