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This is what we were meant to do - Together!Performs all diagnostic US exams according to established policy and procedure for interpretation and subsequent
evaluation and treatment by attending physician. The technologist will be required to rotate between CMHP facilities.
Rotating call, shift, weekend coverage, and holiday duty are required for this position. Due to the nature of the services
and care provided at this institution, personnel may be requested to serve in related capacities as determined by their
qualification in a different unit, department, and campus, in an effort to not disrupt patient care and continue to provide
a safe environment to our patients.
Performs all diagnostic ultrasound procedures including, but not limited to, vascular scans, abdominal scans,
ob/gyn scans, pre-op vein mapping and some surgical procedures. Travels between CMHP facilities and
Assists physicians in US procedures ensuring that sterile technique is adhered to. Follows time out
procedure. Scans patient, marks body, and determines angle for puncture. Operates imaging equipment in
the prescribed manner by setting proper technique, collimation, and protocol.
Reviews and evaluates completed tests for quality, completeness and type of test ordered; ensures quality
images. Completes paperwork timely. Uses PACS to send images for interpretation and storage. Able to
print images or burn CD on request.
Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, performance improvement, safety,
environmental and infection control standards. Enhances professional growth and development through
participation in educational programs, current literature, and in-services. Maintains continuing education
credits to meet licensure requirements.
Transports patients to procedure room; prepares and maintains room. Provides service in a timely manner.
Orders and stocks supplies. Follows guidelines as established by ARRT and ARDMS.
Required Minimum Education: Vocational/ Technical Degree
Specialist/ Major: Ultrasound Technology
Preferred Education: 2 year/Associate Degree
Required: ARDMS Registered or ARDMS Registry Eligible; BLS
Experience preferred: Previous 12 months experience in ultrasound
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Scheduled Weekly Hours:37.5
Work Shift:Days (United States of America)
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