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Ultrasound Technologist

Location: Kennesaw, GA Job Number: 898833 Date posted: 08/20/2020

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Description:
Ultrasound Technologist -performs diagnostic sonographic examinations utilizing ultrasonic equipment to locate, evaluate and record critical functional, pathological, and anatomical data. Schedules and coordinates tests, records test results, and prepares and maintains operational logs.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Performs Ultrasound Examinations.
  • Documents patient assessment and history.
  • Provides patient education.
  • Operates computer and ultrasound equipment for image production and documentation.
  • Practices accurate and timely completion of scheduled and unscheduled work to maximize productivity.
  • Performs quality control measures for the purpose of ensuring optimal images.
  • Enters and properly completes all patient information including exam charges and supplies into the Radiology Information System (RIS).
  • Prepares films for interpretation by the radiologist in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Exhibits flexibility and adaptability to unique needs of the department and respond appropriately.
  • Communicate abnormal situations to proper sources in a way that facilitates resolution and/or tracking.
  • Actively engages other health care providers (radiologist, surgeons, specialist, and mammographers) to ensure quality, continuity and appropriateness of care.
  • Follows department procedures/processes/policies.
  • Practices safety measures in radiography by adhering to all governing regulations.
  • Follows universal precautions, infection control guidelines and sterile technique.
  • Complies with all governing regulations.
  • Stocks and cleans exam rooms/work areas.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Applies the profession's code of ethics in all aspects of practice.

  • Basic Qualifications:


    Experience



    • Minimum one (1) year experience in Ultrasonography a minimum (will only accept new graduates from KPGA affiliated ultrasound program educational institutions).



    Education



    • Graduate of AMA approved Ultrasonography Program.

    • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.



    License, Certification, Registration



    • ARDMS certification in RDMS.

    • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association must be obtained prior to hire date.



     


    Additional Requirements:



    • Basic PC (keyboarding & navigation) skills.



     


    Preferred Qualifications:



    • Minimum two (2) years experience in Ultrasonography preferred.

    • Customer service aptitude demonstrated through Customer Service Assessment.



    Notes:




    • Weekends ONLY Saturday / Sundays from 3pm to 11pm.


    Primary Location: Georgia,Kennesaw,Town Park Medical Offices I Scheduled Weekly Hours: 8 Shift: Evening Workdays: Sun, Sat Working Hours Start: 3:00 PM Working Hours End: 11:00 PM Job Schedule: Short Hour Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: GTC|UFCW|Local 1996 Job Level: Entry Level Job Category: Imaging / Radiology Department: Sonography-General Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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