Oct 14, 2021

Ultrasound Technologist - Ultrasound

  • St. Joseph Health & Covenant Health
  • Santa Rosa, CA, USA
Imaging

Job Description

We are looking for an Ultrasound Technologist for the Ultrasound Department at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.

Location: Santa Rosa, CA

Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days (Variable)

Job Summary:

The Ultrasound Technologist (Sonographer) performs diagnostic sonographic procedures as ordered by a staff physician with minimal supervision from the Supervisor of Imaging Services.

Essential Functions:

  • Prepares and directs patients of all ages with necessary instructions for examinations.
  • Conducts patient examinations on patients of all ages to produce quality images.
  • Performs quality control procedures on equipment in accordance to established procedures and documents results.
  • Maintains accurate patient records necessary for efficient department operation.
  • Demonstrates skills in patient care pertinent to medical sonography.

Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of the human anatomy.
  • Good skills in communication and patient rapport.
  • Teamwork and flexibility skills.
  • Proficiency in all standard studies (abdominal, vascular, OB/GYN, and small parts).

Minimum Position Requirements:

Education: Coursework/Training - Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound/Medical Sonography program.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) or ARRT-Sonography within 6 months of hire.
  • BLS CPR certification within 60 days of hire.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience: 2 years recent experience as a Medical Sonographer in an acute care setting.

Providence St. Joseph Health (Providence) has worked for decades to improve health and quality of life in California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by the Sisters to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional referral services. Sonoma County facilities aligned with Providence include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only Level II trauma center. In addition, the 80-bed Petaluma Valley Hospital and 43-bed Healdsburg Hospital are secular (non-religious) affiliates of Providence. Our services also encompass three Urgent Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group doing business as St. Joseph Health Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care Network (post-acute care services). We act as a regional referral hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of life throughout the area.

Providence provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Sonoma County Entities

Category: Ultrasound Technologist

Req ID: R342206