Echo/Vascular Sonographer PRN in Lewisville, Texas, United States
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Medical City Lewisville

Echo/Vascular Sonographer PRN

Lewisville, TX, United States
PRN/Per Diem • PRN
Imaging   Job ID: 00950-154431
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SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem


Sonographer General / RVT
Medical City Lewisville

Position Summary:
Assist Radiologist and Cardiologist in performance of quality diagnostic Echo and Vascular Sonographic procedures in an accurate and timely manner. Operates ultrasound equipment, develops film, prepares patient’s room, equipment, supplies, and medications. Provides patient services using imaging modalities. Maintains safe environment for patients, fellow-workers, and visitors. Supports and helps achieve departmental and hospital goals. Provides service to all age groups. (Infant – Geriatric).

Job Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Participates in hospital or departmental performance improvement activities.
  • Perform special assignments as needed/requested.
  • Serves as a clinical resource to department staff, students, volunteers and other departments, and contributes to the teamwork essential to ensuring quality patient care.
  • Assist with student instruction and supervision.
  • Takes appropriate measures to ensure safety of patients.
  • Attend staff meetings and in-services.
  • Transport patients safely.
  • Provide care of patients with a variety of medical diagnosis and resulting complications.
  • Prepares room, equipment, medicine and materials as needed for patients.
  • Cleans and disinfects ultrasound room and equipment.
  • Performs High Level Disinfection (HLD) on TEE probe(s).
  • Observes proper safety techniques on all exams.
  • Ensures room is properly set up for each type of ultrasound procedures.
  • Prepares patient for ultrasound exam – explains procedures, transfer patient to table, position patient and assist patient at the end of the procedure.
  • Produces and videos hard copy images in accordance with photographic techniques.
  • Follows prescribed techniques in administering general and specific films. (Adjust equipment; color flow; determines proper contrast; positions patient; and selects proper gray scale.)
  • Observes patient and machine during procedure and reports unusual occurrences and records patient’s condition.
  • Participates in the departmental quality assurance/improvement program.
  • Maintains stock supplies (i.e., gel, needles, gloves) and performs general office duties, (i.e., proper charge codes, procedures completed.)
  • Inspects ultrasound equipment and rooms and reports any malfunctions within his/her shift.
  • Transports patients as necessary.
  • As required, takes call.
  • Assists the Radiologist, Neurologist and Cardiologist in performance of all diagnostic ultrasound procedures.
  • Assists with other duties as assigned by the director, assistant director/supervisor.
  • Efficiently operates PACS and Echo/Vascular Workstation-Archive.
  • Participates in ICAEL Accreditation activities and adheres to guidelines and requirements as indicated.
     

Qualifications

License/Certification/Registration:   

  • BLS certificationfrom HCA approved vendor
  • Must be registered/eligible by R.D.M.S. or C.C.I.  (Registration obtained within 6 months of hire or completion of training program.)

Education: 

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Ultrasonography.

Special Qualifications: 

  • Must be able to take call restricted to a 30-minute response time and work on Hospital Holiday.
  • Must be well trained to handle different ages and risk factors when performing diagnostic sonographic procedures.
     

At Medical City, you have options. You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a plan just for you. You can enroll in several different medical plans, if eligible, which includes vision and dental. You can even select additional à la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service), flex spending accounts for medial and childcare needs, participate in our tuition reimbursement/assistance and student loan repayment programs, paid personal leave, identity theft protection discounts; auto, home, and life insurance options, and adoption assistance.

About Medical City Lewisville:

Medical City Lewisville is focused on providing high-quality care to our community. We are dedicated to providing family-centered care with our experienced, multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, state-of-the-art technology, and compassionate environment.

Built in 1976, Medical City Lewisville is a full-service medical and surgical facility offering 24-hour emergency services. We are licensed for 186 patient beds. Excellent customer service and patient safety are our top priorities. We are proud that more than 360 physicians and over 800 healthcare associates have chosen to make Medical City Lewisville their professional home. Our supportive environment, advanced technologies, and innovative medicines allow them to best treat you – our treasured patients – with the highest quality health care in a comfortable and compassionate setting.

Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications immediately. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted promptly for interviews. Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to have received the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccination) by December 6, 2021, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption. 

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