Dignity Health Ultrasound Technologist in GRASS VALLEY, California

Overview

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital has proudly served as the sole healthcare provider for western Nevada County for more than 50 years. Much has happened since the hospital opened in 1958, including additions in 1994 of a 68,000 square foot Outpatient Center, a comprehensive Cancer Center and most recently, the opening of the Sierra Nevada Diagnostic Center in the fall of 2006. SNMH is a licensed, acute care hospital providing a full range of services including cardiovascular, surgical, emergency and diagnostic. SNMH offers access to the SNMH Health Sciences Library. The library features continuing and medical education for healthcare professionals, diabetes classes, prenatal classes, cancer support groups, and family caregiver classes. In addition, we have more than 90 board certified primary and specialty care physicians on our active and associate medical staff.

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Ultrasound Technician performs ultrasound and non-invasive vascular imaging procedures, following standard, accepted protocols and guidelines established by the Medical Director.

EXPERIENCE / SKILL BASE:

. One year of acute care ultrasound experience

. Knowledge of: Ultrasonic physics and instrumentation

. Physiology, anatomy and non-invasive vascular imaging as represented by

ultrasound techniques

. Currently accepted diagnostic ultrasonographic and non-invasive vascular

imaging procedures

. Principles of operation and care of ultrasound equipment

. Film processing systems

. Mechanical, electrical and ultrasound safety practices and requirements in the

patient examination environment

LICENSE / CERTIFICATIONS:

. Current ARDMS license

Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

. Current BLS Healthcare Provider AHA

Qualifications

  • One year of acute care ultrasound experience. knowledge of: Ultrasonic physics and instrumentation.

  • Physiology, anatomy and non-invasive vascular imaging as represented by ultrasound techniques.

  • Currently accepted diagnostic ultrasonographic and non-invasive vascular imaging procedures.

  • Principles of operation and care of ultrasound equipment.

  • Film processing systems.

  • Mechanical, electrical and ultrasound safety practices and requirements in the patient examination environment.

  • Current ARDMS license OR eligibility for board certification by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, current BLS Healthcare Provider

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Job ID 2018-59364

Employment Type Full Time

Department Ultrasound

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility Sierra Nevada Memorial

Shift Day

Location GRASS VALLEY

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Varied

Work Schedule 8 Hour