Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Radiology Ultrasound
Company: Sanford Health
Posted on: November 11, 2019
Job Title: Diagnostic Medical Sonographer | Radiology Ultrasound |
Bismarck, ND City: Bismarck State: ND Department : Radiology
Ultrasound - Diagnostic Medical Sonography - PBB Clinic - Bismarck
Job Schedule: Full Time Shift: Evenings Hours Per Shift: Other JOB
SUMMARY Responsible for performing ultrasounds in a professional
and diagnostic manner. Uses cognitive sonographic skills to
identify and record appropriate anatomical, pathological, and
diagnostic images. Thoroughly understand the operation of the
ultrasound machine and utilize new technologies. Performs a variety
of ultrasound examinations. Establishes and maintains ethical
working relationships and good rapport with patients and all
organizational staff. Maintains a high standard of medical ethics
at all times and is self-motivated to increase the level of
understanding and knowledge of the sonography field. Displays
empathy, compassion, and integrity. Possesses an understanding of
cross-sectional anatomy. Conducts self professionally at all times,
even during moments of high stress. Assists when necessary with the
maintenance of accreditation requirements and processes.
Understands age-related protocols for various testing. Coordinate
work with physicians or other healthcare team members, including
providing assistance during invasive procedures when applicable.
Supervises and train students and medical sonographers as needed.
Reports and calls in-service requests on equipment when needed.
Additionally, based on the facility, some Sanford markets/facility
sites may expand job responsibilities to include echocardiography.
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Understands and clarifies the different
modes of ultrasound-based examination techniques. Perform clerical
duties, such as scheduling exams or special procedures, keeping
records, or archiving computerized images. Maintain stock and
supplies, preparing supplies for special examinations and ordering
supplies when necessary. Ensures that all equipment or related
supplies are in proper working order prior to use. Applies
ultrasound-based techniques to examine and diagnose medical
conditions. Adjusts to new or changing assignments, processes, and
people. DEPARTMENT DETAILS Position is full-time, 80 hours per pay
period. Evening shift. QUALIFICATIONS Graduate of an accredited
school of Diagnostic Imaging, Allied Health Certificate/Diploma or
a minimum of one year equivalent work experience is preferred.
Registration in at least one of the following areas of sonography
is required: Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS),
Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT), American Registry of
Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), or registry eligible. Registry
preferred within two years after hiring. If working in North Dakota
and performing medical imaging or radiation therapy procedures,
licensure through the North Dakota Medical Imaging and Radiation
Therapy (NDMIRT) Board is required. Basic Life Support (BLS)
certification within six weeks of employment and re-certification
as necessary is required. About Sanford Health: At Sanford Health,
we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we
show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to
the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive
to provide patients across the region with convenient access to
expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class
facilities. In addition to strong clinical care, we are also
committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in
medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide
care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new
ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in
your community, across the region and around the world. The entire
team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and
communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach.
Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an
individual with a disability and would like to request an
accommodation for help with your online application, please call
1-877-673-0854 or send an email to email@example.com . City:
Bismarck State: ND Job Function: Allied Health Job Schedule: Full
Time Shift: Evenings Req Number: WD15265
Keywords: Sanford Health, Bismarck , Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Radiology Ultrasound, Other , Bismarck, North Dakota
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