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Sonographer * Part-Time 24 Hours * Free-Standing ER

Portsmouth, NH, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Part-time

DOVER FREE STANDING EMERGENCY ROOM - Coming Soon!

We are growing our team now!  Apply today!

                      

Dover Free Standing Emergency Room will provide fast, convenient care to people in the Dover, NH community.  Portsmouth Regional Hospital Dover Emergency Room, opening Spring of 2019, will be staffed with board-certified emergency room physicians and nurses 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  Conveniently located at 10 Central Avenue in Dover, NH and directly off Exit 7 of the Spaulding Turnpike, this 10,000 square-foot facility is constructed with the surrounding population’s needs in mind.

 

Dover Free Standing Emergency Room will feature:

• 11 Private emergency exam rooms, including a fully equipped Trauma Room

• Access to the state’s only ACS Verified Level II Trauma Center

• Fully integrated EMS communications system to support short patient wait times

• Available on-site Imaging (CT Scan, X-ray and Ultrasound Imaging) and state-of-the-art instrumentation for full diagnostic laboratory testing

• Telemedicine capabilities with specific focus on stroke and behavioral health

• Separate pediatric waiting area and dedicated pediatric treatment rooms

• A supportive culture motivated on fostering teamwork and educational opportunities

Additional features:

• Be a part of Portsmouth Regional Hospital!  Portsmouth Regional Hospital is a 209-bed acute care hospital located in Portsmouth, NH, and is the only Level II Trauma Center on the Seacoast and one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction.

• Be a part of HCA (Hospital Corporation of America)!  HCA, is the nation’s largest provider of healthcare services.


SPECIFIC ELEMENTS & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

 

·         Review patient history and supporting clinical data.  Explain procedure to patient; provide patient support and comfort.  Select equipment and imaging modalities, position and prep, to facilitate optimum diagnostic studies.

·         Display broad knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy, pathology and/or physiological data to obtain optimal studies. Constantly evaluate accuracy and quality of scan results.

·         Select and record preliminary study results; make pertinent measurements and label.  Direct to Radiologist for interpretation.

·         Maintain ultrasonography equipment. Recognize malfunctions and need for servicing.  Ensure quality control procedures are maintained

·         Order and maintain supplies.  Maintain orderliness of ultrasound laboratory.

·         Participate in continuing education as required by ARDMS and RVT

·         Perform on-call duties and/or work variable shifts as assigned to meet department needs.

·         Demonstrate competency in the use of all applicable aspects of the CIS, RIS, and PACS.


*** Employees on this team participate in call rotation. 



 


Qualifications

EXPERIENCE

Required: RDMS certified; RVT required within six months of employment

Preferred: 3-7 years as a staff sonographer

 

EDUCATION

Required: Responsible for continuing education credits as mandated by the ARRT or the SDMS for licensure.  Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology and trained in ultrasound technology.  Graduate of AMA approved School of Ultrasound Technology

 

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:   

American Registry of Radiologic Technology or

Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (required)

American Society of Radiologic Technology or

Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (preferred)

Current CPR certification (required)


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Portsmouth Regional Hospital
Facility: Portsmouth Regional Hospital
Job ID: 00147-8049
Category: Imaging
Contract: Part-time
Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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