Sr. Ultrasound Tech - Per Diem, Hillcrest - 113300
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#113300 Sr. Ultrasound Tech - Per Diem, HillcrestFiling Deadline: Tue 1/25/2022
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Working under general supervision, incumbent independently performs and records all sonographic procedures in accordance with established departmental guidelines and protocols. Operates various types of ultrasound equipment, transducers, and recording devices. Recognizes normal and pathological conditions. Prepares and positions patient for procedure by using established Ultrasound protocols to achieve the highest quality image. Trouble shoots and resolves ultrasound related PACS issues. Reviews, verifies and evaluates images to ensure excellent image quality. Participates in performance improvement projects within the ultrasound department. Performs other duties as assigned.
The qualifications of this posting have been updated as of 1/03/2022.
Graduate of a school of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, CAAHEP accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography program preferred.
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer license issued by ARDMS (RDMS) in AB & OB/GYN.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date required.
Two (2) years of relevant clinical experience.
Excellent communication skills.
Basic computer skills.
Must possess the skills, knowledge, and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
- One (1) year of relevant experience.
- Must be able to work various locations based on business needs.
- Must be able to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, on-call, and some overtime, as needed.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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