Ultrasound Tech - Ultrasound - Per Diem - Troy, PA

Troy, PA, United States
Jan 18, 2019

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Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Troy Community Hospital

Shift

Per Diem

Pay Grade

TCH/C7

License

Ultrasound Certification required

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

Main Function

The diagnostic sonographer utilizes high frequency sound waves and other diagnostic techniques for medical diagnosis.

Education

High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience

Minimum of three months experience.

 

  1. Performs the scanning examination requested by the referring physician, modifying the examination, depending on the findings demonstrated, and review the examination with the supervising radiologist.
  2.  Assists the radiologist or the clinician in special procedures such as percutaneous fluid aspiration or biopsy procedures.
  3. Performs examination at the bedside using portable equipment.
  4. Teaches ultrasound technique to student technologists.
  5. Performs routine equipment checks for resolution and other quality control procedures, as necessary.
  6. Must be able to react quickly to emergency situations such as patient fainting, patient being unsteady while getting on to scanning table, if unsafe situation occurs (such as a fire), getting patient to safety and sounding alarm.
  7. Ability to work alone (on call) and get job done in an efficient manner.
  8. Must be able to lift, push, reach, bend, stop and walk in order to care for patients.  Must be able to perform a stand-pivot transfer with a 105-pound patient.

How To Apply

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit www.guthrie.org/careers

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Job Info

Jan 18, 2019

114045-1A

United States