Swedish Health Services Diagnostic Sonographer - Ultrasound in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Diagnostic Sonographer (Per Diem, Variable Shift) at Swedish Ballard in Seattle, WA.
We are seeking a detail-oriented Diagnostic Sonographer to 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:
Demonstrate mastery of job-related knowledge and skills. Is motivated to expand knowledge base.
Keep knowledge and technical skills current by seeking out opportunities for self-learning and ongoing professional development.
Understand and effectively operates all pieces of equipment utilized within the scope of job performance.
Demonstrate 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.
Demonstrate proper equipment setup and patient preparation for ultrasound procedures.
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
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 Ballard Campus.
Swedish's Ballard campus maintains its strong ties to the Ballard community and fosters a team-oriented work environment. The Ballard campus has an active obstetrics program and a full-service Emergency Department. It is the site of Swedish’s Addiction Recovery Services — one of the few hospital-based drug- and alcohol-treatment programs in Seattle.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. 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: Ballard Tallman Bldg (WA195) 5350 Tallman Ave Nw Seattle, 98107
Req ID: 265706