Registered Echo Vascular Ultrasound Tech

Confidential Company  •  Monterey, CA

Less than 5 years experience  • 

$95K - $118K
Posted on 05/01/18
Confidential Company
Monterey, CA
Less than 5 years experience
$95K - $118K
Posted on 05/01/18

Job Duties

 

  • Duties include performance of cardiac and/or vascular ultrasound studies.
  • Cardiac studies include: 2D doppler/color echo, stress echo,
  • Dobutamine stress echo, and assistance with TEE's (intraop TEE).
  • Vascular studies include: carotid imaging, venous imaging, physiologic arterial testing, hemodialysis access graft imaging, and Intra-operative imaging of vessels using sterile technique.
  • Any findings are reported to the interpreting physician which is important in delivering necessary urgent care.
  • Participation in an on-call rotation is a requisite. Successful candidate will also have the potential to pick up extra weekend on-call.

 

Required Experience/Skill Set

 

  • Cardiac echo tech proficiency must include: Adult echocardiography (following CHOMP ICAEL protocol), stress echo and TEE.
  • Vascular tech proficiency includes: Physiologic testing (rest and exercise); arterial imaging and Doppler (upper and lower extremities); venous imaging (upper, lower and mapping); bypass graft imaging; GSV ablation, and carotid imaging and doppler.
  • Must possess the skills to perform studies independently in at least two of the three modalities: echo, vascular ultrasound, and/or intraoperative TEE.
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal skills, both verbal and written.

 

Preferences

 

  • 2+ years acute care experience in the following
  • Experience working directly with a vascular surgeon
  • Experience with stress Echo (exercise and pharmacologic) and pediatric echoes
  • Experience with intra-operative imaging and required sterile technique
  • Experience with digital imaging and reporting
  • If a registered Cardiac ultrasound tech: then proficiency in vascular ultrasound is desirable
  • If a registered Vascular ultrasound tech: then proficiency in cardiac ultrasound is desirable
  • Proficiency in intra op TEE

 

Education

 

  • As needed to obtain licensure

Licensure/Certification

  • Must be registered by ARDMS (RVT) or (RDCS) and/or CCI (RVS) or (RCS)
  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification required

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $46.00 to $56.85 /hour

Experience:

  • Vascular Ultrasound Tech: 1 year (Required)
  • overall Ultrasound Tech: 1 year (Required)
  • Echocardiogram Tech: 1 year (Required)
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