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Ultrasound Tech PRN

Ultrasound Tech PRN

ID 
2015-1211
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MO-Sedalia
Posted Date 
4/28/2015
Category 
Radiology

More information about this job

Overview

The Ultrasound Technologist must be capable of applying techniques and patient positioning to produce high quality ultrasound images. Must be able to exercise initiative and independent judgment. Must exhibit professionalism with patients, co-workers and physicians.  Must participate in continuing education and provide call coverage after hours and on Holidays.  This individual is trained and capable of performing patient care for the age groups:  0 to 105 years old.

Responsibilities

  1. Responsible for the performance of diagnostic ultrasound examinations. Responsible for on call procedures. Responsible for assisting physicians with procedures.

 

  1. Responsible for record maintenance. Responsible for proper use of instrumentation.

 

  1. Responsible for professional communication between Ultrasound and other departments, patients and physician's office. Responsible for assisting with patient schedules and preparation of instructions.

 

  1. Responsible for patient, peer and personal safety. Responsible for conservation of resources.

 

  1. Responsible for continuing education necessary to maintain professional certifications

Qualifications

  1. Education

a.) High School graduate or equivalent.

b.)  Formal training in Ultrasound Technology by an accredited training program with emphasis in Diagnostic Ultrasound techniques, in the areas of Abdominal, OB/GYN, Breast, and Non-Invasive Vascular. 

 

  1. Licensure/Certification

a.)  Certification in Ultrasound Technology by the ARDMS or ARRT is required.

 

  1. Work Experience

a.)  Prefer a minimum of 2 years of experience as a staff technologist, and possesses capabilities as determined to be adequate by the department head.