Diagnostic Medical Sonographer at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/10/2022

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  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    5/10/2022
  • Job ID:
    22000919
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

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All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One
  • Paid Days Off from Day One
  • Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)
  • Nursing Clinical Ladder Program*
  • Sign-on Bonus*
  • Relocation Bonus*

* Nursing or BU specific benefits and perks

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: PRN

Shift: Days

Location: 7727 Lake Underhill Rd, Orlando, FL 32822

The community you’ll be caring for:

  • AdventHealth East Orlando, a 265-bed community hospital, has been serving East Orlando residents since 1941 as an innovative local leader that fills a vital need in a fast-growing area
  • A recent 200,000 square-foot expansion project upgraded the hospital to 265 beds, with a spacious patient tower and 80 new private rooms designed to enhance the holistic care experience
  • Annual number of emergency cases: 89,018

The role you’ll contribute: Under general supervision performs General Sonographic procedures in accordance with department protocols. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Consistently obtains the highest quality scans possible in relation to patient body habitus and/or NPO prep status as observed by Radiologists, Ultrasound Educator, and Ultrasound Manager. Always follows proper exam protocols as outlined in department Policy and Procedure manual. Utilizes two patient identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam. 
  • Reviews all images on Ultrasound machine or IMPAX (PACS) and thoroughly fills out Ultrasound worksheet in a timely manner.  Rescans patient as requested by Radiologist. Is open to critique of exams by Radiologist and/or department Manager/ Educator. 

  • Performs a full range of diagnostic ultrasound procedures and operates all ultrasound equipment in assigned department.  Is willing and able to rotate between multiple campuses/US departments as needed. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary to perform safe and effective procedures on patients of all ages (neonate/infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatrics).  The knowledge and skills are acquired through in-service, continuing education and/or experience.  Demonstrates a willingness to learn/adapt to new technologies and protocols and help develop the knowledge and competency of coworkers and students.

Qualifications

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The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Graduate of Ultrasound Program
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • A minimum of the following two American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) specialty examinations:
  1. Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) - Abdomen (AB) AND
  2. Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) - Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN) OR
  3. American Registry of Radiologic Technologies RT (S)


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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