Diagnostic Sonographer 8/31/2016

Emerson Hospital Concord, MA

Company
Emerson Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
10062130
AJE Ref #
576033685
Location
Concord, MA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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DIAGNOSTIC SONOGRAPHER

Job Number: 10062130
Category: Imaging & Respiratory
Location: Concord, MA

Department: Diagnostic Sonography
Workshift: All shifts
Job Type: Per Diem
Hours: as needed

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Job Summary
Reporting to the Section Leader, Mammography/Sonography, utilizes high frequency sound waves and other diagnostic techniques for medical diagnosis. Produces and evaluates ultrasound images and related data.

Minimum Qualifications
Education
Graduate of an educational program that meets eligibility for ARDMS registry.

Experience
Previous experience as a sonographer strongly preferred.

Licensure and/or Certification
Current registration with ARDMS; or ARDMS-eligible with ARDMS achieved within 1 year of hire.

BLS healthcare provider required.

Skills
Ultrasound scanning skills in vascular, OBGYN, abdominal and small parts required.
Must be able to understand oral and written medical/radiological/sonographic terminology.
Must have comprehension of cross-sectional anatomy and correlation with anatomical structures.
Must be able to identify pathological processes.
Ability to read, write, and communicate in English required.
Computer skills required.
Ability to maintain confidential information.

Emerson Hospital is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.