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Jacksonville, FL
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Ultrasound Tech - Cardiac Job

Location: Jacksonville, FL, US

Company: Mayo Clinic

Department: Cardiovascular Diseases

A Life-Changing Career

Responsibilities: Performs various (basic and advanced) cardiac ultrasound examinations under direction of staff Cardiologist. Utilizes Ultrasound equipment. Provides direct patient care to patients. Contributes to efficient operation of department, ensuring quality and continuity of patient care. Rotates between the Davis and Mayo building. Techs may be required to rotate to outreach (St. Augustine). Responsible for thorough imaging and documentation of various conditions and anatomical differences. Must possess extensive knowledge of human anatomy and physiology. Uses several different types of Ultrasound equipment and transducers. Utilizes all Ultrasound techniques, including gray scale imaging, color and spectral Doppler, 3D, and strain imaging. Provides interpreting physician with preliminary report through EIMS, then reviews all images prior to final reading of the exam.

Qualifications: EDUCATION: A degree from an accredited program in Cardiac Ultrasound is preferred, but not required, for the cardiac sonographer. Current RDCS, RCS or RCCS required.
EXPERIENCE: Congenital experience strongly preferred. Three years of experience preferred. A new graduate from an accredited Echo program who is registered may be considered.

Additional Qualifications: COMPETENCY: JOB KNOWLEDGE: Expert knowledge of anatomy and physiology, ultrasound principles and practices as well as the ability to obtain high quality images required. Good observational and interpersonal skills required. Basic keyboarding skills required. Ability to handle multiple functions simultaneously required. Must be able to make decisions for scan quality and preservation of schedule. Must be able to maintain workflow. Must demonstrate ability to work with patients on a variety of levels. Consistently utilizes time between tasks for the benefit of the department. Must be able to utilize the following equipment: Ultrasound equipment and transducers Image Management Equipment

* Telephone,
* computers and printers
* copy machines
* oxygen equipment
* patient transport equipment
* patient safety equipment
* software: MS Word, Excel, EIMS, Prosolv, PowerChart,

ADDL CONSIDERATIONS: Must be able to tolerate frequent walking, standing, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to reach above shoulder level and endure occasional twisting and turning. Must be able to communicate well verbally and in writing. Must be able to hear at ordinary conversation level, and possess good visual acuity.

Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours/Pay Period: 80
Schedule Details: 7:00am - 5:30pm; Monday - Friday with on call rotation

Recruiter: Jodi Clifton

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Site Description: Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Nursing, Other Patient Care
Job Posting Number: 85614BR

Date: Aug 11, 2017

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville

Job Segment: Medical Technologist, Physiology, Medical, Ultrasound, Cardiac, Healthcare

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