Sonographer PRN in Shawnee Mission, KS at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    6/14/2019
  • Job ID:
    19007086
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Job Description


Description

Sonographer PRN AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962 
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:
PRN/ Days

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Cooperates with all associates in proper conduct of the department.
  • Performs other related duties as required and deemed necessary per Radiology Director.
  • Follows the "Standard of Behavior" guidelines per hospital policy.
  • Follows prescribed hospital safety standards.
  • Maintains ethical, professional relationships.
  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.
  • Positions and transfers patients for exams.
  • Assists physicians in performing invasive procedures, being responsible for checking necessary lab work pre-exam and for delivering specimens to appropriate areas of the hospital with proper paperwork.
  • Practices sterile technique to prevent any contamination.
  • Maintains adequate records per department and hospital policies.
  • Follows AIDET (Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation and Thank) at all times.
  • Attends a minimum of 50% of scheduled department meetings and is accountable for obtaining information from missed meetings.
  • Operates Cerner System proficiently, trouble shoots problems with orders and makes corrections within scope of user level.
  • Maintains orderliness and cleanliness of Ultrasound Department.
  • Produces quality diagnostic ultrasound images by using proper equipment technique and technical factors.
  • Secures and restocks supplies as  necessary.
  • Performs all ultrasound procedures according to department policies
  • Cooperates with all associates in proper conduct of the department.
  • Performs other related duties as required and deemed necessary per Radiology Director.
  • Follows the "Standard of Behavior" guidelines per hospital policy.
  • Follows prescribed hospital safety standards.
  • Maintains ethical, professional relationships.
  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.
  • Positions and transfers patients for exams.
  • Assists physicians in performing invasive procedures, being responsible for checking necessary lab work pre-exam and for delivering specimens to appropriate areas of the hospital with proper paperwork.
  • Practices sterile technique to prevent any contamination.
  • Maintains adequate records per department and hospital policies.
  • Follows AIDET (Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation and Thank) at all times.
  • Attends a minimum of 50% of scheduled department meetings and is accountable for obtaining information from missed meetings.
  • Operates Cerner System proficiently, trouble shoots problems with orders and makes corrections within scope of user level.
  • Maintains orderliness and cleanliness of Ultrasound Department.
  • Produces quality diagnostic ultrasound images by using proper equipment technique and technical factors.
  • Secures and restocks supplies as  necessary.
  • Performs all ultrasound procedures according to department policies
Qualifications

 What will you need?

  • Associate’s Degree or Graduate of a Technical School
  • Registered as Vascular Technologist (RVT)
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer-Abdominal (RDMS)
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association 
  • 1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience Preferred
Job Summary:
The Ultrasound Technologist performs a variety of diagnostic medical sonography procedures providing high quality exams for interpretation by a Radiologist.  Sets up and assists in invasive procedures when ultrasound is used as a guidance tool.  Performs all tasks necessary to provide quality patient care.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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