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Ultrasound Technologist, PRN

Location
Nashville, Tennessee
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
14 Jan 2023
Details

  • Department: Diagnostic Radiology
  • Schedule: Rotating Shifts
  • Hospital: St Thomas Midtown
  • Location: Nashville, TN

Benefits

Paid time off (PTO)
Various health insurance options & wellness plans
Retirement benefits including employer match plans
Long-term & short-term disability
Employee assistance programs (EAP)
Parental leave & adoption assistance
Tuition reimbursement
Ways to give back to your community

*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.


Responsibilities

Perform diagnostic procedures on patients using ultrasound waves to examine tissue and body structure, providing quality images for interpretation.

  • Set up and adjust all equipment and manually maneuvers transducers to perform exams.
  • Implement safety standards and perform appropriate quality control procedures.
  • Perform routine and complex studies and assist in a variety of imaging procedures.
  • Recognize significant structures, artifacts, pathology and equipment limitations.
  • Ensure equipment is properly functioning.
  • Report potential problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel. Lock/tag out equipment if appropriate.
  • Ensure prompt submission of high-quality of all images and documents sent to PACS (image quality, correct lead markers and patient data/history).
  • Assist in maintaining a clean, and orderly department to include procedure rooms, storage areas, dressing rooms, film storage area and any other areas in department.
  • Maintain compliance with regulatory agencies.

Requirements

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

 

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.


One or more of the following required:

  • Registered Radiologic Technologist specializing in Vascular Sonography credentialed from the
    American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
    date.
  • Registered Cardiac Sonographer credentialed from the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical
    Sonography (ARDMS) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.  Must have or be board-eligible
    for one of the following: RDMS, RT(S), RT(VS), RVS, or RVT obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of
    hire date or job transfer date.
  • Registered Sonography Tech specializing in Cardiac credentialed from the Cardiovascular
    Credentialing International (CCI) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
  • Registered Sonography Tech specializing in Vascular Sonography credentialed from the American
    Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
    date.  Must have or be board-eligible for one of the following: RDMS, RT(S), RT(VS), RVS, or RVT
    obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
  • Registered Medical Sonographer credentialed from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical
    Sonography (ARDMS) OR Registered Radiologic Technologist specializing in Sonography credentialed
    from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job
    transfer date.


Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical certificate/degree required.

Additional Preferences

No additional preferences.


Why Join Our Team

Ascension Saint Thomas in Tennessee is one of the largest healthcare providers in the state. Offering rewarding careers across 12 hospital campuses and a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities, you will find an environment that allows you to thrive and create a career path you love. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers, like you, to join us and influence care across our communities.

 

Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states.

 

Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

 

For further information, view the  EEO Know Your Rights (English) poster or EEO Know Your Rights (Spanish) poster.

 

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Details

  • Job Reference: 875515841-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2023
  • Recruiter: Ascension
  • Location: Nashville, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent