Ultrasound Tech - PRN

Company: Vaughan Regional Medical Center ( Learn More )

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US-AL-Selma
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Job Description The goal of this position is to obtain accurate ultrasonic images for the radiologist and referring physician. This position requires independent use of judgment and responsibility to assure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times. The radiologist gives a great deal of trust to ultrasonographers to communicate what was seen in test/ exam completed.
Job RequirementsEducation: Current RDMS certification or registry eligible.  Current certification in Vascular Ultrasound or certification eligible. BLS required.
 
Experience: Prior work experience preferred.
 
Skills: Must be able to work independently, Requires on-call staffing during scheduled weeknights, weekends and holidays, which may contribute to emotional stress.  Requires physical demands such as lifting and transporting patients.  Must demonstrate knowledge of growth and development and across the lifespan.  Must posses the ability to effectively interact with patient to fulfill their emotional and psychosocial needs. Must have basic typing and computer skills.
 
Physical Requirements:  Must be able to sit and stand for extended periods, walk at least 6 hours per day, lift/carry 25 pounds, hear alarms and telephone rings, distinguish colors, perform repetitive tasks/motions, have good eye/hand/foot coordination, and have clear vision at 20 or more feet with or without vision corrective device.