Ultrasound Technologist 8/30/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGIST
Job ID #: 66547
Job Category: Radiology
Employment Type: Resource
Education Required: Associates Degree
Location: Jonesboro, GA Back to Search Results
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SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
Northside Hospital is one of the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer services in the Southeast, combining the latest in technology and research with compassionate patient-centered care. The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute offers the best of both worlds: clinical excellence on par with academic-based programs, along with the personalized and attentive care typically associated with a community hospital. Our Program has received an Outstanding Achievement Award as a fully accredited Comprehensive Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeon s Commission on Cancer. Specialty areas include BMT, Women s, Prostate, and Research.
Operates ultrasound scanning equipment to produce records of designated portions of the human anatomy of infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
Required: * Certified or eligible for certification by: American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS), OR American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, Sonography (ARRT) (S). OR Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) * All sonographers must obtain certification within twenty-four months of eligibility or cross training.) * Certified in Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or obtain within 90 days of employment Sonographers must be in compliance with the ARDMS, ARDMS, ARRT or CCI requirements for continuing education appropriate to their practices Requirements for Sonographer or Mammography Technologist Breast Ultrasound ARDMS certification and current registration, or ARRT post-primary certification and current registration in breast sonography, or ARRT certification and current registration and MQSA qualified AND 5 CEUs specific to breast ultrasound Certified in Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or obtain within 90 days of employment Regular performance of breast ultrasound exams Registered Technologists * In compliance with the CE requirements of their certifying organization for the imaging modality in which they perform services * CE includes credits pertinent to the technologist s ACR accredited clinical practice Preferred: Graduate from an accredited school of Ultrasound Technology Prior experience in ultrasound Registered Cardiovascular Technologist with two (2) years cardiac related experience Registered Vascular Technologist with two (2) years vascular related experience
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes
WORK HOURS: Varies
WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: No
ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No
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