We're looking for a Sonographer, working in the Healthcare Systems & Services industry in Washington, United States.
Pay Rate: $48+ an hour, plus travel per diem
Candidate can live anywhere within the U.S. We are hiring in over 20 states including California, Indiana, Illinois, Georgia, Michigan, Texas, New York, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Tennessee, Colorado and Oregon.
Are you a Travel Sonographer who is looking to grow their career with an innovative company known for Medical Imaging?
FlexForce Tech powered by Siemens Healthineers offers access to industry experts (they design and maintain these systems we work on) with ongoing training and education.
As a Travel Sonographer, you’ll work for some of the best healthcare companies across the US. Contracts for specific locations last from 12 weeks up to a year.
Our culture is based around a team of highly dedicated employees worldwide who are innovating every day, truly shaping the future of healthcare. They are passionate about healthcare and are engineers and they don’t walk away from a problem before it is solved.
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
Is responsible for providing a wide range of highly technical diagnostic exams including but not limited to: breast, abdominal, small parts and OB/GYN.
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 work space.
Recognizing equipment malfunctions and readjusting equipment or requesting for system repair.
Instructing patients in pretest preparation, answering questions, and explaining procedures.
Complying with hospital and departmental policies and procedures.
Maintaining equipment according to Infection Control procedure.
Maintains technical competency through continued education.
Performing equipment quality checks and troubleshooting problems. Calling for service and notifying all pertinent team members.
Following quality assurance guidelines and maintaining patient confidentiality.
Abiding by all HIPAA standards for patient privacy.
Abiding by all OSHA standards for safety regulations.
Performing additional duties as required.
Ultrasound background with a minimum of 2 years clinical experience required, specifically in the specialties of general, breast and abdomen
Acuson S2000 experience preferred
Knowledge of ultrasound physics and implementing knowledge to reduce image artifact.
Valid ARDMS license
Valid CPR certification
Strong communication skills both written and verbal needed
Interact with client personnel and team members in an autonomous responsible, professional and ethical manner
Must be flexible, reliable and demonstrate sound judgment and initiative
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.