Bozeman Health Ultrasonographer II 0.9 FTE in Bozeman, Montana
The Sonographer II - Inpatient provides ultrasound (US) health care services to assist in diagnosis or treatment. Performs US procedures and related techniques, producing images for the interpretation by or at the request of a licensed practitioner. Works in the inpatient setting.
American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certification in OB/GYN or abdominal/small parts
American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography certification in a minimum of one advanced category ( Fetal Echocardiography, Breast, Pediatrics, or Registered Vascular Technology, Musculoskeletal) or ten years of experience in advanced practice with a commitment to obtain advanced registry within one year of hire
American Heart Association BLS within three months of hire
2 years post-graduation experience in advanced US practice reflecting registration status
Previous experience and competencies including, but not limited to, the following exams: Portable studies, trauma (ED), NICU, L&D, OR, and CCU
Essential Job Functions:
Performs US exams and procedures in an inpatient setting.
Assists the Radiologists and other medical staff during exams and procedures.
Completes documentation, in designated area, of all information required for proper interpretation, reporting, archiving, and retrieval of exams.
Performs ancillary duties as required to maintain proper distribution, billing, and archival of exams and procedures.
Retrieves and reviews previous studies, reports, written orders, and related health information to ensure the timely performance and reporting of US exams and procedures.
Participates in the implementation, monitoring, and improvement of the organization's quality indicators as described in the strategic plan.
Works independently in a highly complex, acute care inpatient setting.
Expectation to support and train peers.
Must be available to work variable shifts, including weekends and holidays, and participate in call rotation to support acute care services.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Demonstrates sound judgement, patience, and maintains a professional demeanor at all times.
Ability to work in a busy and stressful environment.
Ability to work varied shifts.
Exercises tact, discretion, sensitivity and maintains confidentiality.
Computer applications, MS Office, EMR, internet applications and standard office equipment.
Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work while meeting multiple deadlines.
Ability to work varied shifts.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the job classification. They are not to be construed as a contract of any type nor an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by individuals so classified.
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