Indiana University Health

Echo/Cardiac Technologist IU Health Arnett

IU Health Arnett

Job Location

IU Health Arnett
1759 S 500 E
Lafayette,IN47905

Department

Non-Invasive Cardio (Hospital)

Date Posted

September 30, 2019

Requisition Number

010001270
Indiana University Health brought together three of the most prominent hospitals in central Indiana , and used the deep heritage of these hospitals as the foundation for a closely-knit network of care that extends throughout the state. In almost every corner of our state, you will find IU Health facilities that are unique to their communities, but unified with the IU Health system to provide the highest level of care to as many people in the community as possible.

Our reputation is built on our people. We are constantly searching for outstanding people, in every aspect of healthcare, to join our IU Health Arnett team and build upon the IU Health tradition of care. We recruit people with the potential, enthusiasm and desire to make a difference in the lives of others often during times of great need. If you are ambitious and committed to your career, then there's a great chance that IU Health is a place where you can begin a rewarding career.

Technologist-Echo/Cardiac performs, administers & monitors Cardio-Diagnostict tests with primary emphasis on cardiac sonography and doppler studies. Administers all Cardio-Diagnostic tests. Provides physician with preliminary findings of recorded data through monitoring and performing the necessary calculations, in a timely fashion while demonstrating the appropriate knowledge and skills necessary to work with patients from pediatric through geriatric. Follows physician's instructions, prepares and operates equipment and positions patients correctly in order to record the requested diagnostic images. Treats patients with care and respect.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Echo/Cardiac Technologist Role

  • Minimum of one year of experience in Echocardiography, preferred.
  • Basic Life Support certification required.
  • May be required to be registered by the American Registry of Radiology Technology (ARRT).
  • Requires active status as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or RCS through CCI within one year of starting position.
  • Pass written exam for Basic EKG interpretation with score >85% initially and repeat yearly.
  • Requires ability to maneuver equipment and improvise positions when the condition of the patient does not permit routine positioning.
  • License from Indiana State department of Health, if applicable.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.