Texas Health Resources Ultrasonographer I (Fri,Sat, Sun -7p to 7:30a) in Plano, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Plano is seeking an Ultrasonographer I in the Diagnostic Radiology Department

Work Hours/ Schedule: Full-time 36 hours. Shift is Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 7pm- 7:30 am.

Weekday call rotation is required also.

Minimum Education Requirements:

Graduate of a CAAHEP and/or AMA approved ultrasound program

Minimum Certifications / Licensure Requirements:

Basic Cardiac Life Support (CPR),

RDMS Abdomen (AB) or Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) registry within 1 year of hire

RVT Vascular Technology (VT) registry

Note: New sonographers possessing a valid RDMS (AB) or (OB/GYN) registry will have 1 year from date of hire to obtain RVT Registry.

New graduates or unregistered sonographers will be allowed a second year in which to obtain RVT Registry.

Minimum Experience Requirements:

No experience required

New graduates welcomed

Minimum Skill Requirements:

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, self –directed and independent

JOB DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:

Patient Care:

• Maintains patient safety

• Assess level of patient care and identifies and validates exam

Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing:

• Manages daily workload and ensures image quality

• Knowledge of PACs, HIS, RIS

• Maintains confidentiality, privacy and complies with HIPAA guidelines

Equipment Operation and Maintenance:

• Follows infection control guidelines

• Maintains equipment

• Demonstrates knowledge of quality control

Continuous improvements:

• Identify and troubleshoot workflow processes

• Participates in quality improvement processes

• Promotes customer satisfaction and patient safety

• Performs all duties in compliance with HIPAA, JCAHO, hospital and department standards / policies

Perform other duties as assigned

Entity Information:

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a 366-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano, Frisco and surrounding communities since 1991. This full-service facility features a full range of specialties including emergency medicine, cardiology, adult and adolescent behavioral health, pediatrics, an adult intensive care unit, state of the art and technologically advanced surgical services and a Level III NICU. Texas Health Plano has more than 1,600 employees and over 1,360 physicians on its medical staff in more than 65 specialties. The hospital is an Advanced Level III Trauma Facility, accredited Chest Pain Center by The Joint Commission, named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Collin County and a Gold-Level Mother Friendly business. Texas Health Plano is the recipient of the Disease Specific Care Certifications from the Joint Commission in Chest Pain, Joint Replacement – Hip and Joint Replacement – Knee and an Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.