Ultrasonographer (Per Diem) (req num: 9901) Radiology/Ultrasound STPH Covington, LA
- Per Diem
- As Needed - PRN
Summary of the Job:
Manipulates ultrasound equipment, using knowledge of positioning patients and general anatomy and physiology as well as the ability for processing these images. Must be proficient in OB, GYN, Abdominal, vascular and small body parts. Must be registry eligible for same. Responsible for the tracking of each study and the PACS acquisition of the study performed. Selects technical factors necessary to produce optimum quality ultrasound images; surveys with measurements of anatomical body part, processes those images and performs a variety of other duties consistent with providing quality ultrasound services.
Minimum Qualifications: Must be a graduate of an accredited ultrasound technology program, or 10 years of Ultrasound experience. Must be registered or registry eligible for one of the following: ultrasound physics, OB/GYN, abdomen, vascular and small body parts. Minimum of one year experience in an ultrasound department. Must be registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (ARDMS). Preferred registry in one of the following: ultrasound physics, OB/GYN, abdomen, vascular and small body parts. CPR certified (Healthcare provider) by American Heart Association required. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment with patients of all types and ages. Must possess strong guest relations skills.
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) – lifting, reaching, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - carrying, pushing/pulling, handling/feeling, talking
Occasionally (1%-33%) - climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), balancing, stooping, crouching, crawling
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.
Contact : Jennifer Randazzo
Email : email@example.com
Tel : 985-898-4540
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Jennifer Randazzo 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA