Ultrasound Technologist II
Company: Ellis Medicine
Posted on: May 28, 2023
The key components and expectations of the Ultrasound Technologist are: Function as an ultrasonographer in all aspects and duties of the job performance and expectation requirements Perform quality imaging studies using diagnostic ultrasound and assure appropriate patient care Maintain all licensure and regulatory requirements Other related duties as assigned that support ultrasound and Ellis Medicine Imaging.
Graduate of an accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography program Minimum of three years experience in ultrasound is preferred, with at least 1 in vascular ultrasound. Must be RVT and RDMS registered Must have a solid knowledge base of anatomy and physiology, hemodynamics and pathology and how it relates to non-invasive vascular, general and ob/gyn testing
The sonographer performs diagnostic ultrasounds in several or most of the following areas: abdominal, OB/GYN, vascular, small parts or breast, utilizing clinical and technical knowledge to obtain high quality sonographic images and detailed patient worksheets that will provide the radiologist with the diagnostic information necessary for accurate interpretations.
Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment
Works independently, requesting assistance when needed
Excellent communication skills
Supports the physicians and departmental leadership
Follows MEE behaviors and standards
Maintains all certifications and licenses required for the position
Promotes a smooth flow of patients through the department and helps to create a supportive atmosphere
Conducts all interactions with patients and personnel in a courteous, respectful manner while maintaining confidentiality
Maintains proper patient safety measures including but not limited to: proper identification, confidentiality, HIPAA, etc.
Orders and maintains supplies
Supports department staff on special projects as necessary
Educates existing and incoming staff and shares knowledge when appropriate
Follows all governing guidelines set forth by organizations such as the Joint Commission, NYSDOH, etc., as well as, follow all departmental and organizational policies and procedures
All other duties as assigned
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