Swedish Medical Center Ultrasonographer - Mammography in Edmonds, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Ultrasonographer (Per Diem, Days) to work for Mammography at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.
The Ultrasonographer is responsible for providing diagnostic patient care services using ultrasound on all patient age populations. Diagnostic examinations may be performed on breast, abdominal, obstetrical, gynecological and other areas. The ultrasound professional also assists with various procedures during which ultrasound is utilized.
In this position you will:
Perform ultrasound examinations by producing appropriate images.
Perform clinical assessment
Use cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record, and adapt procedures as appropriate to anatomical, pathological, diagnostic information and images
Use judgment during the sonographic exam to differentiate between normal and pathological findings
Analyze sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and communicates findings to the appropriate physician
Assume responsibility for the safety, mental, and physical comfort of patients while in the sonographer’s care
Maintain proficiency in the operations of the RIS, EPIC, PACS, and other computer systems as required by the position
Perform portable exams when indicated, including surgery, assists with invasive and other special procedures as needed
High School diploma or equivalent
Successful completion of Ultrasound training program
Education and experience sufficient to meet eligibility requirements to take American Registry of Diagnostic Ultrasonographers (ARDMS) registry examination
Board eligible with registered qualifications as indicated by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
Require Board registry within one year of hire
Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) Certification
- Previous ultrasound experience
About the Edmonds Campus.
Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.
The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:
• 217 licensed beds
• 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff
• 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel
• Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging
Req ID: 156723