Kettering Medical Center ECHO ULTRASOUND TECH in Xenia, Ohio

Description The Sonographer/Ultrasound Technologist II will be capable of applying imaging to include proper machine settings, transducer selections and additional imaging. In addition, being knowledgeable of techniques and patient positioning to produce high quality ultrasound images. Individuals in this position will work closely with a radiologist, but must be able to exercise initiative and independent judgment. The sonographer/ultrasound technologist II must be willing to participate in continuing education programs to further upgrade his/her skills, as well as meet the guidelines of the accreditation standards of the department. The Sonographer/Ultrasound Technologist II is able to apply multiple scanning techniques in Vascular and Abdomen.

The position consists of taking call one week a month and working one Saturday a month. It also assists in helping to cover other shifts when needed.

Requirements Registry by Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) is required. ECHO Certification Required. Registered by the ARRT is preferred. Multiple ARDMS Credentials preferred Must be mentally alert and physically active. Ability to learn new procedures and operate new equipment. Must have above average knowledge of human anatomy and spatial relationships of body organs and structures. Ability to work well with radiologists and other individuals. Ability to correlate ultrasound images to particular body structures so that the radiologist is provided with adequate diagnostic information. Ability to work quickly and accurately.

Requisition Number: 16-1150


Department: NON-INVASIVE CARDIOLOGY - 412055

Location: Greene Mem Hospital

City: Xenia

State: OH

Shift: Varies

Job Status: Resource/Pool

Temporary: No

Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 0