Tech Sonographer in Freehold Township, NJ at Integrated Resources, Inc

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

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Job Description

Job Title: Tech Sonographer
Location: Freehold, NJ
Duration: 06 weeks
Schedule: Tuesday to Friday 07:30AM to 06:30PM (1Saturday/Month – 08A to 12PM)
 
Responsibilities:
  • In this role the successful candidates will function as a Sonographer and perform a variety of technical procedures serving patients including infants through adult geriatrics.
  • Performing diagnostic general imaging ultrasound examinations according to AIUM and ACR guidelines for procedures and scanning protocols.
  • Locating and imaging internal elements of the body, including blood vessels and organs, and identifying any anomalies indicative of disease, injury, or other medically significant conditions.
  • Responsible for providing a wide range of highly technical diagnostic exams including but not limited to: breast, abdominal, small parts and OB/GYN.
  • Knowledge of ultrasound physics and implementing knowledge to reduce image artifact.
  • Ensuring patient safety, monitoring the patient for potentially dangerous physical and/or emotional change.
  • Evaluating test results for clarity and accuracy.
  • Reviewing patient case studies with peers and physician.
  • Informing physicians of preliminary findings as requested according to department procedures.
  • Distributing completed test results to physicians and service providers.
  • Preparing diagnostic information for physician interpretation.
  • Maintaining patient charts, entering diagnosis and billing codes, logging data into patient information systems, and updating file systems for tests performed.
  • Cleaning and sterilizing equipment and workspace.
  • Recognizing equipment malfunctions and readjusting equipment or requesting for system repair.
  • Instructing patients in pretest preparation, answering questions, and explaining procedures.
  • Compliance with Client, hospital and departmental policies and procedures.
  • Maintaining equipment according to Infection Control procedure.
  • Maintains technical competency through continued education.
  • Performs equipment quality checks and troubleshoots problems.
  • Calls for service and notifies all pertinent team members.
  • Follows quality assurance guidelines and maintains patient confidentiality.
  • Abide by all HIPAA standards for patient privacy.
  • Abide by all OSHA standards for safety regulations.
  • Performs additional duties as required.
 
Required qualifications:
Experience - Ultrasound background with a minimum of 2 years clinical experience required, specifically in the specialties of general, breast and abdomen.
ACUSON S2000 experience preferred.
 
License/Certification:
Valid ARDMS license.
Valid CPR certification.

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