DaVita Ultrasound Tech (on call) in EVERETT, Washington

Ultrasound Tech (on call)

Description

At The Everett Clinic,our purpose is simple—do the right thing—for our patients and each other. Thisphilosophy allows us to recruit the best talent and enjoy a reputation as oneof the most innovative and high-quality healthcare providers in the country.

Some say we are amedical group, but we like to think we're a large family. Our team cares aboutour patients and each other. We offer the best in quality care, advancedtechnologies and quality facilities.

Our Core Values:

We do what is right foreach patient.

We provide an enrichingand supportive workplace.

Our team focuses onvalue: service, quality, and cost.

Job Summary: Under general supervision of the Ultrasound Lead and the Medical Director, the ultrasound technologist employs professional imaging skills to assure quality management of all patients (neonate through geriatric). The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, quality control, ultrasound safety and the adherence to American College of Radiology and/or ARDMS guidelines. The position requires excellent positioning, communication, organizational, problem solving and leadership skills.

Schedule: This is a part time position with variable hours and schedule.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Minimum: Graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

Credentials:

  • Minimum: Active certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in the appropriate specialties.

  • Minimum: Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (through the American Heart Association).

Experience:

  • Preferred: One year of scanning in a clinical/hospital setting.

KSAs:Ability toeffectively operate sonographic equipment.Ability to evaluate sonograms in order to acquire appropriate diagnosticinformation. Ability to integrate diagnosticsonograms, laboratory results, patient history and medical records, and adaptsonographic examination as necessary. Ability to use independent judgment toacquire the optimum diagnostic sonographic information in each examinationperformed. Ability to evaluate,synthesize, and communicate diagnostic information to the attending physician. Ability to communicate effectivelywith the patient and the health care team, recognizing the special nature ofsonographic examinations and patient’s needs. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationshipswith the public and health care team. Abilityto follow established departmental procedures. Ability to work efficiently and cope with emergency situations. Emotional and physical healthsufficient to meet the demands of the position.

DaVita Medical Groupmanages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks inCalifornia, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuitto deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionatemanner. As of June 30, 2016 DaVita Medical Group (formerly HealthCare Partners)provided integrated care management for approximately 760,000 patients. DaVitaMedical Group’s leadership development initiatives and social responsibilityefforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek andWorldBlu.

We are committed tobringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking aleading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery systemto assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

If you're looking tomake a difference with a large, financially stable, well-recognized medicalgroup, DaVita Medical Group may be the employer for you.

Primary Location WA-EVERETT - 98201

Req ID: 307153