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Ultrasound Technologist - INTEGRIS Miami Hospital - 722331

Integris
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
  • Job Code
    722331
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Ultrasound Technologist - INTEGRIS Miami Hospital


Position Summary:

The Ultrasound Technologist operates the ultrasound equipment, performs a wide variety of technical procedures, and assumes the responsibility for the patients in the area. This position requires population specific competencies. Adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as appropriate based on the level of patient contact this position requires.
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Essential Functions:

The Ultrasound Technologist responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

* Performs general ultrasound procedures

* Performs 2D, pulsed wave Doppler, color flow Doppler evaluations on the upper and lower extremities for both the arterial and venous systems, visceral vascular and carotid imaging

* Reviews in patient requisitions and prioritizes patient list in order of severity of illness, special procedures, special requests and equipment availability; revises patient schedule as new procedures are requested and circumstances change

* Develops film by automatic processing in a timely manner; manipulates laser printer and processor as necessary to obtain the highest quality images

* Performs daily quality control checks on the processor and generates a monthly report of the results summary

* Manages the procurement, storage, and routing of supplies for room preparation

* Ensures reusable instruments are delivered to the appropriate department for sterilization

* Performs procedures in Surgery, ER, ICU and other nursing units as needed

For Echocardiographers diagnostic duties include but are not limited to:

* Performs echocardiography on adults and pediatric patients

* Performs peripheral vascular procedures

Accountability:

.Reports to the Lead Ultrasound Technologist and/or Manager/Director.

Required Physical Demands (Subject to Reasonable Accommodation):

Keyboarding/Dexterity: Occasionally; activity exists up to 1/3 of the time
Standing/Walking: Frequently; activity exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time
Strength (Lift/Carry/Push/Pull): Heavy (Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently, or 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects)
Talking (Must be able to effectively communicate verbally): Yes
Seeing: Yes
Hearing: Yes
Color Acuity (Must be able to distinguish and identify colors): Yes



This position may have additional or varied physical demand and/or respiratory fit test requirements. Please consult the Physical Demands Project SharePoint site or contact Risk Management/Employee Health for additional information.

Environmental Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to, germs, diseases, sharp objects, moving mechanical parts, fumes, airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and risk of exposure to radiation. Hostile or combative patients may be encountered at any time. Exposure to various degrees of heat and cold may be encountered. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Job Code: 3387


INTEGRIS Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will receive consideration regardless of membership in any protected status as defined by applicable state or federal law, including protected veteran or disability status.


VII. Required Competency Test(s)

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Qualifications:

ARRT Registration is preferred

* Completion of an JRCERT CAHEA accredited ultrasound training program and/or be registry eligible

* Current registry by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS); must complete the registry within 1 year of hire date and maintain the certification

* CPR

* Must be able to communicate effectively in English (written/verbal)

For Echocardiogrphy:

* Echocardiography registry or registry eligible


VII. Required Competency Test(s)

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Posted: 2020-03-16 Expires: 2020-07-04

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