Ultrasound Tech PRN (1886)

Bolivar Medical Center

Job Description

- Ultrasound Tech PRN (1886) (7422-1886)

Job Description

Ultrasound Tech PRN (1886)-7422-1886

Bolivar Medical Center


Performs two dimensional ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for the diagnosis of disease and study of the malfunction of organs. Participates in CQI activities.Selects appropriate equipment for use in ultrasound setup, following exam specifications.Explains the test to the patient. Instructs and assists the patient in assuming the physical position for examination.Able to assess patient pain interfering with imaging procedure - makes appropriate physician contact for intervention. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.Selects a transducer and adjusts the equipment controls according to the organ to be examined, the depth of field and other specifications of test.


Regulatory Requirements:
Bachelor of Science degree is preferred, but not required.
One year of radiologic/imaging experience preferred.
Must be eligible for registry by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
Current BCLS certification.
Successful completion of a one (1) year program in ultrasound technology.

Language Skills
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
Additional languages preferred.

Basic computer knowledge.

Physical Demands:
For physical demands of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment, see following description.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising patient care.

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Primary Location Mississippi-Cleveland

Schedule Per Diem/PRN

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