Catholic Health Initiatives Sonographer I, Ultrasound, Medical Center Jewish Southwest in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
Sonographer I, Ultrasound, Medical Center Jewish Southwest
diagnostic and vascular procedures on patients using ultrasound waves to
examine tissue and body structures. Obtains patient history, explains routine procedures
and addresses patient concerns. Responsible for maintaining patient record and
files. Performs all ultrasound
techniques and examinations, abdominal scans, retroperitoneal scans, limited
obstetric and gynecological scans, and a variety of tests to include, but not
limited to, carotid imaging, peripheral plethysmography, doppler wave form,
segmental pressure, venous imaging, and thoracic outlet studies.
- Demonstrates the
knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the
- Performs procedures
to ensure quality patient care in accordance with Radiologist’s expectations
- Displays knowledge
and complies with the National Patient Safety goals.
- Supports and reports
any identified compliance matters.
- Participates in
hospital and department quality assurance programs to ensure safety and
professional development and education for technical competency.
- Uses standard
precautions, PPE, at all times.
- Maintains regulatory
compliance and licensure for current position.
- Attends all KYOne
Health required educational programs as well as all Learn modules.
- Contributes to the
efficient operation and monitoring of the department and utilizes our resources
- Demonstrates complete
working knowledge of equipment within assigned area.
- Knowledge and performance
of the Code of Conduct Standards.
Education /Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):
Graduate from a school accredited ofRadiologic Technology, OR Graduate of AMA Accredited Sonography Program, ORGraduate of accredited School of Diagnostic Medical Sonography and/orequivalent clinical experience.
Certification by the American Registryof Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)inSonography (S) within in 1 year of employment OR, Certified by the AmericanRegistry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) within one year of employment,OR Registered Vascular Technician within 12 months (For ARDMS/ARRT must passphysics exam within 90 days of hire date),
State of KentuckyLicense, if applicable
One specialty arearequired (i.e. abdomen, vascular, OBGYN)
BLS within 30 days of employment.
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-JH MED CTR SOUTHWEST 9700 STONESTREET RD
Daily Schedule 1
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0161353
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.