UnityPoint Health Echocardiographer - 10 Days of PTO Sign on Bonus in Marshalltown, Iowa

Accurately performs diagnostic exams of patients using a holistic approach in accordance with quality control regulations in a professional and courteous manner. Performs a variety of technical procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative.

  • Produces diagnostic ultrasound of patients in conformance with established department techniques and procedures by the proper selection and accurate operation of equipment and knowledge of technical factors.

  • Assist the physician in the interpretation of the technical aspects of the completed examination.

  • Provide proper explanation of procedures to patients, their families, and others as needed to insure the patients understanding of the examination to be performed.

  • Coordinate the work schedule for patients and procedures for efficient patient flow.

  • Practice sterile techniques and prevent cross-contamination while assisting physicians with procedures.

  • Assist in transfer of patients to and from the examination table and provide proper immobilization devices for positioning or transporting as required.

  • Evaluate requisitions for the proper and accurate completion of the ultrasound examinations, complete additional paperwork for recordkeeping, and aid in the proper storage of completed exams.

  • Maintain knowledge of all Ultrasound Equipment in the department.

  • Be aware of what is happening in clinic/department and the organization by attending clinic/department meetings, reading emails and regularly checking information on the organization’s intranet site.

  • Meet the department work schedule.

  • Maintain compliance with CLIA, OSHA, Safety and Risk Management guidelines.

  • Maintain compliance with Personnel policies and procedures.

  • Monitor environmental conditions in order to secure protected health information.

  • Behave in a manner consistent with all Corporate Compliance and HIPAA policies and procedures.

  • Maintain regular and consistent attendance at work.

  • Demonstrate initiative to improve quality and customer service by striving to exceed customer expectations.

  • Balance team and individual responsibilities; be open and objective to other’s views; give and welcome feedback; contribute to positive team goals; and put the success of the team above own interests.

  • Perform other duties as requested by Clinic Administrator to facilitate the smooth and effective operations of the office

Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound Technology School or ARRT registered with demonstrated ultrasound experience.

  • ARDMS Registry eligible.

  • Mandatory Reporter certification.

  • CPR certification.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work as a team member.

  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.

  • Able to write, read, comprehend and speak fluent English.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Requisition ID: 2018-51345

Street: 3 South 4th Avenue

Name: 2560 Marshalltown

Name: Ultrasound - North

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 7:30am-4:00pm; Monday through Friday

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org