Ascension Health Technologist - Ultrasound PD in Amsterdam, New York

Job ID: 274794

Technologist - Ultrasound PD

Amsterdam, New York

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Technologist - Ultrasound PD

City, State: Amsterdam, NY

Location: St Mary's Hospital

Department: Ultrasound 001

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating, 0 Hours, Weekly

8:00 AM - 4:30PM when needed. Needs to be available Mondays and Friday's

About Us

St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y., part of Ascension, features an award-winning acute care hospital, primary and specialty care centers throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services for persons in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a full continuum of physical rehabilitation services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned exceptional national rankings for excellence in medicine and has a continuing commitment to provide an exceptional patient experience.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Technologist - Ultrasound PD performs diagnostic procedures on patients using ultrasound waves to examine tissue and body structure, providing quality images to radiologists and physicians for interpretation.

Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and adjusts all equipment and manually maneuvers transducers to perform exams.

  • Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures.

  • Performs routine and complex studies and assists physician in a variety of imaging procedures.

  • Recognizes significant structures, artifacts, pathology and equipment limitations.

  • Is an essential member of the high reliability team; reports errors/problems that occur in patient care & testing; will work on teams as needed to develop new processes that reduce/eliminate errors

  • Contributes to quality control testing, equipment maintenance & troubleshooting

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Registered Medical Sonography Tech credentialed from the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) obtained within 24 Months (2 years) of hire date or job transfer date. Previous experience as a Diagnostic Medical sonographer preferred.

Education & Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent and 3 years of experience required.

  • per-diem echo/cardiac sonographer.

  • If not RDCS certified, must obtain within one year of hire.

How To Apply

In order to be considered for any open position, please complete a St. Mary's Healthcare online application, by clicking the "apply now" button. Additionally, you may include your resume and other documents as attachments. Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

(1) Human Resources located at St. Mary's Hospital, 427 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(2) Human Resources located at Amsterdam Memorial Campus, 4988 State Hwy 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010.

We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every application received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted directly.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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