Swedish Health Services Diagnostic Sonographer - Medical Imaging in Everett, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Diagnostic Sonographer (Per Diem, Variable Shift) to work in Medical Imaging at Swedish Mill Creek in Everett, Washington.
Performs a variety of sonographic examinations dealing with OB/GYN, abdominal and small parts. Expectations also include assisting the radiologist during invasive procedures. Makes a clinical judgment of the patient's condition, based on information obtained from the referring physician, medical records, patient interview and personal assessments.
In this position you will:
Demonstrates mastery of job-related knowledge and skills. Is motivated to expand knowledge base
Keeps knowledge and technical skills current by seeking out opportunities for self-learning and ongoing professional development
Understands and effectively operates all pieces of equipment utilized within the scope of job performance
Demonstrates the ability to obtain high quality diagnostic ultrasound images, utilizing knowledge of technical factors, transducer selection, positioning techniques, anatomy, physiology and associated clinical pathology
Understands and follows exam protocols as established by the ultrasound physicians
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate from an accredited Ultrasound training program
Board eligible or RDMS (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer) in OB/GYN
RDMS (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer) in Abdomen and OB/GYN required. If new graduate, must become registered in Abdomen and OB/GYN within 1 year of hire date
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)
One (1) year experience as an ultrasound technologist or ultrasound intern
About the Mill Creek Campus:
Swedish/Mill Creek has 86,000 square feet of space on three above-ground levels and a partial basement. The E.D. – which is open and staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week – features 18 emergency exam rooms and six additional observation beds. It shares the first floor with a complete diagnostic imaging center with X-ray, mammography, ultrasound, CT scan and MRI, which is staffed by partners from Seattle Radiology. A full laboratory and offices for primary- and specialty-care providers are on floors two and three. Swedish/Mill Creek can immediately treat patients suffering from stroke to severe lacerations or burns, broken bones, sports injuries, allergic reactions, food poisoning, work-related injuries and many other medical emergencies and non-emergencies.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all 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 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other 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: EKG and Monitor Techs
Work Locations: Mill Creek Main Bldg (WA168) 13020 Meridian Ave S Everett, 98208
Req ID: 269032