Cardiovascular Technician/Technologist Job In Rahway, New Jersey
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Performs optimal quality echocardiographic studies on adult patients with known and/ or suspected cardiac anomalies. These studies include the following modalities: M-mode, 2-Dimensional Echocardiography, Color Doppler and Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE). Technician must be versatile in ability to perform cross-training in additional cardiology procedures such as EKG’s.
Accountabilities:1. To perform optimal quality echocardiographic studies on adult patients with known or suspected cardiac anomalies. Responsible for non-clinical departmental duties. Works well with ancillary departments (cardiac cath lab, ED, surgery, nursing floors, etc.) Participates in professional development and contribution to a CQI atmosphere.
Completion and certification from an AMA approved program in Cardiovascular technology, which includes echocardiography.
Must be registered by ARDMS or CCI or eligible.
Founded in 1917, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway is a 265-bed acute care hospital, serving Union and Middlesex counties. It provides 24 hour emergency services to more than 32,000 patients each year, along with cardiac care, hematology-oncology services, critical care, orthopedic surgery, neurology and neurosurgery. The hospital has gained renown for its rehabilitative services, which include physical therapy, occupational therapy, audiology, speech and swallowing therapies. The hospital is home to Care Connection, a subacute unit that uses extensive rehabilitation services to ease the transition from acute care hospitalization to home.
The hospital provides full diagnostic and laboratory services. It also offers extensive outpatient services, including wound care, balance testing and treatment, imaging, sleep care and pain management. The hospital's cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs are consistently praised by participants for their ability to motivate, build strength, stamina and improve quality of life.