Austin, Texas

Description

Do you have the career opportunities as an Echo Sonographer you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. David’s Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

At St. David’s Medical Center we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:

  • Student Loan Repayment

  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs

  • Paid Personal Leave

  • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)

  • Identity Theft Protection discounts

  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Echo Sonographer like you to be a part of our team. 

As an Echo Sonographer, you are responsible for performing non-invasive cardiovascular procedures including but not limited to adult/pediatric echocardiography and vascular procedures. You will work closely with other healthcare team members to facilitate exceptional patient care and efficient completion of diagnostic studies while also promoting optimal unit operations and acting as a preceptor. 

  • You will demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of adult and pediatric echocardiography, vascular imaging, performing EKG procedures, stress tests
  • You will transport patients to and from department as needed to complete diagnostic procedures
  • You will order supplies for the Echo lab and coordinate day to day operations of the lab
  • You will document exams in logbook prepare exam tracing for physician review, interpret and enter appropriate charges into Meditech
  • You will corroborate patients’ clinical history with procedure and assures information is documented and available for use by licensed practitioner 

St. David’s Medical Center is a full-service medical center offering comprehensive medical care at three locations—St. David’s Medical Center, Heart Hospital of Austin and St. David’s Georgetown Hospital.

Located in Central Austin, St. David’s Medical Center includes a 426-bed acute care hospital and a 64-bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renowned Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute and St. David’s Neuroscience & Spine Institute. The hospital provides a complete range of women’s services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the region’s largest Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and The Breast Center; complex surgical services; a comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center; and a 24-hour emergency department.

HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Echo Sonographer opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Experience

  • One year minimum experience as a Sonographer I or equivalent work experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency in performing all aspects of adult/pediatric echocardiography and vascular procedures

  • Demonstrated ability to precept new employees and employees not meeting expectations

Education

  • Successful completion of an accredited cardiac sonography program (Associate’s Degree)

Licenses and Certifications

  • Basic Live Support (BLS) Certification as per St. David’s Healthcare policy

  • Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) credentials with American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)

  • Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) credentials with ARDMS - preferred

Austin, Texas

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Since our founding over 40 years ago, HCA has grown in size and services with over 280 affiliate facilities in 20 states and England. Our family of nearly 190,000 strong is dedicated to developing innovative strategies and practices to better the human condition.

Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Expert care, ethical conduct, innovative technologies, and best practices are the core of our resources. Through these, we strive to deliver high-quality, cost-effective, community-centric health care for approximately 18 million patients annually.

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