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Echocardiology Technician/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Echocardiology Technician/UKHC
Requisition Number RE24873
Working Title Echocardiology Technician
Department Name H3130:Gill Heart Institute
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 11
Salary Range $25.71-42.94/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

AS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

The physical requirements for this position include the ability to: stand or walk with, push and/or pull, objects up to or over 50 lbs.; regularly sit at a computer workstation for extended periods of time while performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); occasional-intermittent risk of exposure to, or injury from, job-related equipment and patients, cuts/punctures, hazardous chemicals and waste, radiation, burns, bloodborne/airborne pathogens, and combative/violent people or patients. Occasional job-related travel may also be required.

Shift

Primarily Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM; rotating weekends and some holiday shifts will be required.

Job Summary

UK HealthCare is currently looking for an Echocardiology Technician to perform accurate and quality diagnostic adult cardiac exams in accordance with the ICAEL guidelines. This person will have a good understanding of ultrasound equipment and an accurate knowledge of medical terminology, as well as the cardiac disease process. They will be expected to perform accurate measurements and calculations, and properly obtain data for physician interpretation.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will have an Allied Health degree, RDCS or RCS in adult cardiac, experience performing echocardiograms and echo stress testing in a patient care center; general computer skills; and strong customer service skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

At least 1-2 years of direct patient care experience and an Associate degree are preferred.

Deadline to Apply 10/15/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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