Diagnostic Ultrasound Technologist Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute
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At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities, and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.
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Performs a variety of radiological procedures for diagnosis and treatment using ultrasound modalities. Coordinates exams and procedures with physicians
• Performs ultrasound diagnostic procedures as requested by the physician.
• Produces a variety of procedures that require independent judgment and initiative to create images for ultrasound diagnosis.
• Documents tests results and maintains hard copy images.
• Handles preventive maintenance on ultrasound equipment at designated intervals as described in the equipment manuals.
• Inspects equipment daily and documents needed repairs.
• Maintains patient records as directed by hospital policy and procedure.
• Orders supplies and maintains inventory and orders supplies.
• Requires constant walking, standing, sitting, reaching, bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, and lifting. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 50 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must possess an intact sense of sight, hear, smell, touch, and finger dexterity. May occasionally have low exposure to radiation and possible exposure to communicable disease.
• High School Diploma or GED required. Successful completion of Ultrasound Training Program preferred.
• Current license Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer required.
• Cardiovascular experience preferred.
• Nuchal Translucency and Nasal Bone Imaging certified may be required based on department.