BC Children’s Hospital, $32.64 to 40.69 per hour
What you’ll do
Perform, produce, and provide preliminary reports on pediatric echocardiograms at BC Children’s Hospital, BC Women’s Hospital and/or at Cardiology Partnership Clinics; recognizes situations where further investigation or testing may be required.
Enter relevant numerical data and technical comments into digital archiving system for further interpretation and reporting by a pediatric cardiologist (ie. determine and record anatomical and physiological findings and measures, calculate and record numerical data from the various modalities used to produce the pediatric echocardiogram).
Provide instruction, teaching and training in pediatric echocardiography to staff, students and physicians. Give in-service presentations and acts as a resource person on pediatric echocardiography.
Assist cardiologist with echocardiography guided procedures such as intra-operative and transesophageal echocardiograms and septostomies, and conduct tests related to research protocols in various areas of the hospital (ie. Special Care Nursery, Intensive Care Unit, Operating Room, Catheterization Lab).
Check echocardiography equipment for optimal functioning, clean equipment and replenish supplies; report equipment problems to the Echocardiography Supervisor or designate.
What you bring
Graduation from a recognized ultrasound program with adult echocardiography.
Current adult and pediatric echocardiography registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers.
Recent pediatric echocardiography experience preferred.
Current qualifications in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.
You will have the ability to:
Adapt to working with new technology.
Operate related equipment including windows-based software packages such as word processing and the internet for clinical information.
Demonstrate interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing with all levels of staff and patients.
Deal with others effectively and function as an active member of a multidisciplinary team.
Organize workload and set priorities.
Teach and provide instructions.
Work with children and families.
Travel to Cardiology Partnership Clinics as required.
Physically perform the duties of the position.
What’s in it for you
Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.
Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan.
12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.
Wage: $32.64 to $40.69 per hour
4500 Oak Street, Vancouver
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 0800-1600
Requisition Number: 103166
What we do
BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) bcchildrens.ca provides care for the most seriously ill or injured children from across British Columbia.
Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services
PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.
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