HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Ultrasound Technician PRN in Richmond, Virginia

Henrico Doctors Hospital, the Forest Campus, is a 340-bed acute care facility located in Richmond, VA. We are a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune’s 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!

As part of our full range of healthcare services, we specialize in heart and stroke care, women's health—including high-risk pregnancies, maternity and neonatal intensive care—orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants—through the Virginia Transplant Center—and we lead the state in minimally invasive procedures, having performed more da Vinci® robotic-assisted surgeries than any other facility in Virginia.

SPECIFIC JOB DUTIES:

*1 Prepares patients, collects relevant information for completion of procedures.

*2 Performs all sonographic procedures following defined protocols.

3 Transfers and positions the patient in a safe manner.

*4 Observant of patients conditions. Notifies physician or supervisor of unusual occurrences.

*5 Compiles appropriate records to expedite results.

*6 Analyzes the quality of images and processes as required.

*7 Understands and operates electronic information systems.

*8 Maintains appropriate supplies and a clean, organized working environment.

*9 Participates in continuing education activities to expand/enhance knowledge of sonography.

10 Initiates patient teaching including family and/or significant other.

11 Involvement in Quality Control/Quality Improvement.

EXPERIENCE Required - One year experience in a hospital Ultrasound Department. In addition to required experience. *Must be able to work independently. . EDUCATION Required - Graduate of an accredited school of sonography. RDMS certified (if eligible, must be certified in 6 months). CPR eligible. Preferred - In addition to required education, certification in CPR..

Job: *Imaging

Title: Ultrasound Technician PRN

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Forest

Requisition ID: 00448-38323