Perform ultrasonic diagnostic procedures as ordered by physician for patients.
Prepare patient by explaining procedure. Position patient and select appropriate transducers and equipment settings to obtain quality images for procedures ordered.
Document on film, process film, and prepare and deliver to Radiologist for reading.
Assist physician in such procedures as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, etc. Scan patient, mark patient's body, determine angle for puncture, assist as necessary, maintaining sterile technique.
Maintain established department policies, procedures, objectives, quality assurance, safety, environmental and infection control.
Maintain department records (patient/other), reports, files as required.
Assist in care and maintenance of facilities, equipment and supplies. Maintain supply levels. Keep work areas clean. Alert supervisor to equipment malfunction, etc.
Enhance professional growth and development through educational programs, conferences, workshops, etc.
Available for “on call” responsibilities as assigned.
Performs other duties as assigned.
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed with or without reasonable accommodations by incumbents of this job. Incumbents may be required to perform job-related tasks, duties, and/or responsibilities other than those specifically presented in this description.
Completion of course for radiology technicians and/or course in ultrasonic technology.
Registration/license as required.
Knowledge of the ultrasound equipment, matrix camera system, transducers and other accessories related to ultrasound unit. Previous experience desirable.
Registered Radiology Technologist and/or registered or registry eligible in ultrasound. (American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers)
Experience in general abdomen, obstetrics and gynecology, prostate and carotid doppler is required. Echo and Vascular preferred.
Special Skills: Ability to communicate effectively and ability to work compatibly as a team member with physicians and other staff members. Bi-lingual is a plus.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Medina Healthcare System is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses. This job description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions may change as needs evolve.
Open until filled