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Ultrasound Technologist I

Tracking Code

2022-12342

Position Type

PRN

Shift

Day

Job Location

Taylorville, Illinois

Description

Using independent judgment, perform a variety of procedures utilizing sonography equipment. 

Required Skills

  1. Perform a variety of diagnostic ultrasound procedures, interventional ultrasound and sonographic vascular exams on outpatients of all ages, according to established standards, policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines.
  1. Perform a variety of diagnostic ultrasound, interventional ultrasound and sonographic vascular procedures on inpatients both in the department and bedside via portable Sonography as needed, according to established standards, policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines.
  1. Maintain technical skills relating to imaging factors.
  1. Maintain an excellent guest relations rapport with patients, visitors, physicians and fellow employees.
  1. Maintain skills in performing emergency and routine patient care as required.
  1. Utilize proper infection control practices per the department procedure manual.
  1. Monitor the condition of equipment and supplies to ensure safe and efficient operations of the department.
  1. Ensure proper recording and transmission of patient information.
  1. Comply with department procedures regarding employee / patient incident reports.
  1. Review and recommend equipment / supply purchases.
  1. Participate in continuing education, meet requirements for all mandatory in-services and maintain knowledge of current and new technology.
  1. Assume Ultrasound call as assigned.
  1. Performs other related work as required or requested.

 

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job.  Incumbents may be requested to perform tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.

Required Experience

Education:

  • Graduate of a two year, recognized AMA allied health training program or 2 years of college preferred.

Licensure/Certification/Registry:

  • Must be RDMS eligible.
  • Must obtain RDMS within twenty-four months of job acceptance.
  • Maintain BLS CPR Certification.

Experience:

  • Completion of an approved ultrasound technology program or at least 12 months equivalent clinical ultrasound experience required.