May 17, 2022

Ultrasound Technologist

  • Memorial Health
  • Springfield, IL, USA
Full-time Imaging

Job Description

Using independent judgment, perform a variety of procedures utilizing sonography equipment.

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Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate of a two year, recognized AMA allied health training program or 2 years of college preferred.
  • Licensure/Certification/Registry:
  • Must be RDMS eligible.
  • Must obtain RDMS within twenty-four months of job acceptance.
  • Maintain BLS CPR Certification.

Experience:

  • Completion of an approved ultrasound technology program or at least 12 months equivalent clinical ultrasound experience required.
  • Other Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Responsibilities

  1. Perform a variety of diagnostic ultrasound procedures, interventional ultrasound and sonographic vascular exams on outpatients of all ages, according to established standards, policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines.
  1. Perform a variety of diagnostic ultrasound, interventional ultrasound and sonographic vascular procedures on inpatients (General, IMC and ICU) both in the department and bedside via portable Sonography as needed, according to established standards, policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines.
  1. Maintain technical skills relating to imaging factors.
  1. Maintain an excellent guest relations rapport with patients, visitors, Physicians and fellow employees.
  1. Maintain skills in performing emergency and routine patient care as required.
  1. Utilize proper infection control practices per the department procedure manual.
  1. Monitor the condition of equipment and supplies to ensure safe and efficient operations of the department.
  1. Ensure proper recording and transmission of patient information.
  1. Comply with department procedure regarding employee / patient incident reports.
  1. Review and recommend equipment / supply purchases
  1. Participate in continuing education, meet requirements for all mandatory in-services and maintain knowledge of current and new technology.
  1. Performs other related work as required or requested.