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Sonographer

Company:
SCL Health
Location:
Lafayette, CO
Post Date:
November 18, 2021
Job Status:
Part-Time
Description:

You.

 

You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Sonographer.

 

Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.

 

You know how to move fast. You know how to stay organized. You know how to have fun.

 

Youre equally comfortable with Ultrasound Techniques, team work, and patient care.   

 

Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.

 

 

 

Us.

 

Good Samaritan Hospital is currently seeking an experienced Sonographer to join our team.  As an Ultrasound Technician you will play an important role in the lives of our patients.

 

Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. At our 234-bed Level II Trauma Center, our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Were especially proud of our people, who helped make us one of Americas 100 Best Hospitals according to Healthgrades

 

Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.

 

We.

 

 

 

Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.

 

Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.

 

Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.

 

Your day.

 

As a Sonographer you need to know how to:

 
     
  • This position is responsible for performing clinical assessment, uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify and record appropriate anatomic and pathological ultrasound images and maintaining a high degree of quality of those images.
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  • Performs ultrasonic diagnostic procedures of specified body areas by properly positioning patients and locating/scanning areas for interpretation as directed by the physician or radiologist.
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  • Explains procedures to patients and/or family members ensuring cooperation and optimum test results and to reduce anxiety.
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  • Analyzes sonograms, obtains a medical history and demonstrates excellent communication skills and self confidence when presenting this information to the radiologist.
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  • Prepares or cleans patient rooms by changing linens, stocking supplies, wiping off tables and cleaning equipment, ensuring an efficient and clean working environment.
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  • Assists physicians with such procedures as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, etc. by scanning patient, marking patients body and determining angle of puncture as requested.
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  • Maintain patient information by purging or updating patient film jackets and/or filing reports or film files to ensure accurate patient records.
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  • Maintains ultrasound equipment by performing scheduled cleanings/tests and documents results. Contacts service personnel and notifies supervision of malfunctioning equipment.
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  • Performs other related duties as directed in order to support the achievement of established goals and objectives.
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Your experience.

 

We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:

 
     
  • ARDMS American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, required
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  • RVT  Registered Vascular Technologist Certification, required or ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire date
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  • Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association, required
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  • Ability to interact with people of all ages, required
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  • At least one (1) year of experience in ultrasound, preferred
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Your next move.

 

Now that you know more about being a Sonographer on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.

 

 

 

 

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