Jun 09, 2022

Ultrasound Technologist - Radiology

  • Vidant Health
  • Nags Head, NC 27959, USA
Full-time Imaging

Job Description

Job Description

Vidant Health

About the Outer Banks Hospital

Known for the wide expanse of open beaches and the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Outer Banks of North Carolina is home to The Outer Banks Hospital.

Situated in Nags Head, we’re driven to provide the highest-quality, compassionate care in a manner that embodies the friendly hospitality that the Outer Banks is renowned for. Our patient survey ratings and team member engagement scores rank among the best in the nation. We may appear small but we’re mighty and are one of only a handful of critical access hospitals in the U.S. to have an accredited cancer program.

Voted one of the top 100 community hospitals in the nation by Becker’s Hospital Review, we are a partnership between Vidant Health in Greenville, NC and Chesapeake Regional Healthcare in Chesapeake, VA. We offer a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services to meet the healthcare needs of our community, whose year-round population of 35,000 swells to over 250,000 in the summer months.

Our campus offers four ORs, a medical/surgical unit, a labor & delivery suite with a dedicated caesarian section OR, a full rehabilitation therapy center, cancer treatment and radiation therapy center, and a 24-hour emergency department.

In addition, we are affiliated with the Outer Banks Medical Group comprised of multiple primary care, specialty care, and urgent care practices.

We welcome you to make a difference with us and to become a part of our collaborative and innovative community.

Position Summary

Operates Ultrasound Equipment to make sonograms of designated body parts. Responsibilities include knowledge of all ultrasound equipment, proper patient positioning, imaging, film developing for interpretations, implementation of patient charges, and assists physician physicians as required. Will be available for emergency on-call procedures as required. Recognizes the need for control/assessment of pain for patients and helps to prevent or reduce patient pain levels when possible.

Minimum Requirements

Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Ultrasonography or School of Radiology and be eligible or possess a current RT(R)(S)(VS)RDMS registry or ARDMS(RVT) registry. Registry in Ultrasound must occur within one year of employment.

Requires at least three months but less than one year of work ultrasound experience. May be based on experience obtained through completion of ultrasound program.

Other Information

This is a full-time, 40 hours per week, position.

This position is required to take call and work weekends.

This position is eligible for full-time team member benefits.

This position may be eligible for Relocation Assistance and Sign On Bonus.