Oct 14, 2021

Diagnostic Sonographer - Medical Imaging

  • Swedish
  • Redmond, WA, USA
Part-time Imaging

Job Description

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Diagnostic Sonographer (0.5 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Medical Imaging Department at Swedish Redmond in Redmond, WA.

Performs a variety of sonographic examinations dealing with OB/GYN, abdominal and small parts. Expectations also include assisting the radiologist during invasive procedures. Makes a clinical judgment of the patient's condition, based on information obtained from the referring physician, medical records, patient interview and personal assessments.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrates mastery of job-related knowledge and skills. Is motivated to expand knowledge base
  • Keeps knowledge and technical skills current by seeking out opportunities for self-learning and ongoing professional development
  • Understands and effectively operates all pieces of equipment utilized within the scope of job performance
  • Demonstrates the ability to obtain high quality diagnostic ultrasound images, utilizing knowledge of technical factors, transducer selection, positioning techniques, anatomy, physiology and associated clinical pathology
  • Understands and follows exam protocols as established by the ultrasound physicians

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an accredited Ultrasound training program
  • Board eligible or RDMS (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer) in OB/GYN
  • RDMS (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer) in Abdomen and OB/GYN required. If new graduate, must become registered in Abdomen and OB/GYN within 1 year of hire date
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)
  • One (1) year experience as an ultrasound technologist or ultrasound intern

About the Redmond Campus.

The new Redmond center encompasses nearly 85,000 square feet of space on three floors. It has 18 emergency exam rooms, open and staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week; an advanced diagnostic imaging center (with X-ray, mammography, ultrasound, CT scan and MRI), staffed by partners from Seattle Radiology; an on-site laboratory; and offices for primary- and specialty-care providers. Swedish/Redmond will immediately treat patients suffering from stroke to severe lacerations or burns, broken bones, sports injuries, allergic reactions, food poisoning, work-related injuries and many other medical emergencies and non-emergencies.

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

https://swedish.jobs/why-swedish/#benefits-rewards

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: Washington-Redmond

Work Locations: Redmond Main Bldg (WA173) 18100 Ne Union Hill Rd Redmond, 98052

Req ID: 305957