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Diagnostic Medical Sonographer II – Ultrasound – Winter Park – Part Time in Winter Park, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Part-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    3/11/2019
  • Job ID:
    277773
  • Job Function
    Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Winter Park

Job Description



Diagnostic Medical Sonographer II – Imaging – Winter Park – Part Time

Winter Park Memorial Hospital seeks to hire a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer II who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Nestled among the oak-shaded, brick-paved streets of one of the most picturesque hometowns in the country, Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years. Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness. Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the AdventHealth Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the AdventHealth Orthopedic Institute. Together with the community we serve, we're building a model of community health and wellness for generations to come.



Department Profile:

Diagnostic Ultrasound services at Winter Park provides a range of services that include General/OB and venous doppler procedures as well as Thora and Paracentesis and Biopsies. This team of highly trained sonographers is dedicated to providing the best possible care for our patients 24/7.



Work Hours/Shifts:

Part Time, 26/hrs per week, M-F, 9:00am – 2:00pm



Job Summary:

Under general supervision performs General Sonographic procedures in accordance with department protocols. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Abdomen, Abdominal Doppler, OB/Gyn, Small Parts, and Interventional Sonographic Procedures
  • Ability to learn and master new tasks related to the computer and AGFA Pacs system
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work with people of diverse backgrounds
  • Knowledge of PACS and associated equipment (Preferred)
  • Good organizational skills (Preferred)
  • Breast sonography (Preferred)
  • Pediatric and Neuro sonography (Preferred)
  • Arm and Leg Venous Doppler (Preferred)
  • Graduate of Ultrasound Program
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in healthcare-related field (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • A minimum of the following two American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) specialty examinations:
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) - Abdomen (AB) AND
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) - Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN)


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

  • Consistently obtains the highest quality scans possible in relation to patient body habitus and/or NPO prep status as observed by Radiologists, Ultrasound Educator, and Ultrasound Manager. Always follows proper exam protocols as outlined in department Policy and Procedure manual. Utilizes two patient identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam. [Exam Supervision and Administration]
  • Reviews all images on Ultrasound machine or IMPAX (PACS) and thoroughly fills out Ultrasound worksheet in a timely manner. Rescans patient as requested by Radiologist. Is open to critique of exams by Radiologist and/or department Manager/ Educator. [Diagnostic Image Quality and Documentation]
  • Completes exams in a timely manner. Properly and consistently evaluates patient prep status and schedules exam accordingly. Demonstrates ability to coordinate acceptable patient throughput in either an IP and/or OP setting keeping the department on schedule and maintaining desired productivity. Follows direction from Manager and Lead Sonographer. All FT and PT dayshift/weekday employees must participate in the System back up call rotation. [Personal Productivity and Accountability]
  • Utilizes computer system to update exam status, cancel/update orders as needed. Ensures charges match procedure completed. Confirms proper exam/patient assignment at QC before releasing images to PACS for interpretation. Corrects erroneous accession numbers in PACS when needed. Notifies Radiologist Facilitator (RF) and transmits required worksheet and requisition for all after-hours cases. Effective knowledge of all Information Systems used in the Ultrasound department. [Data Processing]
  • Operates and maintains Ultrasound equipment in a safe manner. Adheres to all infection control standards. Employee job duties may include handling and disposal of hazardous material (Hazmat) waste. Employee will be required to complete initial training (prior to handling Hazmat waste) and refresher training to include proper handling and disposal of Hazmat waste, and proper selection, use and disposal of personal protective equipment. Follows guidelines for proper use of GUS unit. Washes hands before and after every patient encounter. [Safety and the Environment of Care]
  • Performs a full range of diagnostic ultrasound procedures and operates all ultrasound equipment in assigned department. Is willing and able to rotate between multiple campuses/US departments as needed. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary to perform safe and effective procedures on patients of all ages (neonate/infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatrics). The knowledge and skills are acquired through in-service, continuing education and/or experience. Demonstrates a willingness to learn/adapt to new technologies and protocols and help develop the knowledge and competency of coworkers and students. [Clinical Competence]
  • Assists with data collection for KPI's while understanding the department performance trends and established standards. Contributes toward process improvement by serving on PI teams as assigned. Participates in department patient satisfaction initiatives. Utilizes patient service recovery resources when appropriate. [Performance Improvement]
  • Attends department meetings consistently and promotes positive dialogue with respect to department objectives. Listens and is responsible to understand all agenda items. Attends all other meetings as required. [Department Meeting Attendance]
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
  • P2DS must also agree to the conditions of the AdventHealth (FH) Per Diem Option Agreement (contract):

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Diagnostic Medical Sonographer II opportunity with Winter Park Memorial Hospital and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer II, Medical Sonographer, Imaging, Winter Park, Part Time



Position Location:  Winter Park
Job:  Imaging
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Winter Park
Schedule:  Part-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Non Degree Program
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Mar 11, 2019, 8:16:40 AM

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