Pay Range (Min to Max): $36.27 - $54.68
ST. CHARLES HEALTH SYSTEM
TITLE: Ultrasound Technologist
REPORTS TO POSITION: Radiology Supervisor
DATE LAST REVIEWED: October 8, 2019
OUR VISION: Creating America's healthiest community,
OUR MISSION: In the spirit of love and compassion, better
health, better care, better value
OUR VALUES: Accountability, Caring and Teamwork
DEPARTMENTAL SUMMARY: St. Charles Health System Diagnostic
Imaging Departments perform X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT, MRI, Nuclear
Medicine, and PET/CT exams in a variety of locations. We work
closely with our partners at Cascade Medical Imaging to meet the
imaging needs of our community and to support the ED, OR, Inpatient
Floors, and Family Birthing Center.
POSITION OVERVIEW: The Ultrasound Technologist performs all
Ultrasound studies and related procedures at a technical level not
requiring direct supervision in accordance with established
department and hospital guidelines.
This position does not directly manage any other caregivers.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:
Performs diagnostic and interventional ultrasound examinations
in accordance with department policies, procedures, and
Follows Health and Safety Policies and Procedures of quality
Assists in record maintenance and statistics as requested.
Participates in student training program as requested.
Assists with special projects as requested.
Supports the vision, mission and values of the organization in
Supports Value Improvement Practice (VIP- Lean) principles of
continuous improvement with energy and enthusiasm, functioning as a
champion of change.
Provides and maintains a safe environment for caregivers,
patients and guests.
Conducts all activities with the highest standards of
professionalism and confidentiality. Complies with all applicable
laws, regulations, policies and procedures, supporting the
organization's corporate integrity efforts by acting in an ethical
and appropriate manner, reporting known or suspected violation of
applicable rules, and cooperating fully with all organizational
investigations and proceedings.
Delivers customer service and/or patient care in a manner that
promotes goodwill, is timely, efficient and accurate.
May perform additional duties of similar complexity within the
organization, as required or assigned.
Required: High school diploma or GED. Graduate eligible and
Registry eligible of an accredited Ultrasound training program.
Required: Current American Registry of Diagnostic Medical
Sonogrphy (ARDMS) Registry or Registry eligible (OB/GYN, Abdominal
and Physics). Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) license
Preferred: Additional ARDMS registries. Support RDMS, SDMS, and
Preferred: One (1) year full-time experience as a registered
ADDITIONAL POSITION INFORMATION: N/A
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:
Must be able to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment
(PPE) required to perform the job safely.
Continually (75% or more): Standing, walking, keyboard
operation, use of clear and audible speaking voice and the ability
to hear normal speech level.
Frequently (50%): Sitting, lifting/carrying/pushing/pulling 1-25
pounds. Operation of motor vehicle for Home Health and Wound
Occasionally (25%): Bending, stooping/kneeling/crouching,
Clinbing ladder/step-stool (varies by area), reaching
overhead, lifting/carrying/pushing or pulling 25-50 pounds,
grasping/squeezing, whispered speech level
Rarely (10%): Climbing stairs
Never (0%): operation of motor vehicle
Exposure to Elemental Factors
Rarely (10%): Wet/Slippery Area, chemical solution
Never (0%): Heat, cold, noise, dust, vibration, uneven
Blood-Borne Pathogen (BBP) Exposure Category
Risk for Exposure to BBP
Schedule Weekly Hours:
Variable (United States of America)
Is Exempt Position?
Scheduled Days of the Week:
Shift Start & End Time: