Ultrasound Tech PRN Breast Health Services at AdventHealth Wesley Chapel


Category
Accounting/Finance/Insurance
Company
AdventHealth Wesley Chapel
Location
Wesley Chapel, FL 33545
Posted
01/09/2019

Description
Work Hours/Shift
 
Variable Shift As Needed
 
 
Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel
 
  • From state- of- the- art equipment to the most intricate building details, Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel was designed from the ground up to maximize healing, patient care and wellness
  • Recognized as leader in patient satisfaction and was named Top 100 Hospital in Modern Healthcare Magazine by IBM Watson Health
  • 50,000 sq ft community Health & Wellness Center
  • Comprehensive women’s health center named Inspiration Place that incorporates female physician specialists, women’s imaging, pelvic floor and female physical therapy and a boutique spa.
  • Consistently named a Top Workplace in Tampa Bay by the Tampa Bay Times
  • Opened an offsite 24 bed, 24/7 emergency room in Central Pasco to better serve the emergency health needs of residents in west and central Pasco
 
You will be responsible for:
  • Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic sonography examinations.
  • Uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record, and adapt procedures as appropriate to anatomical, pathological, diagnostic information and images.
  • Uses independent judgment during the sonographic exam to accurately differentiate between normal and pathologic findings.
  • Analyses sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and communicates findings to the appropriate physician.
  • Coordinates work schedule with Departmental Director and/or scheduling desk to assure workload coverage.
  • Assumes responsibility for the safety, mental and physical comfort of patients while they are in the sonographer's care.
  • Assists with the daily operations of the sonographic laboratory.
  • Maintains a daily log of patients seen / completes exam billing forms.
  • Maintains ultrasound equipment and work area, and maintains adequate supplies.
  • Participates in the maintenance of laboratory accreditation.
  • Establishes and maintains ethical working relationships and good rapport with all interrelating hospitals, referral or commercial agencies.
  • Performs all requested sonographic examinations as ordered by the attending physician.
  • Prepares preliminary reports and contacts referring physicians when required, according to established procedures.
  • Coordinates with other staff to assure appropriate patient care is provided.
  • Addresses problems of patient care as they arise and makes decisions to appropriately resolve the problems.
  • Organizes daily work schedule and performs related clerical duties as required.
  • Assumes responsibility for the safety and well-being of all patients in the sonographic area/department.
  • Reports equipment failures to the appropriate supervisor or staff member.
Qualifications
What will you need:                                                            
  • Ability to learn and use Radiology software packages such as Citrix, Radworks, Current PACS application.
  • Ability to quickly learn and follow departmental policies and procedures.
  • Maintain responsibility for all continuing and annual education.
  • Must maintain all required registries and licenses to perform imaging procedures.
  • High School Graduate
  • Satisfactory completion of approved medical sonography program
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in 3 or more disciplines including Abdomen, OB/GYN, Small Parts and/or Breast or 2 disciplines with RVT.
  • RDMS Breast Required
  • BLS upon hire
  • One hour of Hip & Knee Education within 6 months of hire date, then annually
  • 2 hours of Stroke Education within 6 months of hire date, then 1 hour annually
  • 1 year of experience in hospital environment (Preferred)
  • Abdomen, OB/GYN, Small Parts, Vascular, Invasive Procedures (Preferred)