Ultrasound Tech

Westchester, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Detect anatomical orientation on all necessary images and guarantees accurate file identification on all images
  • Validate competency performing all diagnostic ultrasound practices and the operation of all associated equipment
  • Meet patients, acquire history, and submits information in computer system
  • Scan according to guidelines
  • Preserve logs, process paperwork for biopsies
  • Employ sterile techniques avoiding contamination
  • Maintain quality standards as it relates to HIPPA regulations
  • Responsible for all clinical aspects of ultrasonography suite; maintains cleanliness of examination rooms. Stock necessary medical and radiologic supplies.
  • Assists in the completion of the accreditation process for American College of Radiology (ACR) every three years
  • Maintain CPR certification
  • Observe patient vital signs during examination
  • Provide coverage as needed (i.e. in the event of call outs or extended patient schedules).
  • Provide instruction/mentoring to new hires.
  • Provide a positive patient experience; share information with patients, providing knowledge about the procedure; ensuring they are aware of follow-up steps and requirements

 

Requirements

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Associate degree or Baccalaureate degree in radiography or sonography preferred
  • Completion of an accredited course in ultrasonography
  • ARDMS (American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography) certification
  • 2 years of experience in ultrasonography preferred
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to communicate with patients, visitors, and employees within the organization
  • Ability to adequately use, or learn to use, the department’s computerized system and its associated devices

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 2/25/2020
Salary $25.00/hr






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