Research Echocardiographer, Cardio-Oncology Research Program (CORP)
Job Posting Number: 13108
New York, NY
April 19, 2017
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
The mission of the Cardio-Oncology Program (CORP) at MSK is to reduce morbidity and premature mortality in cancer patients through the integration of the program’s objectives as an integral component of all aspects of cancer management and survivorship through the following activities:
- Research: Support exercise-oncology research that spans basic, clinical, and population science research to develop an unrivaled, multidisciplinary translational program to improve the health and longevity of cancer patients.
- Clinical Care: The exercise oncology program has potential application to patients across all stages of the cancer continuum.
- Education & Training: Provide education and training to junior investigators and clinician scientists (both oncology and cardiology), rehabilitation medicine professionals, radiologists, and other health professionals at various stages of their career in the area of exercise-oncology.
As an integral member of the CORP team and in compliance with all regulatory, institutional, and departmental requirements, you will:
Perform rest and stress echocardiograms, vascular, and muscle assessments; enter all measurement; perform special protocols; data collection, data entry and analysis for research projects, as needed.
Prepare all work necessary to perform accurate and quality exams.
Monitor patient flow; facilitate efficient scheduling of patients.
Produce accurate records and logs.
Maintain a neat, clean, and safe environment and perform quality control checks as assigned.
An Associate’s Degree/Certified Vocational Training.
At least one year of related Echocardiogram experience.
RDCS or RCS required.
- BCLS certification required.
Ultrasound instrumentation and anatomy/physiology knowledge.
Basic computer skills.
A demonstrated commitment to quality.
Hours vary between 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday, with flexibility as needed.
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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