Chief Ultrasound Technologist

Job ID: J130745
Company: Saint Vincent Health Center
Location: Erie, PA, United States
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Posted at: Oct 8, 2018

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Description

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Provides supervision of staff and area functions; serves as a physician liaison; and performs ultrasound
imaging and patient care services per established protocol. Performs other duties as assigned.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists in management of human resources and non-labor expenses and activities for the department; maintains a quality assurance program according to regulations established by regulatory bodies. (50%)
  • Positions patients and selects anatomic and technical parameters accurately for independent ultrasound imaging. Prepares for and assist physician in ultrasound imaging. (25%)
  • Implements patient safety standards and provides technical expertise for development of protocols. (15%)
  • Completes all required documentation for procedures e.g. regulatory, billing protocol and image distribution. (10%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

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 Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (ARDMS), OB/GYN and Abdomen is required (for Noninvasive Cardiology, ARRT and board certified for CT.
  • For Maternal Fetal Medicine: Must meet 3 of the 5 Senior Ultrasound Tech criteria per Maternal Fetal Medicine Protocol
  • 3-5 years’ experience as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (ARDMS) required in two or more specialties.
  • For Noninvasive Cardiology: 3-5 years’ experience as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS).
  • For Allegheny Clinic: 7-10 years’ ultrasound experience.
  • CPR certification.

Preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • ARDMS vascular certification.

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