Cleveland Clinic Echo-Vascular-Technician in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

JOB SUMMARY

This position is responsible for performing echo-doppler studies on patients in the laboratory or at the bedside and accurately recording test results.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Performs echo-doppler exams according to protoco

lEnsures that all information obtained is of high quality and accurately enters findings in the echo report database after completing exam

Follows appropriate billing for procedures and turns in billing tickets by end of working day

Cleans the probes and machine according to lab guidelines and CCAD infection control policy

Assists staff physicians and fellows in research projects and data entry

Teaches theory, instrumentation and interpretation to sonographers, fellows and visitors

Interacts with ultrasound vendors to evaluate new company products

Performs minor maintenance of equipment and contacts vendors when problems arise

Ensures that room is cleaned and stocked, laundry is taken down each day and machine is wiped clean

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS Minimum of two (2) years relevant experience (Cathlab, Vascular, Echocardiography, or ECG) is required Demonstrated knowledge of m-mode, 2D and doppler calculations and cardiac hemodynamics Proficient in the use of PCs, spreadsheets and other software applications Strong interpersonal skills Strong oral and written communication skills Ability to speak and write in English is required Ability to speak and write in both English and Arabic is preferred