THE REGION'S ONLY PEDIATRIC INTENSIVE CARE Baystate Children's Hospital (BCH), a 110-bed and 57-bassinette hospital located within Baystate Medical Center, is the only accredited full-service children’s hospital in western Massachusetts and provides primary and advanced medical care to babies, children, and adolescents and their families. Your role as the pediatric echosonographer is to perform sonograms evaluating different aspects of the venous and arterial systems throughout the body. You will have the opportunity to partner with physicians and nursing staff to complete the pediatric care team.
What you will do: • Demonstrate competent clinical practice by analyzing the patient's clinical history to identify the purpose of the examination • Use clinical and technical skills to guide the examination and provide the physician with a diagnostic quality examination • Possess a comprehensive understanding of heart and vascular and thoracic anatomy, heart and vascular pathophysiology, hemodynamics, and embryology • Works collaboratively with others in a patient care focused team
What you will need: • Graduation from a CAAHEP approved or CMA approved ultrasound technology program • Pediatric experience required; a minimum of 2 years pediatric scanning • Must be registered or registry eligible in pediatric echocardiography through ARDMS • RDCS registry required within 12 months • Fetal echo experience preferred
What you need to know: • Part time 20 hours per week; two - 8 hour days and one - 4 hour day • Schedule could change based on business needs • This position is Monday through Friday and is based in a Pediatric Cardiology Ambulatory office with inpatient hospital responsibilities • No weekends, Holidays or on-call requirements. You will be based out of the Baystate Children's Hospital Practice which offers a wide range of diagnostic and management services for children with heart disease
For information, or to apply, visit baystatehealthjobs.com and search for 76118 or contact Ann.Urban@baystatehealth.org.
What will you receive working at Baystate Health?
When you are part of Baystate Health you can expect a diverse, vibrant work environment in which you can learn, grow and reach your full potential. Work with a team that values your expertise and strengths and expects you to contribute. Your compassionate colleagues are driven to improve process and impact every patient experience, no matter their... role. And, you will be working in an organization with a daily commitment to patients and their families to raise national standards of excellence.
At Baystate Health, you’ll find care and innovation that makes us nationally recognized for outstanding quality outcomes. You’ll realize our commitment to making a difference in our region when you discover our state-of-the-art facilities, exceptional physicians and dedicated employees. Work in an environment of learning and development in our evolutionary teaching hospital. Be an integral part in decision-making. Collaborate and feel valued by people who uphold a tradition of excellence.
Reaching beyond “best practice”, with input from our patients, physicians and employees, we’ve built an extraordinary new cardiac care hospital where the concept of a healing rhythm is the very fiber of the structure and patient experience. Our cultural of Diversity and Inclusion promotes an atmosphere where all employees are appreciated and motivated to be a part of the whole; all working towards the common goal of improving the health of the people in our community every day, with quality and compassion.