Mercy Health

  • Echo Technologist, PRN - Ada

    Requisition ID
    2018-785827
    Category
    Radiology/Imaging
    Position Type
    PRN
    Shift(s)
    Evenings, To Be Determined, Weekends
    Department
    Cardiopulmonary
    Location
    US-OK-Ada
  • Overview

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    We’re a Little Different

     

    Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

     

    We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

     

    At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

     

    Responsibilities and Qualifications

     

    Cardiac Ultrasound Procedures: Performs Echocardiogram and Echo Contrast procedures as ordered by a physician. Performs all patient procedures accurately in a professional manner and practices compassionate care. Assists medical assistant as necessary to ensure optimal departmental operations.

     

    Provides Expert Assessment: Recognizes emergency patient care situations and promptly provides correct response. Evaluates patient for appropriateness of procedure, i.e., treadmill stress versus pharmacological stress. Interprets procedure and notifies physician of critical test findings.

     

    Excellent Customer Service: Responds to patient and family members’ inquiries promptly and provides information as possible while maintaining confidentiality of information as required. Answers phone in a timely manner and occasionally scheduling procedures. Communicates with others in a professional manner while maintaining a compassionate care attitude.

     

    Documentation and Clerical Duties: Operates office equipment, phone system and computer properly. Performs a variety of general office activities, i.e., copying, filing, and charting. Generates appropriate procedure charges/credits to patient accounts. Audits daily revenue sheets for accuracy and adjusts patient account charges when needed.

     

    Work Organization: Organizes daily and weekly work activities to ensure their completion in a timely manner. Utilizes downtime to maintain a clean and orderly work area.

     

    Equipment and Supply Management: Ensures proper function and cleanliness of all equipment. Appropriately manages equipment and supplies by notifying Clinical Engineering, Coordinator and other staff of any machine malfunctions in a timely manner. Ensures that adequate supply levels are available and notifies medical assistant if products need to be ordered.Job may require push & pulling.

     

    Leadership: Directs and coordinates assignments and care given by team members based on staff competencies, experience and daily assignment. Participates in the PI process and identifies opportunities to improve patient care delivery, including collecting data, monitoring and implementing changes. Enhances the learning opportunities to other staff and effectively contributes to the orientation of new team members and students.

    Performs other duties as assigned by leadership.

     

     

    *** Recieve $350 weekend pay + call back pay for PRN position! ***

     

     

    Qualifications:

    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

     

    Education: Secondary and some post-secondary. Associate degree in nursing, radiology, respiratory therapy or other medical field, or completion of an approved ultrasound training program.

     

    Licensure:

    Experience: Less than one year.

    Certifications: CCI or RDCS Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer Within 1 year Of Hire--Oklahoma. Current AHA BLS Basic Life Support.

    Other: Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills. The ability to relate testing knowledge and theory to ECHO procedures and equipment and to interpret results and isolate the most accurate readings is essential. Able to operate various office equipment, including a computer, fax machine, printer, phone.

    Preferred Education: Post-secondary (undergraduate).

    Preferred Other: Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. 

     

    We’ll Support You at Work and Home

     

    Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

     

    What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

     

    Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

     

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