Participates in Performance Improvement activities. services to age range from neonate to geriatrics. Performs diagnostic testing on both inpatient and outpatient basis to include 2 D/M Mode to Doppler, transesophageal echocardiograms (TEE), stress testing, arterial doppler, venous dopplers, Pharmocologic echo/nuclear studies, contrast echos, cardiac stress testing, EKGs, Holter monitoring/scanning on all ages and EEG Studies. Assists physician in the performance of exercise stress testing (all modalities from initial hookup through recovery phase of testing), and will identify and document ectopic rhythms observed during testing. Has the Knowledge or will to learn to perform all aspects of holter monitoring from initial hookup though scanning and generation of reports. Serves as a liaison between patients, interpreting physicians (Cardiologists) and referring physicians; explains testing procedures to patient; ensures that emergent exam results are relayed promptly to the appropriate physician or medical floor.
Call is required and must be able to respond to the hospital within 30 mins.
Requirements: High school graduate; Associates degree is preferred, but not required. Successful EKG Interpretation course completion
About Steward Health Care
Nearly a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country’s largest physician-led, tax paying, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.
Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multispecialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers.
Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates 39 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.
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Steward Health Care is proud to be a minority, physician-owned organization. Diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging are at the foundation of the care we provide, the community services we support and all our employment practices. We do not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.