Part Time Ultrasound Technologist
North Carolina Specialty Hospital is seeking a part time Ultrasound Technologist
The Ultrasound Technician is responsible for providing the patient with the proper procedure and excellent quality images to assist the physician in the diagnosis of the patient’s condition or health complaint. The Ultrasound Technician will perform and record all sonographic procedures as specified by the department protocols. The Ultrasound Technician is responsible for operating various types of ultrasound equipment, transducers and recording devices, while recognizing normal and pathological conditions. The Ultrasound Technician will troubleshoot and resolve ultrasound related PACS issues. The Ultrasound Technician will contribute to and participate in work organization, scheduling, and the selection, training, and evaluation of staff as a member of a self directed work team. The Ultrasound Technician also participates in performance improvement projects within the Ultrasound Department.
Skills & Abilities:
Must be able to work independently as a self starter, require minimal direction and supervision, be accountable, and make good judgement decisions
The candidate must also know when to seek guidance, direction, and assistance when needed
Must be flexible and open to new and innovative ideas as an individual who is comfortable working in a large, complex organization
Must be professional, credible, highly organized, and have a commitment to high standards
Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate both verbally and in writing, as well as articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences
Must have the ability to develop excellent working relationships with consumers and staff
Must be able to meet established deadlines
The candidate must be able to meet the physical requirements of walking, standing, sitting, etc. visual acuity, speaking and understanding
Training, Education, & Experience Requirements:
Graduate of an AMA-approved Ultrasound Technologist Program
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (issued by ARDMS – RDMS)
RVT strongly preferred
BLS certification (through the AHA) required
Knowledge and skill performing ultrasound scanning techniques
Knowledge of ultrasound physical principles and instrumentation
Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and related positioning for accurate imaging with skills in recognizing structures that are visualized, and the ability to demonstrate anatomical relationships- normal and pathological.
Knowledge of Quality Control related to image quality, processor, and equipment
Knowledge of sterile technique and infection control guidelines
Must have two (2) years of experience as an Ultrasound Technologist in a hospital setting
To apply, please submit an online application, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.