Rutland Regional Medical Center Ultrasound Technologist in Rutland, Vermont
COMPETITIVE SHIFT DIFFERENTIALS
$3.75 - 2nd Shift
$6.00 - 3rd Shift
$4.25 - Weekend
Under the supervision of a radiologist and lead tech nologist, competently performs ultrasonic imaging procedures. Must have the ability to recognize cross-sectional anatomy. Responsible for providing excellent customer service and complying with hospital policies and procedures. Uses the RIS/PACS and HIS for proper recording of patient exams and dissemination of patient results.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Graduate of an accredited ultrasound program if hired after 2002.
Preferred completion an AMA approved and accredited Radiology Technology program.
Minimum Work Experience
- Prior experience or training in general abdomen ultrasound, OB/GYN, pelvic, transvaginal, breast, carotid/venous studies, and small parts.
ARDMS certified or ARDMS eligible (must become certified within first year of employment), and must be scheduled to take or have already passed the ARDMS Sonography Principles and Instrumentation Exam.
BLS Certification through American Heart Association.
Must obtain 24 ECE credits, in a two year period, for re-certification.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Knowledge and ability to provide care based on physical and psychosocial development and safety issues to patients of all age groups, including infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric.
Demonstrated moderate knowledge of basic computer skills.