HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Ultrasound Technologist, FT in Englewood, Colorado
There is no better place to grow—professionally and personally—than Swedish Medical Center. One of south metro Denver's most respected healthcare institutions, we offer talented professionals like you the clinical variety and leading-edge technologies that will keep you challenged and learning. You will also enjoy the warm, community-care setting that makes care more personal...and your career infinitely more satisfying. Rediscover the reasons you chose healthcare as your career. They are waiting for you at Swedish.
Position Summary: Individual performs diagnostic ultrasound and NIVA procedures, operates ultrasound equipment, and prepares the room with the necessary equipment and supplies for the procedure. Positively reflects concern and consideration when interacting with patients, medical staff, physicians, and other hospital personnel supporting the Mission, Vision, and Values of Swedish Medical Center. Is able to provide care to his/her assigned patients and assures a safe patient care environment. Maintains technical skills and is responsible for the use of equipment to minimize hazards and maximize patient safety. Secondary duties include clerical duties, receptionist, answering phones, scheduling patients, ordering supplies, stocking the department, maintaining files and general cleaning. Assists in collecting data for PI monitors and conducting QC on equipment.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current ARDMS certification with both Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) and Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) certification. Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider certification.
Education: Graduate of an accredited medical radiography program
Experience: Clinical rotation or 1 year of clinical experience
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Familiar with the majority of ultrasound and/or NIVA procedures. High degree of manual, critical thinking skills, and dexterity skills necessary for operation of equipment and patient care.
Degree of Supervision Required: Independent with direction and priorities given by supervisor or department director.
Title: Ultrasound Technologist, FT
Location: Colorado-Englewood-Swedish Medical Center
Requisition ID: 03167-63928