AdventHealth ADVENT HEALTH OUTPATIENT IMAGING - PER DIEM SONOGRAPHER-WINTER GARDEN in Winter Garden, Florida
Under general supervision
performs General Sonographic procedures in accordance with department
protocols. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts
responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and
regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND JOBRESPONSIBILITIES :
- Demonstrates through behavior Florida Radiology Imaging’s core values
of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork as
outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program booklet.
- Consistently obtains the highest quality scans possible in relation to
patient body habitus and/or NPO prep status as observed by Radiologists,
Ultrasound Educator, and Manager. Always follows proper exam protocols as
outlined in department Policy and Procedure manual. Utilizes two patient
identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam. [Exam Supervision and Administration]
- Reviews all images on Ultrasound machine or Web and thoroughly fills
out Ultrasound worksheet in a timely manner.
Rescans patient as requested by Radiologist. Is open to critique of
exams by Radiologist and/or department Manager/ Educator. [Diagnostic Image Quality and Documentation]
- Completes exams in a timely manner.
Properly and consistently evaluates patient prep status and schedules
exam accordingly. Demonstrates ability to coordinate acceptable patient
throughput in an OP setting keeping the department on schedule and maintaining
desired productivity. Follows direction from Manager. [Personal Productivity
- Utilizes computer system to update exam status, cancel/update orders as
needed. Ensures charges match procedure
completed. Confirms proper exam/patient
assignment at QC before releasing images to PACS for interpretation. Corrects erroneous accession numbers in PACS when
needed. Notifies EAC and transmits
required worksheet and requisition for all after hours cases. Effective knowledge of all Information
Systems used in the Ultrasound department. [Data Processing]
- Operates and maintains Ultrasound equipment in a safe manner. Adheres to all infection control standards.
Follows all protocols relating to proper cleaning of gel bottles. Follows
guidelines for proper use of GUS unit.
Washes hands before and after every patient encounter. [Safety and the
Environment of Care]
- Performs a full range of diagnostic ultrasound procedures and operates
all ultrasound equipment in department.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary
to perform safe and effective procedures on patients of all ages (pediatric,
adolescent, adult, and geriatrics). The
knowledge and skills are acquired through formal training in an Ultrasound
school, in-service, continuing education and/or experience. Demonstrates a willingness to learn/adapt to
new technologies and protocols and help develop the knowledge and competency of
coworkers and students. [Clinical
- Assists with data collection for KPI's while understanding the
department performance trends and established standards. Participates in department Gallup and patient
satisfaction initiatives. Utilizes
patient service recovery resources when appropriate. [Performance Improvement]
- Attends department meetings consistently and promotes positive dialogue
with respect to department objectives.
Listens and is responsible to understand all agenda items. Attends all
other meetings as required. [Department Meeting Attendance]
- Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth
operation of the department.
Schedule: Sat 8a-4:30p
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLSREQUIRED:
- Abdomen, Abdominal Doppler, OB/Gyn, Small
Parts, and Interventional Sonographic Procedures
- Ability to learn and master
new tasks related to the computer and AGFA Pacs system
- Ability to communicate
effectively and work with people of various diverse backgrounds
- Adult and infant/child CPR
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
- Knowledge of PACS and associated
Good organizational skills
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCEREQUIRED:
of Ultrasound Program
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
or Bachelor’s Degree
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION ORREGISTRATION REQUIRED:
- Must be active and in good standing with the American Registry of
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
Must be ARDMS licensed in Abdomen, OB/GYN, BR
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
- Vascular Registry (RVT)
Primary Location: US-FL-Winter Garden
Organization AdventHealth Centra Care
Schedule Per Diem
Job Level Staff / Associate
Education Level Technical Certification
Job Posting Feb 22, 2019, 3:00:24 PM
Req ID: 277310
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