Diagnostic Ultrasound Sonographer (PRN) - Radiology Ultrasou
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: June 13, 2019
Job Title: Diagnostic Ultrasound Sonographer (PRN) - Radiology
Ultrasound - Sioux Falls, SD
City: Sioux Falls
Department *:* Radiology Ultrasound - Sioux Falls
Job Schedule: PRN
Hours Per Shift: Other
Responsible for performing ultrasounds in a professional and
diagnostic manner. Uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify
and record appropriate anatomical, pathological, and diagnostic
Thoroughly understand the operation of the ultrasound machine and
utilize new technologies. Performs a variety of ultrasound
examinations. Establishes and maintains ethical working
relationships and good rapport with patients and all organizational
Maintains a high standard of medical ethics at all times and is
self-motivated to increase the level of understanding and knowledge
of the sonography field. Displays empathy, compassion, and
Possesses an understanding of cross-sectional anatomy. Conducts
self professionally at all times, even during moments of high
Assists when necessary with the maintenance of accreditation
requirements and processes. Understands age-related protocols for
various testing. Coordinate work with physicians or other
healthcare team members, including providing assistance during
invasive procedures when applicable.
Supervises and train students and medical sonographers as needed.
Reports and calls in-service requests on equipment when needed.
Understands and clarifies the different modes of ultrasound-based
examination techniques. Perform clerical duties, such as scheduling
exams or special procedures, keeping records, or archiving
computerized images. Maintain stock and supplies, preparing
supplies for special examinations and ordering supplies when
necessary. Ensures that all equipment or related supplies are in
proper working order prior to use. Applies ultrasound-based
techniques to examine and diagnose medical conditions. Adjusts to
new or changing assignments, processes, and people.
Position is PRN, as needed.
Graduate of an accredited school of Diagnostic Imaging, Allied
Health Certificate/Diploma or a minimum of one year
equivalent work experience is preferred.
Registration in at least one of the following areas of sonography
is required: Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS),
Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT), American Registry of
Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), or registry eligible.
Registry preferred within six months after hiring.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within six weeks of
employment and re-certification as necessary is required.
For employees who provide outreach mobile services, maintenance of
a valid driver--------s license and good driving record is
required. This may include passenger on flights and occasional
overnight stays at assigned sites. Employees are held to the
Sanford category driver's license policy and medical guidelines
when applicable for job duties.
About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and
Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest
quality of care to the communities we serve.
We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across
the region with convenient access to expert medical care,
leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to
research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways
to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving
the human condition here in your community, across the region and
around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy
families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can
make a positive difference now, and in the future.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to
request an accommodation for help with your online application,
please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to
City: Sioux Falls
Job Function: Allied Health
Job Schedule: PRN
Req Number: WD05830
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