Providence Ultrasound Technologist in Santa Monica, California
Providence is calling a Ultrasound Technologist for Per Diem Day Shift to Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA
Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
We are seeking a Ultrasound Technologist who will be responsible for performing diagnostic Ultrasound examinations for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician.
In this position you will:
Perform patient and department assessment
Participate in goal directed plan based on outcomes
Implement role based on department and hospital standards
Participate in evaluating effectiveness of duties
Participate in identifying patient/significant other learning needs and demonstrate measures to meet these
Delegate to appropriate team members
Demonstrate applied knowledge when caring for selected patient populations including care appropriate to the age of patients served
Demonstrate competency in selected skills including, but not limited to:
Selecting appropriate transducer and frequency
Performing ultrasound procedures including abdominal, pelvic, endovaginal, prostate, thyroid, and pregnancy/fetal age
Charging for exams
Processing and files film
Assisting physicians in procedures such as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, prostate biopsies and cyst aspirations
Performing duties of Radiologic Technologist (See Radiologic Technologist Job Description)
Utilizing Universal Precautions
Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for own professional practice in regards to:
Attendance, punctuality, and confidentiality
Positive public relation image and working relationships
Obtaining necessary knowledge and skill needed to maintain competence
Completing all mandatory requirements, including annual safety films, CPR, infection control and annual physical
Participate in the development and attainment of team, department and hospital goals including:
Attending and participating in team meetings
Volunteering or accepting assignment for projects
Mission, vision and team ground rules
Demonstrate documentation on patient care records and unit forms
Required qualifications for this position include:
Completion of an AMA approved radiologic technologist training program
Meet requirements for registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist
Certified or registry eligible: American Registry of Diagnostic Sonographers
Ability to deal effectively with many people
Must be able to prioritize, organize, and coordinate care
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 2 years experience in Sonography
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.
The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs
Location: California-Santa Monica
Req ID: 278167