315 North 14th Avenue
Othello, WA 99344
(509) 488-2636

 
Per Diem Ultrasound Tech
Per Diem Ultrasound Tech
Posting Date:December 07, 2018
Hours:Per Diem
Shift:Per Diem
Department:Radiology
Job Type:Ultrasound Tech

Description

The Ultrasound Tech must be able to perform diagnostic sonographic examinations utilizing ultrasonic equipment in various modes and techniques to locate, evaluate and record pertinent anatomical, pathological and functional data.  The position's tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Performs diagnostic procedures applying prescribed methods of ultrasound technique.
  • Must be able to perform abdominal, small parts, breast and ob ultrasound.
  • Selects transducer and adjusts equipment controls according to organ to be examined, depth of field and other specifications of test.
  • Explains procedures to patients and addresses their concerns.
  • Keys test data and patient information into computer to maintain record of test results.
  • Assists physician with ultrasound guided biopsies and/or invasive procedures.
  • Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and responsibilities. .
  • Assists with transporting patients.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.


Qualifications

Required Job Qualifications include:

  • Graduate of an accredited program for Radiographers or Ultrasonographers.
  • Current RDMS or must be registry eligible and registered within one year of eligibility. 
  • Current state licensure or permit to practice medical imagining.
  • Current Certification in Basic Life Support.
  • Minimum two years working as an Imaging Tech.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.

 

Send Resume/Application(s) to:
Mindy Gonzalez - Human Resources
Othello Community Hospital 
315 North 14th Avenue Othello, WA 99344
Phone:(509) 488-2636 FAX (509) 331-2617
E-mail: gonzald1@othellocommunityhospital.org