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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Senior Ultrasound Technologist - Echocardiography in Healdsburg, California

We are looking for a Senior Ultrasound Technologist (Echo) For Healdsburg Hospital - NorCal HealthConnect.

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Location: Healdsburg, CA

Schedule: On-Call / Per Diem

Shift: 8-hour Days

Job Summary:

Under the direction of a staff radiologist or cardiologist, prepares patients for and performs diagnostic ultrasound examinations for subsequent evaluation by the cardiologist. Operates ultrasound imaging and other related equipment, sends images to PACS, prepares exam room, and maintains equipment and supplies. Is able to transports patients to and from the department in a safe manner with wheelchairs or gurney if needed. Available for standby as required. Assists as directed or assigned with the department performance improvement program.

Skills:

  • Ability to effectively operate sonographic equipment.

  • Ability to evaluate sonograms in order to acquire appropriate diagnostic information.

  • Ability to use independent judgment to acquire the optimum diagnostic sonographic information in each exam performed.

  • Ability to evaluate, synthesizes, and communicates diagnostic information to the attending physician if appropriate.

  • Ability to follow established department protocols and procedures.

  • Ability to work efficiently and cope with emergency procedures.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with the patient and health care team.

Position Requirements:

Education: Graduate of a certified school of Diagnostic Medical Sonography in Echocardiography.

Experience: Six months experience in acute care setting.

License/Certification: .

  • Cardiovascular ultrasound technologists need American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or

  • Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI).

Preferred Position Requirements:

  • Two to three years experience in acute care setting.

  • Experience with various manufacturers and models of ultrasound units.

  • Ability to improve ultrasound knowledge by attending continuing education classes and learning new modalities when possible.

Providence St. Joseph Health (Providence) has worked for decades to improve health and quality of life in California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by the Sisters to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional referral services. Sonoma County facilities aligned with Providence include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only Level II trauma center. In addition, the 80-bed Petaluma Valley Hospital and 43-bed Healdsburg Hospital are secular (non-religious) affiliates of Providence. Our services also encompass three Urgent Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group doing business as St. Joseph Health Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care Network (post-acute care services). We act as a regional referral hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of life throughout the area.

Providence provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Sonoma County Entities

Category: Ultrasound Technologist

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