Frankfort Regional Medical Center is a 173-bed acute care facility that has received numerous awards and accolades for its quality of care, including rated an A in Hospital Safety Score from The Leapfrog Group as one of the best health systems in the region. Accredited by The Joint Commission, the hospital is conveniently located off I-64 in Central Kentucky approximately 50 miles from Louisville and 30 miles from Lexington.
At Frankfort Regional Medical Center, our focus is simple - putting Patients First. We have embraced this philosophy by focusing on patient care practices and new technology, keeping patient safety a top priority. At Frankfort Regional, you're going to be treated as an individual, with compassion and care, like one of the family. Our Patients First approach is clear...excellent service, every patient, every time.
Our Mission at Frankfort Regional Medical Center: We are dedicated to the improvement of human life through the delivery of compassionate, innovative, and quality care to our community and every individual we serve.
Job Title: Echo Lab Technician
Education: Graduated from an accredited school of Ultrasound/CVS technology BCLS
Licensure/ Must be registered status (ARDMS) preferred Certifications: within an 18 month period. BLS.
Experience: A minimum of two years clinical experience. Demonstrate expertise in area of clinical specialization. Excellent communication (verbal, written), interpersonal, organizational, leadership, exceptional interpersonal relations and problem solving skills required.
The work environment characteristics described on the Physical Demands page of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Populations Served/Age Specific Patients:
New born (birth to 6 weeks) x Adolescent (13 to 18 years)
Infant (>6 weeks to 1 year) x Adult (> 18 to 64)
Preschool (1 to 5 years) x Geriatric (65 and greater)
School Age (6 to 12 years) N/A
Echo Lab technician must be resourceful and be able to work under pressure; they must be very organized. Echo Lab technician must have strong communication skills. Must be strong decision makers and be able to keep patient confidentiality. As with all employees, this position requires workers to be polite and empathetic toward patients.
About our employer:
HCA is a provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people.
HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality.
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom