Company: Spectrum Health
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Turns out, you can earn a living doing a job you love. Now
offering increased pay rates and a $5,000 sign on bonus for this
full-time Ultrasound Sonographer position. GENERAL SUMMARY:Under
site designate leader, and according to established policies and
procedures performs accurate and efficient Ultrasound exams
utilizing appropriate imaging equipment, independent judgment,
ingenuity, and initiative. Technologists must demonstrate good
clinical skills and provide the best possible images for
interpretation. Follows Corewell Health philosophy of Patient and
Family Centered Care at all times.ESSENTIAL DUTIES:Verifies patient
identification and physician order. Provides procedural
information/education to the patient/family prior to each exam.
Acquires an accurate patient history and documents in the medical
record. Performs Ultrasound and related patient care procedures
using age-appropriate methods for patient's physical ability and/or
limitations. Proficiently operates ultrasound imaging equipment and
performs necessary quality control and quality assurance testing.
Monitors patients during procedures to ensure patient safety.
Reviews ultrasound images with the Radiologist, as necessary.
Ensures STAT requests are relayed to radiologist in a timely
manner. When required, assists with procedures using sterile
technique, receives and documents samples for lab processing.
Disposes of fluids according to biohazard protocols. Ensures
equipment is wiped down between patients and exam room is clean and
properly stocked with linen and supplies. Accurately and
efficiently uses hospital computer systems for verifying orders,
viewing schedules, and sending information to PAC's. Uses effective
inter/intra-departmental communication and participates with
medical staff, management, technical and support staff. Assist in
training new staff/students. Verifies correct patient, correct exam
/ final verification, clarify questionable orders with ordering
physician or Radiologist. This document represents the major
duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not
intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It
should be understood, therefore, that employees may be asked to
perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described.
STANDARD QUALIFICATIONSTo perform this job successfully, an
individual must be able to perform each essential duty
satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of
the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential duties. Education / Training:
- Graduate of Diagnostic Ultrasound Program or equivalent. Work
- Minimal as gained at student level. Certification, Licensure,
- Registered by American Registry Diagnostic Medical Sonography
(ARDMS) or Registry eligible, paid at the trainee rate for up to 1
- If unregistered must obtain at least one (ABD or OB/GYN) within
1 year from hire. Additional registry within two years from date of
- If registered at hire additional registry must be obtained
within 1 year from hire. Other Qualifications :
- Basic Life Support Certification for Healthcare Providers at
hire through the American Heart Association. BENEFITSCorewell
Health offers a comprehensive benefits package to meet your
financial, health and life-work balance goals.
- Generous paid time off, holidays and flexible scheduling.
- Our employees receive special discounts on a wide range of
products and services.
- Exceptional health, dental, vision and prescription drug
- Relocation assistance
- Generous retirement savings, disability insurance, identify
theft protection and even home and auto insurance.
- NEW On-demand pay program - ask your recruiter about
details.ABOUT COREWELL HEALTHCorewell Health offers you a world of
opportunity throughout Southeast Michigan. With eight hospitals and
155 outpatient sites you will have a wide variety of practice
settings to choose from. Corewell Health has more nationally ranked
hospitals in Michigan than any other health system. Primary
LocationSITE - Troy Hospital - 44201 Dequindre Road -
TroyDepartment NameCardiology - TroyEmployment TypeFull
timeShiftDay (United States of America)Weekly Scheduled
Hours40Hours of WorkVARIABLEDays WorkedVARIABLEWeekend
FrequencyVariable weekends CURRENT COREWELL HEALTH TEAM MEMBERS -
Please apply through Find Jobs from your Workday team member
account. This career site is for Non-Corewell Health team members
only. Corewell Health is committed to providing a safe environment
for our team members, patients, visitors and community. That is why
we require a drug-free workplace and various vaccinations as a
requirement for employment.Corewell Health grants equal employment
opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color,
national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic
information, marital status, height, weight, gender, pregnancy,
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status,
or any other legally protected category.An interconnected,
collaborative culture where all are encouraged to bring their whole
selves to work, is vital to the health of our organization. As a
health system, we advocate for equity as we care for our patients,
our communities, and each other. From workshops that develop
cultural intelligence, to our inclusion resource groups for people
to find community and empowerment at work, we are dedicated to
ongoing resources that advance our values of diversity, equity, and
inclusion in all that we do. We invite those that share in our
commitment to join our team.If you are a qualified individual with
a disability, you may request assistance in completing the
application process by calling . We are committed to granting
reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable laws.
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