Ultrasound Technologist

Job Number
204811
Washakie Medical Center
Shift
Other
Department
Washakie Medical Center - Radiology-Diagnostic-Hosp
Position Type
FT: Full-Time
Internal Code A
COREHTF
Street Address
400 South 15th Street
City & State
US-WY-Worland
Posting Category
Medical Imaging / Radiology
New Grad
Yes

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Washakie Medical Center is looking for a full-time Ultrasound Technologist to work in beautiful Worland, Wyoming. This Ultrasound Technologist will work varied shifts Monday through Friday between the hours of 6:30am - 6:00pm; rotating on call nights and weekends. This Ultrasound Technologist position requires current RDMS certification with RVT certification preferred. Interested candidates should apply!!  If you have any questions, please contact Greta McGough at greta.mcgough@bannerhealth.com or call 307-534-7108.

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About Washakie Medical Center
With a 50-year tradition of quality caring, Washakie Medical Center in Worland, Wyo. is a 25-bed critical access hospital with "big city" capabilities. This includes a 16-slice CT scanner, digital mammography, 1.5 tesla MRI, fluro, electronic medical records and a full service, state-of-the-art lab. Our Level III trauma ED is staffed with full-time physicians and our surgery services include 24/7 CRNA coverage including OB epidurals, two general surgeons, orthopedic surgery, and ambulatory treatment. In addition, we provide a variety of wellness activities and feature an active rehab department that includes pool therapy and cardiac rehab.

 



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Job Summary

This position performs prescribed procedures in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures and protocols. This position ensures optimal care/treatment to patient population


Essential Functions

  • Performs procedures by following and verifying referring providers orders. Uses independent judgment and applies learned methodologies according to established policy and procedures.

  • Educates patients/families regarding procedure and/or treatment to be performed. Demonstrates professional behavior/conduct in all interactions; fosters teamwork, efficient use of resources and quality patient outcomes.

  • Produces high quality images and prepares/presents them with other pertinent patient information for timely interpretation. Prepares and maintains accurate documentation.

  • Demonstrates competence in performing prescribed invasive/interventional procedures if applicable in accordance with established policies if applicable.

  • Performs and evaluates equipment quality control measurements. Demonstrates the ability to trouble shoot and notifies appropriate personnel to maintain equipment performance. Maintains a safe environment for patients, personnel, and visitors. Adheres to safety policies.

  • Accountable for the ethical, legal, professional and certification responsibilities related to the practice. This includes maintaining confidentiality of all work information.

  • Assures the efficient operation of workflow of the department. Monitors and maintains an adequate inventory of supplies and material to ensure non-interruption of services.

  • Minimum Qualifications

    Requires national certification in the area of specialty from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or from Cardiovascular Credentialing International. For new graduates, certification must be completed within 12 months of hire. BLS certification required.

    This position requires clinical knowledge typically achieved with 1-2 years of experience. Must demonstrate effective communication skills, human relations skills, analyze data and solve problems.Banner Registry and Travel positions require a minimum of one year experience in an acute care hospital setting. Experience working in an acute care setting within the past 12 months as an Ultrasound Technologist in the specialty area is preferred.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.