UnityPoint Health Sonographer / Ultrasound Tech **$2,500 Sign On Bonus** in Fort Dodge, Iowa
UnityPoint Health - Fort Dodge
FTE: 0.9 (Full-time, 36hours per week)
Shift: Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm; rotating weekday and weeknd call
$2,500 Sign On Bonus
An extremely high responsibility is required in the performance of Ultrasound and the operation of the Ultrasound Section.
Performs a variety of ultrasound procedures not requiring constant supervision.
Maintains appropriate records and statistics, and maintains sufficient stock of supplies for the entire Ultrasound Section.
Evaluates and recommends a new or revised Ultrasound policies, procedures, protocols, etc.
Instructs and assists students in clinical procedures.
Performs other related duties as required or assigned by Lead Sonographer, Clinical Supervisor or Manager.
Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Documents care consistent with documentation guidelines.
Communicates with other members of the health care team in order to ensure continuity of care and coordination of services.
Participates in department operations demonstrating professional behaviors to include supporting goals of the department and maintaining awareness of resource utilization.
Participation in non-direct patient care activities including educational activities, quality assurance activities, department meetings, and other related activities.
Demonstrates positive customer relations skills.
Provides a variety of services related to patient transportation and daily department cleaning.
Provides environmental duties as assigned.
Exhibits knowledge and skills in the operation of Picture Archiving Communication System (PACS) ,Radiology Information System (RIS), and Electronic Medical Record (EMR)
Assists in scheduling of patient exams by assuring correct physician order and insurance pre-authorization number.
Adheres to departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
- Graduate from an accredited Ultrasound program
- Accreditation from American Registry Diagnostic Medical (ARDMS) Sonographer
- Previous experience is desired
Demonstrates effective communication skills, both written and oral.
Organizational and time management skills. Basic computer skills.
.Life Support (CPR) certification, ARDMS in Abdomen and OB/GYN and/or in the process of attaining these credentials.
Must attain within 24 months of hire date.
Requisition ID: 2019-63902
Street: 802 Kenyon Rd
Name: 7020 UnityPoint Health Trinity Regional Medical Ctr
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm; rotating weekday and weekend call
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org