Appalachian Regional Healthcare

  • SONOGRAPHER II - GRADE 24

    Job Locations US-WV-Beckley
    Posted Date 4 months ago(4/28/2019 12:00 AM)
    Requisition ID
    2019-12432
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Allied Health
    Community
    Beckley ARH Hospital
    Position Type
    Part Time
    Department
    Cath Lab
    Shift
    Weekend Shift
  • Overview

    Performs ultrasound imaging studies in accordance with physician orders and departmental guidelines. Prepares and transports patients as necessary.
    Prepares imaging equipment, room, and images, as need for interpretation
    Verifies and completes studies in RIS and PACS
    Maintains Quality Control on Equipment as Instructed.

    Special Instructions

    MUST HAVE ECHO CERTIFICATION/REGISTRY

    Responsibilities

    1. Performs such exams as abdominal echoes, renal, aorta, thyroid, pelvic, obstetrical, bio physical profiles, vascular studies, testicular and breasts. Color flow studies, doppler studies, renal biopsies and fluid collections of localized areas.


    2. Checks all images with the radiologist; consults with the radiologist about the reading of scans
    and reports.


    3. Provides written, unofficial reports of examinations.


    4. Takes representative anatomical pictures, recognizes normal versus abnormal anatomy,
    and exhibits knowledge of various pathological processes.


    5. Marks images for proper definition and explanation.
    6. Available for on call status, as needed.


    7. Attends all required safety training programs and can describe his/her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety, and specific job related hazards.


    8. Follows the hospital exposure control plans/bloodborne and airborne pathogens.


    9. Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors and fellow
    employees to ensure a professional, responsible, and courteous environment.


    10. Promotes effective working relations and works effectively as part of a department/unit team inter- and intradepartmentally to facilitate the department's/unit's ability to meet its goals and objectives.

     

    Qualifications

    High school graduate or equivalent.

                Graduate from an AMA-approved school of Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

    RDMA registered and/or registry eligible

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