Vascular Ultrasound Technologist - Kannapolis ED - FT
Company: Atrium Health
Posted on: November 8, 2019
Job Req ID: 235422Position Number: 00135361Employment Type: Full
TimeShift: DayShift Details: Fri/Sat/Sun, 7a-7pStandard
Hours:?36.00Department Name: Radiology - US Hlth PavilionLocation:
Atrium Health CabarrusLocation Details:? Kannapolis EDCarolinas
HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same:
to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The
name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and
geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and
deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more
information, please visit carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth??Job
Summary Prioritizes and coordinates ultrasound exams with nursing
units, radiologists, and referring physicians. Performs ultrasound
exams in accordance to departmental protocols and standards.
Provides adequate patient care as it relates to the exam requested.
Operates ultrasound and associated equipment with proficiency.
- Examines requests and verifies orders on each assigned
- Assists Radiologist in performance of invasive procedures
- Evaluates technical quality of exam and develops a superior
varied technique for elevated efficiency in the department
- Supports and contributes to the Patient-Centered Care
Philosophy by understanding that every staff member is a Caregiver,
whose role is to meet the needs of each patient.
- Reports malfunctioning equipment to the Assistant Director,
Lead Sonographer and/or Engineer.
- Operates the Radiology computer system to include entering and
charging exams and supplies.
- Maintains assigned work area in a neat and orderly fashion.
Assists in keeping the area completely stocked.
- Adheres to departmental rules and regulations while performing
in a professional manner always Physical Requirements Requires
moderate to heavy physical efforts in lifting and moving patients,
equipment and supplies up to 600 pounds with assistance. Work
requires walking, standing, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing,
pulling and lifting during normal operation. Requires mental skills
to read and comprehend patient orders and technical materials.
Motor coordination needed to operate heavy and delicate equipment.
Intact sense of sight and hearing. Education, Experience and
Certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical
Sonographers or American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (S)
with specialty in Vascular required. One additional specialty
examinations required: AB (Abdomen), BR (Breast), OB/GYN
(Obstetrics and Gynecology), PS (Pediatric) or MSKS
(Musculoskeletal) required. 1 year experience required. Graduate of
a comprehensive medical diagnostic ultrasound program preferred.
BLS HCP certification from AHA required. Interpersonal skills
required.?At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System,
our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of
everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows
us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion
across our network of more than 900 care locations.?As a leading,
innovative health system, we promote an environment where
differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our
culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve
our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and
the communities we serve.?Posting Notes: Not ApplicableAtrium
Health?is an EOE/AA Employer
Carolinas HealthCare System, one of the nation---s leading and most
innovative healthcare organizations provides a full spectrum of
healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South
Carolina. Its diverse network of facilities includes academic
medical centers, approximately 38 hospitals, freestanding emergency
department, more than 700 physician practices, behavioral health
center, surgical and rehabilitation centers, home health agencies,
hospice and palliative care services, and nursing homes.For nearly
70 years, our system of exceptional facilities has been providing
care that improves our community and the lives of our patients and
employees.At Carolinas HealthCare System, we are One team,
delivering care through more than 11 million patient encounters.
Our teammates share millions of reasons to be proud of their work
and the contributions they make every day.--We invite you to learn
more about Carolinas HealthCare System, and discover all the
possibilities ONE system has to offer.
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