Ultrasound Technologist - PRN

Pool, Hours Per Pay Period

Department: Radiology

Position Posted On: 12/16/2022

Requirements:

  • 6-12 months of experience
  • Registration as a registered diagnostic Sonographer (or be registry eligible)
  • Cardiac and Vascular registration
  • Should maintain registry with the ARRT or RDMS and be licensed with the appropriate state agency if at all possible

Description:

Hamilton Memorial Hospital District has an immediate opening for a PRN Ultrasound Technologist. At HMHD our mission is to enhance the delivery of healthcare to our community and the surrounding area by providing accessible quality healthcare services.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Prepares exam room, equipment, accessories, and materials as needed for various exams.
  • Prepare patients for examination, explains procedures, assists patients on and off exam table.
  • Responsible for the assessment and care of patients during the procedure, initiating CPR and/or calling for assistance as needed.
  • Practice sterile and isolation techniques to prevent contamination.
  • Assists the department to meet federal and state rules and regulations. Participates in identifying and correcting required changes.
  • Participates in problem-solving and continuous quality improvement.
  • Completely processes images and sends through PACs system to Radiologist for interpretation.
  • Performs ultrasound examinations according to department policies and procedures.
  • Courteously answers phone and screens or takes messages accurately.
  • Performs ultrasound procedures on inpatients and outpatients.
  • Processes paperwork and performs preliminary interpretations of tests for formal interpretation by Radiologist.
  • Can analyze and solve complex, technical problems using basic technical principles and some experience-based knowledge.
  • Must have good communication skills in order to explain instructions and procedures to patients and patient families and to comfort patients and patient families.
  • Must also be able to follow existing procedures and instructions and sometimes be able to deviate from them when special problems arise.

Contact Information

If interested, contact: dgraves@hmhospital.org

Apply Online Here

Mail your application to:
Hamilton Memorial Hospital
c/o Human Resources
PO Box 429
McLeansboro, IL 62859

Or Fax your application to: 618-643-2875

Or email your application to: Bobbie Hamblin.

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