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Ultrasound Technologist, PRN/Registry, Women First Clinic, Talcott, Chicago, IL

Date: Aug 27, 2019

Requisition ID: 68229

Ministry:  Presence Medical Group N/T

Location: Women First - Chicago

Location Address:
7447 W. Talcott Suite 418, Chicago, IL  60631 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 20910041 RMG Women First 

Daily Hours: 6
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Rotating
FLSA: N

 

The Ultrasound Technologist performs all sonography imaging studies under the general supervision of a licensed practitioner for the purposes of diagnosis and/or treatment of anatomic and physiologic disorders at a technical level not requiring constant supervision and within the scope of their license and/or certification requirements.   

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Performs all sonography imaging studies with appropriate application of technical and positioning protocols, safety procedures and proper image identifying criteria according to department policy and procedure. Verifies physician orders for instructions from requesting physician and consults with the radiologists as necessary.  Explains procedure and provides education as appropriate. 
  • Assists patients to and from examination and waiting rooms. Transports and transfers patients onto exam/treatment table. 
  • Performs equipment warm up, calibration and safety check. Operates hospital computer system. Reports to supervisor any equipment malfunctions. Operates equipment in accordance with manufacturer guidelines for appropriate quality control. 
  • Observes sterile and infection control techniques. Provides self-care instruction to both patients and family/caregivers. 
  • Documents accurately and promptly departmental records (film, file and computer) patient name, exam date, film/image markers, clinical history, complaints, allergies, etc. Reports reactions, complications, changes in condition etc. to radiologist, physician, supervisor, peers and/or nursing units.
  • Performs staff/student education and orientation duties.
  • Acts as a steward for quality process improvement and resource management.  

Qualifications:                                                           

  • Graduate of an approved program in Ultrasound Technology.                                                           
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software and Excel required. 
  • Knowledge of Electronic Medical Record (EMR) preferred.
  • Licensed sonographer by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS).CPR certification is required.

Business Unit: Presence Medical Group N/T
Department Name: RMG Women First

Job Function: Imaging Services 


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Clinic, Medical Technologist, Physiology, Medical, Ultrasound, Healthcare