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Catholic Health Initiatives Sonogrpaher in GIG HARBOR, Washington

Sonogrpaher

Location: GIG HARBOR, WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES

Requisition #: 2019-R0260671

Post Date: Nov 21, 2019

Facility: St. Anthony Hospital

Department: Ultrsonography

Location: Gig Harbor, WA

Status: Per Diem

Shift: Variable

CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

Job Summary:

Performs ultrasound examinations in accordance with department protocols and applicable regulatory requirements, and assumes responsibility for the safe, efficient and proper operation of ultrasound equipment. Work is performed with respect to various specialty/sub-specialty areas (i.e. cardiac, general and sub-specialties) in a variety of healthcare settings. Incumbents may perform echocardiograms only if at S EH.

Incumbents are also accountable for; keeping abreast of FHS standards, protocols and procedures relating to the department; keeping skills current; demonstrating evidence of continuing education; attending department, local and national professional meetings; and availing themselves of individualized learning opportunities to stay current on new procedures, equipment or information.

Essential Duties:

  • Prepares/operates a variety of diagnostic ultrasound equipment in accordance with American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) standards and department protocols.

  • Delivers patient care for all age groups while performing ultrasound exams/procedures and/or special procedures.

  • Performs general office duties department operations to include; answering phone; scheduling; filing; maintaining patient records; ordering supplies.

  • Participates in the formal training of ultrasound interns.

Education/Work Experience:

Associates degree from an accredited training program in General diagnostic sonography, and recent completion of a twelve-month internship in diagnostic ultrasound (with at least six months in General ultrasound) or equivalent recent directly-related work experience that demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge skills/abilities.

Licensure/Certification:

  • Registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS); or

  • Certification in Sonography by the American Association of Radiology Technologists (ARRT)..

  • Current healthcare provider BLS Certification.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 2019-R0260671

  • Schedule: Per Diem

  • Shift: Variable

  • Market: CHI-Franciscan St. Anthony Hospital

About Us

We are excited to share that CHI was named as one of America’s Best Employers 2019, by Forbes. Clickhereto learn more.

Chances are, you’re here because you’re looking for a career offering greater opportunity, challenge and fulfillment. We’re confident you’ll find all three at CHI. As one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, we offer a wealth of careers across more than 101 hospitals in 18 states. Our faith-based health system welcomes you to share in our mission of building healthier communities, whether as a surgeon in the operating room or an administrator in a conference room. When you work in a supportive environment with like-minded professionals, wonderful things happen. Learn More

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Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic

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