Sonographer

Job ID 122587 Date posted 08/19/2015 Facility FHS MedQuest NC Imaging Department Coastal Diagnostic Imaging Work Schedule
  • PRN-as needed

 

Location:  Jacksonville, NC

Job Summary:

The team member's number one job responsibility is to deliver the most remarkable patient experience, in every dimension, every time, and understand how he or she contributes to the health system’s vision of achieving that commitment to patients and families.

Work in concert with the radiologists to obtain high quality ultra sound images and provide exceptional patient care.

Qualifications:

  • Education: High school diploma required. Associates degree preferred. Graduate of AMA-approved RT program. Depending on type of Sonography performed, the following specialties apply: Abdomen, Breast, Fetal Echocardiography, Neurosonology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Adult Echocardiography, Pediatric Echocardiography, Vascular Technology, or Musculoskeletal Sonography required.
  • Experience: One year experience in sonography preferred.
  • Licensure/certification/registration: ARRT and/or ARDMS certified or Board eligible required. ARDMS certified within first year of employment required. RDMS, RDCS, RVT, RMKS, or RPVI required.
  • Additional skills required: Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing; good communication skills, capable of functioning alone in diagnostic rooms; working knowledge of various types of x-ray equipment, able to adapt to new and various situations and procedures according to age of patient served. Has ability to interpret information to identify each patient’s requirements for care relative to his/her age specific needs.