HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Sonographer / OB-GYN in Blacksburg, Virginia

Lewis Gale Hospital Montgomery HCA has over 40 years delivering high-quality healthcare to Southwest Virginia and New River Valley residents. As a member of the LewisGale Regional Health System network, we’re able to provide a full scope of healthcare services from our 146-bed acute care facility located in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Our Mission and Vision at LewisGale above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. The vision of LewisGale is to be recognized as the healthcare provider and the employer of choice in Southwest Virginia.

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Prepares patients, collects relevant information for completion of procedures.

Performs all sonographic exams following defined protocols. Adheres to all appropriate hospital and regulatory policies and assists in maintaining accreditation.

Observant of patients’ conditions.

Compiles appropriate records to expedite results.

Analyzes the quality of images and processes as required.

Understands and operates electronic information systems.

Assist in ordering supplies. Make recommendations for capital equipment as needed.

Calculate monthly statistics and other reports as requested and assist in quality improvement .

Participates in continuing education activities to expand/enhance knowledge of sonography and meet educational requirements of ARRT and ARDMS.

Assures primary area is clean and organized. Assists in other areas of the department when not needed in primary area. Performs clerical and transport duties as needed.

Takes call after regular hours as assigned.

Other duties as assigned.

EXPERIENCE Required - NA Preferred - Two or more years of experience in a hospital Ultrasound Department.

EDUCATION Required - Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound, or RVT program. Preferred - As above, with successful completion of formal computer courses.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION Required – ARDMS and RVT Registered.**New grads have one year to obtain ARDMS and one year to obtain RVT. BLS within 90 days of employment. Preferred - PALS, NRP

At HCA, we believe our success is dependent on a Healthy Work Environment where caregivers, staff, administrators, physicians and volunteers are at the core of a patients-first culture. At the heart of everything we do is applying the same compassion and commitment we have for our patients to our co-workers and colleagues. We work hard to create a place where employees feel empowered to provide the best care possible and experience a rewarding career. Our commitment to a Healthy Work Environment includes a focus on five key areas - Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation/Rewards and Staffing. We know if we do well in each of these areas, our employees will be able to provide the safest, highest-quality and most compassionate service to our patients.

Job: *Imaging

Title: Sonographer / OB-GYN

Location: Virginia-Blacksburg-LewisGale Hospital-Montgomery

Requisition ID: 00033-18475