Cardiac Sonographer II PRN Weekends in Tampa, FL at Florida Hospital Tampa

Date Posted: 8/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/31/2018
  • Job ID:
    18008721
  • Job Function
    Cardiology
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital Tampa

Job Description


Description
Work Hours/Shifts

Saturday & Sunday As Needed 

Florida Hospital Tampa

Our hospital has celebrated many firsts in Tampa’s health care history since we opened our doors in 1968. Today, more than four decades later, Florida Hospital Tampa continues to offer innovative medicine as we elevate health care in the Tampa Bay region.

At Florida Hospital Tampa, our diverse clinical specialties provide world-class health care to our patients. We offer the most trusted, expert care in key specialties including cardiovascular care, neurosciences, orthopedics, women's health, cancer and surgery. Our skilled surgeons not only utilize minimally invasive and robot-assisted procedures, but they are also leaders in improving these advanced techniques.

You will be responsible for:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.
Performs, properly documents and reports all procedures in accordance with departmental policy.
Adapts procedure to each patient’s medical situation obtaining all available necessary information for proper interpretation.
Demonstrates knowledge of cardiac anatomy and physiology.
Calculates information accurately.
Follows through with all details to ensure a smooth and timely flow of procedures.
Accurately documents, completes and charges procedures to ensure quality standards set by the department and hospital. 
Participates in Performance Improvement projects as requested, and proactively initiates process improvement ideas.
Keeps supervisor informed and seeks assistance from appropriate individuals when confronted with complicated procedures to ensure safe and effective patient care. 
Communicates abnormal findings to the reading physicians and notifies the physicians of procedures to be interpreted. 
Communicates with patients and family members appropriate to age and understanding.
Manages time and equipment effectively and works as a team member to provide the best patient care.
Carries out assignments in a timely manner. 
Receives instructions and guidance from the supervisors and is compliant with special requests as situations dictate.
Qualifications

You will be responsible for:

  • Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.
  • Performs, properly documents and reports all procedures in accordance with departmental policy.
  • Adapts procedure to each patient’s medical situation obtaining all available necessary information for proper interpretation.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of cardiac anatomy and physiology.
  • Calculates information accurately.
  • Follows through with all details to ensure a smooth and timely flow of procedures.
  • Accurately documents, completes and charges procedures to ensure quality standards set by the department and hospital. 
  • Participates in Performance Improvement projects as requested, and proactively initiates process improvement ideas.
  • Keeps supervisor informed and seeks assistance from appropriate individuals when confronted with complicated procedures to ensure safe and effective patient care. 
  • Communicates abnormal findings to the reading physicians and notifies the physicians of procedures to be interpreted. 
  • Communicates with patients and family members appropriate to age and understanding.
  • Manages time and equipment effectively and works as a team member to provide the best patient care.
  • Carries out assignments in a timely manner. 
  • Receives instructions and guidance from the supervisors and is compliant with special requests as situations dictate.

What will you need?

  • Basic EKG knowledge.
  • BLS upon hire or within 90 days.  CPR skills check bi-annually.
  • Must be able to function independently with little or no supervision.
  • Must be able to read, write legibly and perform basic mathematics skills.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively.
  • Graduate of two-year Cardiovascular Ultrasound program or registered in appropriate modality. 
  • Must have two years’ experience in adult echocardiography, including transesophageal echocardiography and stress echocardiography.
  • Pediatric proficiency within 1 year of hire.
  • Requires Registry certificate in echocardiography


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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