HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Ultrasound Technician RVT in Brownsville TX, Texas
Valley Regional Medical Center – Brownsville, TX
Founded as Valley Community Hospital in 1975, Valley Regional Medical Center proudly serves Brownsville and the surrounding communities. Valley Regional is committed to providing the best health care for the residents in the Rio Grande Valley.
Valley Regional Medical Center is a 214 Licensed Bed Facility with over 200 physicians representing over 25 specialties; Valley Regional Medical Center is a leader in a vast array of high quality inpatient and outpatient programs and services, including: * 24 Hour Level III Trauma Emergency Department
Open Heart Surgery
Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Wound Care Center
Valley Regional is currently looking for an Ultrasonographer.
Demonstrates competency in U/S transducers, construction and properties, crystal thickness, wavelength, frequency spectrum, resonance, damping.
Demonstrates competency in transducers beam configuration, near and far field, focal zone, beam profile.
Demonstrates competency in pulse characteristics, pulse repetition frequency, pulse repetition period, and spatial pulse length.
Demonstrates competency in technical factors for diagnostic quality images, focal zone, depth, amplitude dynamic range and compression, analog-to-digital converter (ADC), digital-to-analog converter (DAC), brightness, contrast.
Demonstrates competency in various display modes, real-time imaging, echognicity of reflectors, echotextures, and artifacts.
Demonstrates competency in obstetrics, first trimester, standard measurements (e.g. heart rate, CRL, MSD), naternal anatomy (uterus, cervix, adnexa), embryonic anatomy.
Demonstrates competency in high risk and complicated pregnancy, multiple gestations (chorionicity, amnionicity, and twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome, conjoined), fetal biophysical profile.
Demonstrates accuracy in Meditech training by: sending work request, display and printing a variety of reports.
Demonstrates competency with critical behaviors and age specific care.
Demonstrates appropriate equipment disinfection between patients. Qualifications:
Must have graduated from an accredited school of Radiological Technology and/or Ultrasound
Must be ARRT(R) or RDMS or registry eligible. If registry eligible, must pass registry within one year of start date for continued employment
Vascular and other subspecialties are preferred
American Heart Association (Health Care Provider) BCLS required
Title: Ultrasound Technician RVT
Location: Texas-Brownsville TX-Valley Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00187-4803