Kadlec Ultrasound Technologist - Free Standing Emergency Department in Kennewick, Washington
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for an Ultrasound Technologist to join our growing Free Standing Emergency team located in Richland, Washington!
Shift Details: Full Time, 0.9. Variable shifts
Completion of an AMA approved ultrasound program and completion of one of the ARDMS or ARRT prerequisites for registry eligibility required.
Current ARRT or ARDMS Ultrasound credential required or registry eligible required. Registered status will be required within the first year of employment.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.
One year experience in medical sonography as a registered sonographer or as a registry eligible sonographer preferred.
Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As an Ultrasound Technologist you perform diagnostic medical sonography, assist physician as required and performs related duties as assigned.
Performs ultrasonic diagnostic procedures as ordered by a physician following evaluation of the physical condition of the patient to include the appropriateness of the procedure. Consults with radiologist as needed.
Assists physicians in locating patient radiographs.
Releases files as needed following proper protocol and maintains the record of such film loans within the PACS and RIS.
Assists with patient scheduling as required.
Greets patient pleasantly, confirms identification and explains examination procedure to the patient.
Operates ultrasonic equipment and evaluates sonograms for technical quality.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer”. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: https://kadlec.jobs/about-us/
Job Category: Ultrasound Technologist
Req ID: 217529