Location: Dubuque, IA 52001
Job Type: CONTRACT, 08/07/2023 – 11/05/2023
Shift: – 13 Weeks FT 36 hours 3rd shift 12 hours 600pm – 630am – Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Number of Positions: 01
Pay/Salary: UPTO $2700 WEEKLY GROSS
We are currently seeking a skilled and dedicated Ultrasound Technologist to join our medical imaging team. As an Ultrasound Technologist, you will play a vital role in performing diagnostic ultrasound examinations using advanced imaging technology. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced technologist who is passionate about patient care and delivering accurate and high-quality imaging services.
Ultrasound imaging and examinations: Perform a wide range of diagnostic ultrasound examinations, including abdominal, obstetric, gynecologic, vascular, and musculoskeletal studies. Utilize state-of-the-art ultrasound equipment to produce high-quality images of internal organs and structures. Adhere to established protocols and ensure comprehensive and accurate imaging.
Patient assessment and preparation: Review patients' medical histories and relevant clinical information to prepare for ultrasound examinations. Explain the procedure to patients and address any questions or concerns. Ensure patients are positioned appropriately for optimal imaging results and their comfort during the examination.
Image interpretation and analysis: Analyze ultrasound images and identify normal and abnormal findings. Collaborate with radiologists and other healthcare professionals to interpret results and develop precise diagnostic reports. Document all findings and maintain accurate electronic medical records.
Equipment operation and maintenance: Operate and maintain ultrasound equipment, ensuring optimal functionality and performance. Troubleshoot technical issues and collaborate with biomedical technicians for repairs and maintenance. Stay updated on advancements in ultrasound technology and recommend upgrades when necessary.
Patient education and support: Communicate examination results to patients in a clear and compassionate manner. Provide explanations and answer any questions patients may have regarding their ultrasound findings. Offer emotional support and address patients' concerns throughout the process.
Quality assurance and safety: Adhere to strict safety protocols and infection control measures to ensure patient safety during ultrasound procedures. Participate in quality assurance activities, including image review and analysis, to maintain high standards of imaging accuracy and consistency.
Collaboration and interdisciplinary care: Work closely with radiologists, physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive patient care. Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings to discuss patient cases and contribute valuable insights for diagnosis and treatment planning.
- Associate degree or higher in Diagnostic Medical Sonography or related field
- Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) certification
- Minimum 1 years of experience as an Ultrasound Technologist, preferably in a hospital or medical imaging center setting
- Proficiency in performing various ultrasound examinations and using advanced imaging technology
- Strong knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced healthcare environment
- Additional certifications in specific ultrasound specialties, such as Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) or Vascular Sonography
- Familiarity with electronic medical record systems
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