Requisition #: 1856
Location: Johns Hopkins Intrastaff, Bethesda, MD 20810
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Week: Temporary Full Time
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Nov. 12, 2019
Johns Hopkins Intrastaff is the internal staffing agency for the Johns Hopkins Health System and partner hospitals, providing temporary support to a variety of the Johns Hopkins locations. Our employees are the strength of our service. Intrastaff is unique because it's one of the very few agencies where a person has the benefit of being a temporary employee and also feels like a member of a large organization. Working at Hopkins means joining a culturally diverse team that includes some of the best nurses, physicians and allied health professionals in the world. Directly or indirectly, you'll have exposure to cutting-edge technology and groundbreaking medical research.
We are currently seeking an Echocardiographer for a temporary assignment at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, MD.
Monday - Friday 7:30a - 4pm (8-hr shifts X5) or 7:30am - 6pm (10-hr shifts X4)
Demonstrates knowledge of techniques, procedures, use of equipment and Hospital and departmental policies necessary for job performance.
Performs all 2D echos, transesophageal echocardiograms (TEE) and stress echo tests.
Maintains and insures proper use of equipment: including proper notification to repair service; proper upkeep of Echo machines and probes.
Orders all supplies; ensures non-invasive equipment and supplies are available for TEE's. Communicates with non-invasive and cardiac OR as needed.
Delivers quality care and maintains appropriate related records and files.
Enters charges into billing program for both inpatients and outpatients.
Performs accurate documentation procedures; utilizes the computer and filing system.
Responds to stats for in/outpatients in a timely manner.
Maintains necessary documentation for certification of Echo Lab. Meets regularly with director of Echo Lab.
Bachelor degree required. Completion of an accredited sonography program in Echocardiography and at least one (1) year of experience is required performing echocardiograms in a hospital setting.
Registered in MD as a RCVT or RDCS; Echocardiograph cert required.
Valid CPR/BLS certification required upon hire and recertification required every two years.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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