HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Ultrasound Technologist -PRN-variable hours in Salem VA, Virginia
Starting in 1909 as a 26-bed facility in the Roanoke Valley, LewisGale has been dedicated to caring for and preserving life for more than a century. Today, our health system has grown to include four hospitals, two cancer centers, six outpatient centers, and 700 affiliated physicians. Our expansive network stretches from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, giving us the privilege to serve more than 250,000 patients each year.
Our Mission and Vision at LewisGale above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. The vision of LewisGale is to be recognized as the healthcare provider and the employer of choice in Southwest Virginia.
If you are looking to work for a high-quality healthcare organization delivering services in the Southwest Virginia and New River Valley area, apply online and learn more.
At HCA, we believe our success is dependent on a Healthy Work Environment where caregivers, staff, administrators, physicians and volunteers are at the core of a patients-first culture. At the heart of everything we do is applying the same compassion and commitment we have for our patients to our co-workers and colleagues. We work hard to create a place where employees feel empowered to provide the best care possible and experience a rewarding career.
Our commitment to a Healthy Work Environment includes a focus on five key areas - Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation/Rewards and Staffing. We know if we do well in each of these areas, our employees will be able to provide the safest, highest-quality and most compassionate service to our patients.
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
- Prepares patients, collects relevant information for completion of procedures.*
- Performs all Sonographic exams following defined protocols.*
- Observant of patients’ conditions. Notifies physician or supervisor of unusual occurrences. *
- Compiles appropriate records to expedite results. *
- Analyzes the quality of images and processes as required.*
- Understands and operates electronic information systems.*
- Maintains appropriate supplies and a clean, organized working environment.*
- * Participates in continuing education activities to expand/enhance knowledge of sonography and meet educational requirements of ARDMS.
Takes call after regular hours.
Registered or registry eligible by RDMS or ARRT.
Position is required to have competence to assess, treat and/or care for the age groups indicated by check marks.
/Legend:/ X_ Birth - 1 Year = Neonatal/Infant _X1-11 Years = Child/Pediatric X12-17 Years = Adolescent X18-64 Years = Adult X65 Years and over = Geriatric N/A – No responsibility to assess, treat or care for patients EXPERIENCE Preferred - 2-3 Years experience as RT or Sonographer Preferred - Two or more years of experience in a hospital Ultrasound Department. *EDUCATION * Required - Graduate of an accredited, RT or Sonography program. ARDMS eligible.
Required- BLS Certification
Preferred - ARDMS certification.
Title: Ultrasound Technologist -PRN-variable hours
Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00005-16329