Position Highlights $$
Specialty: Echo Tech
Metro Area: Boston MA
Job ID: P-2886
Shift: Days 8 - 40 Weekly Hrs.
Length: 13 Weeks
Est. Gross Weekly Pay*: $2702
Start Date: ASAP
Facility Setting: Hospital
American Traveler Allied has an opening for a contract Echo in Massachusetts. This assignment puts you in the Boston MA area. Enjoy the increased pay and new experiences that come with traveling to locations like Boston, along with our full benefits package and top-rated customer service.
This medical center is a non-profit academic facility located in Boston, Mass. It is the largest safety-net hospital and Level I trauma center in New England. The facility and its affiliated university medical school have been the home base for groundbreaking medical research, particularly in the field of heart disease. With over 500 beds, the hospital offers a full range of services, including many extending beyond traditional medical procedures. With its long history of serving the community, this hospital is dedicated to serving vulnerable populations. Location Info:
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Echo Tech Job Responsibilities
Echo technicians are responsible for preparing patients and diagnostic equipment for imaging procedures. They also explain procedures to patients. After positioning the patient, an echo tech applies gel that aids in sound transmission to the patient's skin before using the diagnostic equipment to create images of the patient's heart.
Echo techs typically first complete a degree in medical sonography. They can later pursue further specialization or certification in echocardiography, and certain specialized fields of echocardiography. There is not a specific education program required to work as an echo technician, but employers may prefer to hire those who have a completed a 2-year degree in diagnostic medical sonography from a program accredited by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS).
*- fast start $$ - above average pay in this specialty
Date Posted: 2023-05-08