Tech Sonographer in Roanoke, VA at Integrated Resources, Inc

Date Posted: 2/8/2021

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Job Description

Job Title: Tech Sonographer
Location: Roanoke, VA
Duration: 12 Months
Schedule: 08:00AM to 05:00PM
 
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.
  • 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.
  • Performs equipment quality checks and troubleshoots problems. Calls for service and notifies all pertinent team members.
 
Requirements:
  • Valid ARDMS license.
  • Valid CPR certification.
  • Clinical Radiographer background with a minimum of 2 years sonography clinical experience required.
  • Familiar with procedures in Breast imaging, biopsy & needle localizations.
Phillips IU22 experience preferred

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