Ultrasound Technologist

City of Hope

Newnan, GA

Job posting number: #7248821 (Ref:JR-13660)

Posted: May 29, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $31.90 - $52.55 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Ultrasound Technologist

Join the transformative team at City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. City of Hope’s growing national system includes its Los Angeles campus, a network of clinical care locations across Southern California, a new cancer center in Orange County, California, andtreatment facilitiesin Atlanta, Chicago and Phoenix. our dedicated and compassionate employees are driven by a common mission: To deliver the cures of tomorrow to the people who need them today.

The successful candidate:

  • Full-time Benefits - You will receive 21 Personal Days and 7 Holidays off and you are able to participate in our company-matched 401(k) and our Employee Assistance programs!

  • As an Ultrasonographer you will collaborate closely with physicians, nurses, and medical imaging technologists to accurately diagnose medical conditions and perform invasive procedures using the latest technologies.

  • Responsible for documenting notes in medical records as needed, including progress notes and patient education.

  • Displays proficiency in operating the Misys radiology information system to review patient imaging history, locate files, and monitor exam completion, including any additional charges, ensuring that exam completion is tracked.

  • Perform non-invasive ultrasound examination procedures, such as ensuring patients have followed pre-test instructions, acquiring diagnostic medical images, identifying artifacts or significant abnormalities, and distributing images to radiologists via PACS or printed film as a backup.

    Demonstrates expertise in conducting interventional/invasive ultrasound-guided procedures, which includes compiling relevant past medical images and reports before the procedure.

  • Communicate the patient's history effectively to the radiologist, imaging nurse, and other team members.

  • Prepare and organize supplies for ultrasound-guided interventional procedures in the Imaging Department, maintain a sterile field in collaboration with nurses, radiologists, and technologists to minimize patient wait times and enhance department efficiency.

  • Partners with the Laboratory department to identify timeframes following infection control policies for delivery of specimens.

Education Requirements

  • Graduate of an approved school of medical ultrasonography with credentials in ultrasound (such as ARDMS-American Registry of Diagnostic Medical ultrasonographers)

  • At least 1 year of clinical experience in medical ultrasonography is required.

  • At least six months experience working with a medical doctor in performance of invasive ultrasound-guided procedures preferred.

  • Credentials beneficial, though not required, in any of the following fields: nursing, radiology, vascular or cardio-vascular.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, please click here.

To learn more about our comprehensive benefits, click here:Benefits Information

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $31.90 - $52.55 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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Job posting number:#7248821 (Ref:JR-13660)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:City of Hope
United States
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