AdventHealth ADVENT HEALTH OUTPATIENT IMAGING - PER DIEM SONOGRAPHER-WINTER GARDEN in Winter Garden, Florida

Description

GENERAL SUMMARY:

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

accrediting bodies.

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

and Accountability]

  • 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

Competence]

  • 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

Qualifications

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

equipment

  • Good organizational skills

  • Breast Sonography

  • Pediatric Sonography

  • Venous Doppler

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCEREQUIRED:

  • Graduate

of Ultrasound Program

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • Associate

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)

Job: Imaging

Primary Location: US-FL-Winter Garden

Organization AdventHealth Centra Care

Schedule Per Diem

Shift Day

Job Level Staff / Associate

Education Level Technical Certification

Travel No

Job Posting Feb 22, 2019, 3:00:24 PM

Req ID: 277310

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.