Adult opening in Cheyenne, Wyoming. This and other diagnostic medical sonographer jobs brought to you by AlliedHealthJobCafe.com Job Description & Requirements
Sonographer - GYN - (Sonography - Sono)
StartDate: 04/01/2019Available Shifts: 8/10/12 D/E/N Pay Rate: $41.00 - 46.00
START DATE: 4/1/2019 for 13 weeks. SHIFT: Varied. REQUIRED SKILLS: MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited program in Ultrasound Technology or current ARDMS license, AHA BLS. Ability to perform on-call duties. ROLE SUMMARY The Medical Imaging Ultrasonographer works under the supervision of the Clinical Care Coordinator, Clinical Manager and the general direction of the Director of Medical Imaging. Performs all diagnostic, surgical and interventional ultrasound procedures, ensuring that all studies meet the established standards of the radiologist, radiation oncologist and other involved referring physician. CORE RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Performs and/or assists in performing procedures by following physician orders. 2. Performs all ultrasound examinations, ensuring all studies meet the established standards of the radiologist, radiation oncologist and other involved referring physician to include: abdominal, vascular, obstetrics and gynecology, superficial structures, neonatal brains, intraoperative and guidance procedures along with utilizing plethysmography. 3. Assists physician in performing designated procedures ensuring all studies meet the standards of the Radiologist or performing Physician: thoracentesis, needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, etc. 4. Scans patient, marks patient body, determines angle for puncture, and assists as necessary. 5. Provides appropriate information to patient and family during exams to provide a calming influence throughout the study. 6. Performs all quality control procedures required, including surveys, quality control tests and other procedures required by federal regulations and the medical physicist. 7. Maintains standards on equipment for accrediting by state and/or federal agencies. 8. Ensures that all preventive maintenance occurs as scheduled; provides leadership with information regarding all equipment failures. 9. Maintains a positive work environment by demonstrating positive interpersonal relations with co-workers, physicians, patients and others. 10. Participates in call as required. SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES. Ability to interact and communicate effectively with patients, families, visitors, Physicians and co-workers. Attention to minute detail. Ability to calculate and interpret numbers and analyze and synthesize data.
About the Facility
Since its inception as a frontier "tent" hospital in 1867, this tertiary hospital has served its patients in Cheyenne, Wyoming and the surrounding region with a framework of pioneer spirit. This 222-bed facility is a Level 2 trauma center, houses the Wyoming Heart and Vascular Institute, and has the only cancer center in Wyoming that is accredited by American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. Experienced staff provides confident and kind care throughout the healing process and offers a full spectrum of services for birth through end-of-life, including hospice care.
Surrounded by golden plains and rolling foothills, explore the state capital of Wyoming and discover why this city was such an important part of America's pioneering past. The self-proclaimed "Rodeo and Railroad Capital" offers many attractions such as the restored Cheyenne Depot and Terry Bison Ranch. Celebrate the city's colorful western heritage with its Frontier Days festival, a lively rodeo and fair occurring every year.
Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:
- Competitive pay rates
- Medical, Dental, Vision
- 401(k) and Flex Spending
- Life Insurance
- Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
- Free Continuing Education
- Free Private Housing
- Refer a friend and earn extra cash!
About the Company
Club Staffing, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing, with thousands of travel positions available throughout the United States. We are dedicated to meeting the unique needs of each allied healthcare professional; whether it's travel, per diem, temp-to-perm, or permanent. We also offer more therapist, laboratory and medical imaging jobs in more places than other travel companies. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.-- We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.
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