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Echocardiograph Tech III (Full Time, Day shift)

HEART STATION Florida-Miami-Nicklaus Children's Hospital - Main Hospital Campus Miami, Florida Requisition ID 26141


Job Summary

Independently performs complex complete congenital heart echocardiograms and/or fetal echocardiograms. Performs triage of examinations, orientation, and preparation of patients; provides preliminary interpretation and presentation of data to Attending Physicians. Maintains echo equipment and laboratory. Documents procedures according to Hospital and department standards.

Job Specific Duties

  • Independently performs complex complete congenital heart echocardiograms and/or fetal echocardiograms.
  • Analyzes, organizes data, and performs calculations appropriate to study and presents to physicians.
  • Discusses and collaborates with physician on fetal echocardiogram findings.
  • Assists medical staff with special/invasive procedures.
  • Enters patient demographics, verifies order to undertake examination, and performs echocardiographic study based on patient's medical history.
  • Explains examination procedure and reassures patient and family to ensure comfort, understanding, and cooperation.
  • Instructs/teaches scanning techniques specific to pediatric cardiac anatomy.
  • Maintains echo equipment in good working condition and echo laboratories clean and well provisioned; reports malfunction to supervisor as needed.
  • Participates in continuous quality improvement initiatives in echocardiography.
  • Assists in counseling and education of mothers/families before and after fetal echocardiograms.


Minimum Job Requirements

  • Associate's Degree Allied Health or related field (OR) 2-4 year program in diagnostic ultrasound (OR) 7+ years of experience  (Required)
  • CPR BLS -American Heart Association BLS maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
  •  Eligible for registry in Ultrasound, RDCS or RCS by ARDMS or CCI
  • 7-10 years Experience in cardiac clinical ultrasound

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Credentialed in Fetal Echocardiography (FE) specialty by ARDMS preferred
  • 2 years of fetal echocardiography experience preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Ability to perform competently and efficiently in crisis situations
  • Ability to relate cooperatively and constructively with patients, families, peers, physicians, and other hospital personnel
  • Ability to learn appropriate software application(s)
  • Able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information

Job :

Imaging & Radiology

Primary Location :

Florida-Miami-Nicklaus Children's Hospital - Main Hospital Campus

Department :

HEART STATION-2100-711000

Job Status

:Full Time

Joining a new organization can be daunting or overwhelming. But at Nicklaus, your colleagues make you feel welcomed. They taught me to celebrate our accomplishments and band together during challenging times. This is not easy to find in healthcare these days, so I’m grateful to have found an amazing place to work with people and leadership who have my well-being in mind.

Lova Renee Brunson Manager Accreditation & Regulatory

Collaboration leads to success.

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. Working together, we find solutions and methods we would never find alone, and at Nicklaus Children’s, we have fun doing it.

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We all take responsibility here – for the children, their families, our work and each other. We meet our responsibilities head on and motivate each other to succeed.

Empower yourself, help others.

Nicklaus Children’s encourages team members to believe in their ability to affect positive change in the world through everything they do with us.

Advocate for the right way.

Advocate for children. Advocate for families. Advocate for yourself. But most of all, advocate for getting the job done right and you will find nothing but success and support in your career here.

Transformation is growth.

At Nicklaus Children’s, change is not to be feared. When you work here, you are always working with the most advanced tools and procedures available.

Empathy is everything.

We expect our team members to have empathy for the patients and families they treat, and in turn, we have empathy for them. We take care of everyone in the Nicklaus Children’s family with competitive benefits and our supportive culture.

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