Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Spvr-Echocardiography Svcs.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing and establishing success in key areas such as clinical quality, service excellence and maintaining high standards of echocardiography imaging by producing clear images of the heart and other related vascular anatomy (Carotid, abdominal aorta, lower and upper extremities) for clinical diagnosis. Demonstrate efficiency and accuracy in the delivery of echocardiography imaging via oversight of sonographers utilizing strong management and administrative skills. Providing direction to the cardiac sonographers, facilitating patient flow through the department, and providing support to management; Ensuring management is apprised of work situations and the performance of each employee, on an ongoing basis, giving clear and accurate information; Utilizing advanced expertise and problem-solving skills to assist staff in the performance of difficult cases and troubleshooting technical problems; Offering continuing guidance on work activities and procedures.
Supervising Cardiac and Sr. Cardiac Sonographers, approving payroll, completing employee evaluations, discipline/train as needed.
Participating regularly in continuing education activities, including but not limited to the laboratory's Quality Assurance meetings, Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization Surgical Conference, and CME courses relevant to pediatric & fetal echocardiography.
Collecting and preparing technical data correctly for publication and research; Acting as the technical research coordinator within the laboratory.
Maintaining equipment for proper function and safety; Cleaning and preparing equipment for patient applications; Sterilizing equipment after each isolation patient in accordance with nursing and departmental policy; Performing predetermined, preventative maintenance to ensure equipment is operating efficiently and safely; Reporting malfunctioning, damaged, or missing equipment to management and appropriate service personnel; Making recommendations concerning departmental needs; Evaluating and making recommendation for new equipment; Interacting with service personnel to arrange for equipment maintenance; Acting as the coordinator for the entire laboratory for equipment maintenance and departmental needs.
Providing patient comfort and arranging equipment for procedures. Must be able to work well with babies, children, adolescents, and adults, including parents and caregivers. Can scan patients as needed.
Educate, train, orient, develop, and support the cardiac sonographers. Responsible for all necessary accreditations for the Fink Ambulatory Care Center as well as ensuring successful ICAEL accreditation for all NYULMC sites.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a College degree and completion of accredited program in Ultrasound; eligible to take the Registry exam (ARDMS). CPR certification or attainment of such within six months of hire required. Ten to fifteen years of experience performing cardiac and vascular images in 2D, 3D, TEE, and Stress echocardiography. Must maintain active Registry status.
Preferred Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications: Pediatric/Fetal patient population experience.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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