Ultrasound Technologist 8/30/2016

Northside Hospital Jonesboro, GA

Company
Northside Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
66547
AJE Ref #
576017027
Location
Jonesboro, GA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGIST

Job ID #: 66547
Job Category: Radiology
Employment Type: Resource
Shift: Day
Education Required: Associates Degree
Location: Jonesboro, GA
Posted Date: August 29, 2016 Back to Search Results



Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!

FACILITY OVERVIEW
Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women s Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted Atlanta s Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!

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.

POSITION DESCRIPTION
Operates ultrasound scanning equipment to produce records of designated portions of the human anatomy of infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
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

Why choose Northside* Northside supports our employees professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside s team!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.