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For more than 118 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our communities.
Intermediate level Echocardiographer
Performs and assists with a variety of adult echocardiographic tests and other related duties according to department policies and procedures in order to provide high quality diagnostic studies. Able to obtain pediatric echocardiographic images according to CCMC pediatric protocol.
Provides safe and appropriate care to patients undergoing echocardiography by maintaining comprehensive understanding of cardiac anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology. Provides preliminary findings to Cardiologist to aid in the interpretation of the study.
Education: Associates Degree in Health Related Field. Bachelor’s degree in Health Related Field preferred.
Experience: One year previous Echcardiography experience. Two years Echcardiography experience in a hospital setting preferred.
Licensure, Certification, Registration: RCS by CCI or RDCS by ARDMS certification required. Valid CPR certification required.
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