Works under the supervision of the Office Manager and the Physicians. The Echo Technologist performs echocardiographic studies utilizing ultrasound techniques. The Echo Technologist demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to assess data reflective of patient status and to assist in the interpretation of this information. The Echo Technologist works effectively within the office to maintain an environment of excellence which is patient focused to provide timely compassionate quality patient care. The Echo Technologist is responsible and accountable for competent echocardiographic ultrasound examinations. Also the Echo Technologist is responsible for effectively communicating with staff to ensure patient quality care and is motivated with good interpersonal skills. The Technologist must comply with patient safety goals and HIPAA guidelines.
Riverside Medical Group has over 500 providers and we are continuing to grow! One of the largest and most diverse multi-specialty group practices in the state of Virginia, our physicians are linked by an electronic medical record system that is leading the nation, now able to provide fast access to quality medical care for our 485,000 patients by interconnecting 500+ providers in 132 locations across all of the Riverside regions.
The Williamsburg region has 16 specialty practices and 2 primary care practices. Williamsburg, Virginia is best known for tourist and historical point of interest. Along with nearby Jamestown and Yorktown, Williamsburg forms part of the Historic Triangle, which attracts more than four million tourists each year. Colonial Williamsburg has many historical sites and the College of William and Mary is the second oldest institution for higher education in the United States.
EDUCATION: Graduate from an ultrasound-training program or on the job training from an echo laboratory, preferred.
EXPERIENCE: One year of experience in echocardiographic imaging preferred, Basic CPR required.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE: Registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Sonographers. Current CPR Certification Required.