Location Address:7171 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, Florida 33614
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Carrollwood
Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary
Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance
PRN (variable shifts and vacation coverage) for Carrollwod and Weschase OSED
OSED will need CALL coverage every day of the week overnights
You Will Be Responsible For:
Consistently acquire the highest quality scans possible in relation to patient body habitus and/or condition in accordance to established protocols, safety standards, and infection control guidelines.
Proficiently and safely perform emergency, outpatient, inpatient, and OR exams in a timely manner including interventional procedures with the radiologist in accordance to Florida Hospital standards of care.
Provide imaging procedures to all patients, regardless of age, race, or sex, with efficient and courteous care.
Proficiently operate and maintain ultrasound equipment using proper technical factors and positioning.
Proficiently perform portable exams/procedures when necessary.
Recognize and report malfunctions in equipment and discontinues use as a safety precaution before a more costly repair is needed.
Always verify patient identification and reconfirm ordered/requested exams for accuracy.
Monitor and assess patients during exam/procedure in accordance to established guidelines.
Utilize Radiology computer systems to properly perform, complete, update, cancel, or charge exams and transmit images for interpretation.
Demonstrate effective communication skills with all staff, patients, families, and physicians.
Demonstrate Florida Hospital’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork as outlined by the organization.
Work closely with radiology staff, coworkers, and other departments to facilitate patient care across modalities and develop positive working relationships.
Resolve customer service issues in a timely, courteous, and efficient manner and communicate those issues to the Supervisor.
Maintain satisfactory participation and attendance at required meetings, in-services, staff developmental programs.
Effectively utilize department supplies and resources.
Demonstrate evidence of continuous professional development.
Follow and comply with appropriate JCAHO standards and directives.
Respect patient privacy, confidentiality, and dignity.
Help ensure a safe environment for patients, guests, and staff.
Participate in Quality and Performance Improvement activities to improve processes and patient care.
Perform additional duties as required or assign
What You Will Need:
Abdomen, Abdominal Doppler, OB/GYN, Small Parts, Vascular, and Interventional Sonographic Procedures.
Ability to learn and use Radiology software packages such as Cerner, Radworks, and PACS.
Breast, Prostate, and OR ultrasound imaging skills
High School Graduate AND Graduate of accredited diagnostic medical sonography program
Associate or Bachelor’s Degree preferred
One year of ultrasound experience in a hospital setting preferred
Registry eligible or registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in at least one specialty registry.
Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR certification from the American Heart Association.
ARDMS licensed in Abdomen, OB/GYN, Vascular, and/or Breast preferred
The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer uses Ultrasound to locate, evaluate, and record pertinent anatomical, pathological, and functional data to aid the physician in the diagnosis of disease and/or injury while maintaining the highest standard of care.
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