Ultrasonographer- Ultrasound- Per Diem
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Summary: Perform ultrasound procedures as a member of our healthcare team acting in the best interest of the patient in a genera/vascular ultrasound department on newborn, infant, child, adult, and geriatric patients as required by a physician under the supervision of the Ultrasound Section Leader and the direction of a Radiologist. Must be able to make independent judgment and problem solving methods to produce high quality diagnostic information and optimize patient care. Responsible for rotational on-call and holiday coverage.
Physical Requirements: Exerts up to 40 pounds of force frequently by reaching, pulling and/or pushing frequently to manipulate patients from stretchers and/or wheelchairs. Exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally by reaching, pulling and/or pushing equipment. Frequently reaches above head to manipulate equipment, occasionally bending to lift objects. Prolonged standing/walking
Qualifications: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Medical Sonography. Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree desired. Must hold a valid BCLS certificate and at least one registration by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS). Demonstrated clinical competence required for a general ultrasound lab including and not limited to small parts, abdominal, OBGYN, breast, invasive procedures, arterial and venous extremities, carotids and neurosonography. Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively in a team environment. Readily adapts to change and welcomes new approaches when circumstances demand it. Ability to make timely and appropriate decisions in the face of conflicting demands and interests. Willingness to provide exceptional patient care.
Preferred: Current RDMS certifications with 1-2 years hospital experience Breast, obs., general, small parts and vascular experience.
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