Ultrasound Technologist - .8
Lancaster General Hospital
Posted on 02/28/2020
Job Title: Ultrasound Technologist
This position is located in Lancaster, PA.
Full-time, 0.8 64hr/2weeks working varied shifts and sites including rehab/mobile services and 1-2 weekends per month and 1-2 holidays per year.
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SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking an Ultrasound Technologist for the Lancaster General Hospital location. The Ultrasound Tech Technologist is responsible for the independent operation of sonographic equipment, and for performing and communicating results of diagnostic examinations The Ultrasound Technologist is responsible for daily operations of the sonographic laboratory, patient schedule, equipment maintenance, the report of equipment failures, and quality assessment. Must be willing to work other sites and to do mobile ultrasound.
Perform all diagnostic Ultrasound procedures through proper technique selection according to department policy and procedure. This includes providing Ultrasound services on weekends, holidays, and call as scheduled. Patient care includes care to patients in the following age groups: neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric. Receives requests, checking for special instructions from the requesting physicians; consults with Radiologists as necessary. Greets patients and actively identifies patient to ensure correct patient and procedure. Explains procedure to patient and family. Completes required documentation of patient history Completes examination and billing as required. Documents technical observations for each procedure and obtains assistance as needed. Evaluate, synthesize, and communicate diagnostic information to the attending physician.
- Graduation from an accredited program for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
- Certified by the ARDMS (American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers) in Abdomen, OB/GYN and Vascular Technology (RVT) within 18 months of employment.
- Additional ARDMS specialty registries are encouraged.
- In compliance with ARDMS and/or ARRT continuing education requirements.
- CPR certification.
- If providing portable services: Valid PA driver’s license required.
This position requires PA Child Abuse and FBI Fingerprinting Clearances.
This position requires a Professional Certification.
This position requires a valid PA Driver's License and Motor Vehicle Report.