HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Echo Dept Ultrasound Technologist | Part Time Evenings in St Petersburg, Florida
St. Pete General, located in the heart of South Pinellas County, Florida, is only minutes from pristine gulf coast beaches as well as the thriving city life of downtown St. Pete. St. Petersburg General Hospital is a 215-bed facility dedicated to serving the residents of Pinellas County and beyond for over 4 decades. Ranked as a Top Place to Work in Tampa Bay for 4 consecutive years, we are proud to attract outstanding talent from all walks of life and make sure to treat our staff accordingly. Here, we’re all each other’s resource in maintaining the very highest standards of care. We invite you to join us and realize your own career growth in a vibrant community of healthcare professionals.
Our growing acute-care hospital offers a full spectrum of services, including:
Level I Nursery
Wound Care Center
Echo Tech - Part Time - 20 hours/week - rotating weekends
Demonstrates concern and empathy to patients. Demonstrates responsibility and accountability in performing procedures, contributes of physician diagnosis, and provides care in a caring, compassionate, and respectful manner.
Verifies physician order and reviews patient’s cardiac history prior to the procedure. Prepares and positions patients and equipment in a safe, competent manner in accordance with established operating procedures.
Performs echocardiography procedures/studies in accordance with established operating procedures and routines accurately and in a timely manner.
Collects clear data for physician analysis of cardiac structure and functioning. Ensures reports are processed and report data is provided to physician at completion of procedure.
Maintains effective communication with patient; provides explanation procedures within scope of practice.
Maintains proactive and effective communication with cardiologist regarding any unusual clinical findings or history.
Demonstrates use of the interdisciplinary team approach to patient care; collaborates, confers and with physicians, colleagues and other members of the healthcare team as appropriate.
Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues.
Supports physicians’ need to operate in multiple work environments; provides assistance within scope of practice in ensuring physician can easily access and utilize services.
Demonstrates a “patients first” approach to care.
Demonstrates awareness and respect to the patient, family and/or significant others as an individual and family unit.
Takes responsibility for ensuring orders match diagnosis to ensure proper reimbursement for services and ensures appropriate patient charges are recorded.
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Graduate of an accredited program for Radiographers or Ultrasonographers.
- Current ARDMS ultrasound registry required.
- Mandatory rotation of call.
- Experience in Abdomen, OB/GYN and/or Vascular procedures preferred.
- Current Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS).
- Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
- Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.
Title: Echo Dept Ultrasound Technologist | Part Time Evenings
Location: Florida-St Petersburg-St Petersburg General Hospital - St Petersburg
Requisition ID: 01387-4810