Sep 14, 2021

Ultrasound Technologist II

  • Providence Health & Services
  • Mission Hills, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a Ultrasound Technologist II (Per diem/Variable Shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all relevant experience.

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with additional questions from our MODERN HIRE system.

We are seeking a Ultrasound Technologist II who will perform diagnostic Ultrasound examinations for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician.

In this position you will:

  • Follow Universal Protocol at all times to ensure correct patient, correct procedure, and correct side
  • Maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, safety, environmental, and infection control policies
  • Perform all ultrasound techniques and examinations, abdominal scans, retroperitoneal scans, obstetric and gynecology scans and minor surgical procedures
  • Assist physician in such procedures as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, etc. Scans patient, marks patient's body, determines angle for puncture, assists as necessary, maintains sterile technique
  • Select proper technical factors on an individual patient basis
  • Select and operates equipment as directed
  • Perform ultragraphic examinations
  • Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops
  • Position and transfer patients comfortably
  • Follow job accountabilities may be reassigned:
  • Prepare written documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as evaluation results, individualized treatment plans, progress reports, and other such reports
  • Secure and return supplies such as film, linens, medicine, patient folders
  • Assist physician in administering medicines as required Schedules cases to coordinate with other patient examinations

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Course in ultrasound technology
  • RDMS, RVS, or ARRT(S) certification Current BLS-HCP – Basic Life Support - for Healthcare Providers - American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) - CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer accepted on hire until card expiration date
  • Experience in ultrasound technology

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT)

About the hospital you will serve. Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: California-Mission Hills

Req ID: 296174