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Providence Health & Services ECHO Cardiographer in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling an Echo Cardiographer to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

Performs quality adult cardiac ultrasound including the use of color flow and cardiac Doppler. Performs all echocardiography exams including transthoracic, exercise stress, pharmacological stress echoes, transesophageal echoes, and assists with structural heart procedures for patients.

In this position you will:

  • Scan independently as an Echocardiographer

  • Demonstrate skill and ability performing transthoracic echocardiograms independently.

  • Assist physicians with technical aspect of transesophagel echocardiograms.

  • Proficient in abilities to perform stress echocardiograms

  • Complete all paperwork & tracking associated with services provided by Echocardiography Department.

  • Obtain accurate history for exam ordered.

  • Accurately verifies exam

  • Communicate with coworkers and other departments to coordinate multiple exams and times to transport.

  • Meets licensure requirements for PSPH Echocardiography lab


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of a Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound Program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) with emphasis and clinical rotation in Adult Echocardiography.

  • Possess a current “Active” ARDMS registration or CCI (Cardiovascular Credentialising International) registration

  • Basic life Support (BLS) certificate.

  • Letters of reference from clinical site instructors and interpreting physicians, if new graduate.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One (1) year post graduate experience in adult echocardiography including stress echocardiography (exercise and pharmacological), transthoracic and transesophageal techniques. New graduates of an accredited diagnostic ultrasound program will be considered, with letters of reference from clinical site instructors and interpreting physicians

  • One (1) year experience with Definity and Agitated Saline enhanced echocardiography.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 259675