Technologist, Ultrasound - Fauquier Physician Practices

Fauquier Health
Warrenton, VA
Oct 25, 2021
Oct 27, 2021
Full Time
Fauquier Health The Ultrasound Technologist performs various imaging procedures in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice. This position has the specific expectation that all tasks are performed with a patient centered focus, while also seeking opportunities to continually improve core processes. Reports to: Physician Services Practice Manager Essential Functions Reviews and verifies physician orders consistently according to dept. policy; utilizes appropriateness criteria. Obtains required medical information (using approved assessment form) from patient prior to procedure or examination as is appropriate. Demonstrates a high level of technical competency (utilization of imaging system and safe operating procedures) and clinical competency (patient positioning, knowledge of anatomy/physiology) in performing all exams/procedures. Following department-approved protocols, produces images/exams that are highly diagnostic in an acceptable turn-around time. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Follows AIDET model to consistently achieve highest quality of patient satisfaction. Job Requirements: Minimum Education Required - Accredited Program or Certificate in Radiology Minimum Work Experience Preferred - 1+ years of experience as a registered technologist in the appropriate modality Required Skills Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) Certified/licensed in good standing with appropriate professional registry: Ultrasound: Must be a graduate of a CAAHEP accredited program and RDMS examination eligible; must pass the RDMS examination within 12 months of hire, or 18 months for new graduates. LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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