Providence Health & Services Ultrasound Technologist in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling an Ultrasound Technologist ( Imaging Services , Days, 1.0) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Perform all ultrasound procedures and provide appropriate documentation.
Collect all pertinent information when scheduling procedures and place information on the history sheet for review by nurses, doctors and modalities.
Utilize a “safety first” approach when selecting techniques, material and other sources.
Interview patient prior to and during exam with the intent of optimizing procedure for patient condition and comfort.
Communicate with radiologist on scheduled special procedures
Explain procedure to patient and family and answer questions about procedures.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Completion of an accredited Ultrasound training program
Certified as a RDMS (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer) or equivalently trained and certifiable
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Certification through the American Heart Association (AHA)
Able to rotate call, weekendcoverage, and shifts as determined necessary by management
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Cross-registered in Radiology desirable
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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.
Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 184239