Diagnostic Sonographer 8/31/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY DIAGNOSTIC SONOGRAPHER
Job Number: 10062131
Category: Radiology & Imaging
Location: Emerson Hospital, Concord, MA
Department: Diagnostic Sonography
Workshift: All shifts
Job Type: Per Diem
Hours: as needed
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.
Graduate of an educational program that meets eligibility for ARDMS registry.
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.
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.