Ultrasound Technician – APG Vascular

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Egg Harbor Twp, NJ

POSITION SHIFT: Days

POSITION STATUS: Full-Time

REQNUM: 11-33834

Department: APG Vascular PSA 11

Hours Per Week 40

Holidays Required? No

Job Category: Radiology

Location: Egg Harbor Twp

Weekends Required? No

POSITION SUMMARY

The Ultrasound Technologist (Ambulatory) performs diagnostic testing according to established departmental procedures, ensuring the delivery of quality patient care.

The Ultrasound Technologist (Ambulatory) performs diagnostic testing as directed by the physician at a competent technical level not requiring constant supervision. This position operates diagnostic equipment, including peripheral equipment, in a safe and efficient manner to obtain optimal test results. The Technologist manages the patient during the diagnostic procedure to meet quality patient care standards. This position ensures supplies are maintained and reports problems with equipment to the appropriate staff member.

This position actively participates in and supports student clinical education activities where applicable.

This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: Graduate of an Ultrasound Technology Program required.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS: Licensed by the State of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection for all modalities except Ultrasound. Registry or Registry Eligible American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers required. (Clinical hours needed to take boards). If registry eligible at time of hire, registration is required within 1 year; department leadership, will oversee that certification is achieved at the department level Advanced RVT certification required within 18 months of passing initial ARDMS registry or date of hire. BLS required.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum 1 year diagnostic testing experience preferred

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

Demonstrates the ability to perform the department specific competencies as listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, blood borne pathogens, including exposure to infectious disease, potential injury and hazardous substances, including electromagnetic radiation. Position requires the ability to stand a majority of the time. Position requires extensive pushing, pulling and lifting of patients and the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

The department specific Assessment and Evaluation Tool lists the essential functions of this position.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP

This position reports to the leadership within Ambulatory.

The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle

functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

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