Ultrasound Technologist

Job ID: J116196
Company: Jefferson Regional Medical Center
Location: Jefferson Hills, PA, United States
Facility: Jefferson Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Posted at:

Share:

Description

Status: Full-time

Shift: Daylight with call responsibilities

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Performs sonography in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s). Analyzes results and identifies issues with the quality of imaging results. Takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues, including repositioning patient and repeating procedure. Enters, transmits and reports scan results. (50%)
  • Reviews patient history and physician's orders. Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure patient's understanding and cooperation. (20%)
  • When ordered, prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice. Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate. (15%)
  • Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary. (15%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year of experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Registered as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or registered as a Technologist (RT) and certified in sonography (S) by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). OBGYN certification required within 6 months of hire.
  • CPR certification.

Preferred

  • 1 year of ultrasound experience.
  • For specialty groups, 1 year of that specialty ultrasound experience.
  • For maternal fetal medicine, 1 year OB/GYN experience.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
EEO is The Law
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/ProtectedVeterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity (http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf)
We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact number below.
For accommodation requests, please call HR Services at 844-242-HR4U or visit HR Services Online at HRServices@highmarkhealth.org

Share:

Interested in working at the Highmark Health enterprise?
Take the first step by joining our Talent Network today!

Join Our Talent Network

Similar Jobs

Manager, IT

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
IS/IT

Registered Nurse- Telemetry

Monroeville, PA, United States
Nursing

Pharmacist - Retail

Monroeville, PA, United States
Pharmacy

Application Developer

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
IS/IT

MRI Technologist

Jefferson Hills, PA, United States
Tech

Nurse Practitioner - Cardiology - Clarion

Clarion, PA, United States
Direct Patient Care Providers

Consultant - Delivery Lead

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
IS/IT

Sr. Provider Contract Analyst

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Procurement

Case Manager - Arkansas

Home, AR, United States
Clinical Services

Associate Care Management Coordinator

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Clinical Services

Outpatient Registered Nurse- Internal Medicine- AGH

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Nursing

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant- Cardiothoracic

Erie, PA, United States
Direct Patient Care Providers

Patient Care Associate - CDU - Full-Time

Natrona Heights, PA, United States
Patient Support

Bilingual Customer Care Advocate - Gateway Health

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Customer Service

Customer Care Advocate - Gateway Health

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Customer Service

Senior Medical Underwriter

Parkersburg, WV, United States
Finance

Medical Assistant II _ Digestive Health - Federal North - Full Time

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Patient Support

Pharmacy Technician

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Pharmacy

Patient Access Coordinator I - Fox Chapel - Part Time

Fox Chapel, PA, United States
Administrative Services

Patient Access Coordinator I - Fox Chapel - Full Time

Fox Chapel, PA, United States
Administrative Services

Senior Clinical Quality Management Analyst

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Clinical Services

Enhanced Community Care Manager, RN

Butler, PA, United States
Clinical Services

Nurse Developmentally Disabled - Arkansas

Home, AR, United States
Clinical Services

eSourcing Manager

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Procurement

Sr. Clinical Transformation Consultant

Home, PA, United States
Clinical Services