HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Echo/Vascular Technician/FT in Oviedo, Florida

Oviedo Medical Centerwill be built on the same property where Oviedo ER, a freestanding emergency department that is a department of Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sanford, is currently located. Oviedo ER will be expanded to 22 beds and will become the Oviedo Medical Center emergency department. In addition to 24/7 emergency care, the new 64-bed acute care hospital will bring a full range of healthcare services to east Seminole County and surrounding communities. Services will include medical and surgical inpatient units, intensive care, medical cardiology, telemetry, cardiac catheterization, inpatient and outpatient surgery, women’s services including labor and delivery, cardiopulmonary services, comprehensive diagnostic imaging and physical, occupational and speech therapy. When it opens in 2017, Oviedo Medical Center is expected to serve more than 35,000 patients in its first year.

POSITION SUMMARY The Cardiovascular Sonographer is a highly skilled individual qualified by academic and clinical experience to produce and evaluate ultrasound images.

  • Demonstrates the ability to initiate cardiovascular ultrasound testing in compliance with departmental policy and procedures

  • Demonstrates ability to evaluate the appropriateness of the procedure and to suggest and implement alternative modalities to ensure the safety and well being of the patient.

  • Recognizes, verifies, documents and implements physician’s orders as outlined in policy and procedure.

  • Maintains complete, accurate and concise documentation as outlined in policy and procedure and including, but not limited to, physician notification of abnormal diagnostic values.

  • Assures accurate documentation for charges of all services performed.

  • Acts as a resource person for physicians, other departments, fellow staff members, patients and family members providing education and information regarding cardiopulmonary services.

  • Demonstrates skills proficiency and knowledge of the clinical application of all modalities performed.

    EDUCATION Completion of a formal training program and/or 2 year minimum OJT in an Echo Lab , License/Certification - Registered or Reg eligible in ECHO/Vascular, BLS

    1-3 years, basic echocardiography knowledge, cardiac anatomy/physiology

    Interpersonal, Customer Relations, Read/Comprehend Written Instruction, Computer/Basic Entry.

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Title: Echo/Vascular Technician/FT

Location: Florida-Oviedo-Oviedo Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26750-130