Providence Health & Services Ultrasound Technologist II in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a new opportunity as Ultrasound technologist II On Call, Variable Shift to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.
In this position you will:
Follow Universal Protocol at all times to ensure correct patient, correct procedure, and correct side
Maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, safety, environmental, and infection control policies
Perform all ultrasound techniques and examinations, abdominal scans, retroperitoneal scans, obstetric and gynecology scans and minor surgical procedures
Assist physician in such procedures as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, etc. Scans patient, marks patient's body, determines angle for puncture, assists as necessary, maintains sterile technique
Select proper technical factors on an individual patient basis
Select and operates equipment as directed
Perform ultragraphic examinations
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops
Position and transfer patients comfortably
Follow job accountabilities may be reassigned:
Prepare written documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as evaluation results, individualized treatment plans, progress reports, and other such reports
Secure and return supplies such as film, linens, medicine, patient folders
Assist physician in administering medicines as requiredSchedules cases to coordinate with other patient examinations
Required qualifications for this position include:
Course in ultrasound technology
RDMS, RVS, or ARRT(S) certification
Current BLS-HCP – Basic Life Support - for Healthcare Providers - American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) - CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer accepted on hire until card expiration date
Experience in ultrasound technology - general, OB/GYN and vascular
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT)
Hospital work experience or hospital externship
About the hospital you will serve. Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, 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
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 247100