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Diagnostic Ultrasonographe - Required RT - East Campus - Part-Time - Days

Erlanger Medical Center Chattanooga, TN
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Job Summary:
Under the direction of the Ultrasound Supervisor and/or radiologist, performs a variety of ultrasound procedures, including invasive procedures. 

Education:
Required: 
ARDMS (compliant with all continuing education mandates) or
A graduate of an ARRT approved radiologic technology program.  Reference: https://www.arrt.org/Education/ (compliant with all continuing education mandates) and an accredited diagnostic ultrasound program and considered registry eligible by the ARDMS or
Graduate of an accredited diagnostic ultrasound program and considered registry eligible by the ARDMS or
Registered Radiologic Technologist (RT) with on-the-job training in diagnostic ultrasound and considered registry eligible by the ARDMS.
BLS within 30 days of hire

Preferred:
N/A

Experience:
Required:
Medical and/or hospital clinical experience required
Basic computer experience required (1-2 years work experience or college level classes)

Preferred:
One year prior hospital experience in ultrasound preferred.

Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required:
One of the following:
ARRT and ARDMS registered
ARDMS registered
ARDMS registry eligible (certification within two years)
BLS within 30 days of hire

Preferred:  N/A

Department Position Summary:
Under the direction of the Ultrasound Supervisor and/or radiologist, performs a variety of ultrasound procedures, including invasive procedures. This position requires independent judgment and initiative in utilization of ultrasound equipment to create high quality images.  Excellent communication and rapport with physicians is required.

The employee must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit.  The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the units policies and procedures.

Job Details

Date Posted October 30, 2017
Date Closes January 28, 2018
Requisition 20621
Located In Chattanooga, TN
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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