Ultrasound Technologist Peak period
Requisition #: 181057
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Casual (less than 20)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Feb. 15, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.
Under the general supervision of the Chief Imaging Technologist and with the assistance of a physician, performs diagnostic ultrasound and intervention procedures, clinical research studies and orients and educates medical staff in theory and applications of sonographic technology.
High School diploma or equivalent and successful completion of an approved curriculum in diagnostic ultrasound.
Knowledge of an Ultrasound Sonographer and a comprehensive understanding of all protocols and procedures. Requires comprehensive understanding of procedures and protocols followed in conducting ultrasound examinations.Knowledge and advanced skills in using all equipment in department.
Advanced skills are necessary to obtain and document a complete examination. High level analytical ability to obtain appropriate images and required measurements for a diagnostic sonography examination. Interpersonal and communication skills necessary to assist in teaching physicians and other health care personnel regarding the scheduling and/or procedures performed in diagnostic sonograms. Ability to proficiently describe preliminary clinical findings of a sonogram to the physician.
Registered by The American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) and CPR certification
Certification, Etc required.
One year experience with clinical scanning, sonogram examinations and equipment usage.
Various models and manufacturers of diagnostic sonography equipment, recording and storage devices, computers, accessory equipment and other pertinent equipment essential to the department.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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