Texas Health Resources Ultrasonographer II - Radiology Ultrasound in Plano, Texas
ULTRASONOGRAPHER II PRN
Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for a qualified Ultrasonographer II PRN like you to join our Texas Health family.
Work location: Texas Health Plano
Work hours: PRN- Roating ( Per Diem )
Rotating holidays and Call
Since 1991, Texas Health Plano (THP) has served the communities of Plano, Frisco, Carrollton, Addison, Richardson, and McKinney. We’re a 386-bed, full-service hospital serving North Texas with incredible care and amazing people. If you’re looking for emergency medicine and trauma, cardiology, neurosurgery and spine, advanced orthopedics, women’s services, adult and adolescent behavioral health, an adult intensive care unit and state of the art and technologically advanced surgical services, we’ve got it. Plus, we’re a Level II Trauma Facility, the only health care facility in Collin County to have achieved both the Level IV NICU and Level IV Maternal facility designation and have a DNV-certified Comprehensive Stroke Program. And did we mention our awards? Texas Health Plano is a four-time Magnet-designated hospital, the only AACN Beacon Gold adult intensive care unit in the DFW area, accredited by the Joint Commission in Hip and Knee Replacement and a Primary Heart Attack Center. We offer top-notch benefits including an on-site childcare center created for working parents. As part of the Texas Health family, we employ over 26,000 employees and are among the top five largest employers in the DFW area. Join us and be a part of our exceptional team as we provide outstanding care and deliver award-winning results. You belong here.
Other Graduate of an AMA approved / accredited Ultrasound Program Pref
Associate degree Preferred
Other - CLIAFE Must comply with CLIA regulations regarding foreign education equivalency Required
2 Years clinical experience in a hospital radiology Preferred
BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care and maintained quarterly Req And
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Sonography and one additional modality Upon Hire Req Or
ARDMS - American Registry for Diagnostic and Medical Sonographers must have 2 certifications Upon Hire Req And
Other RVT or VT(RVS) as one modality if performing vascular sonography Upon Hire Req
Excellent Communication skills.
Ability to multitask and prioritize.
Texas Health Plano Ultrasonographer II PRN will process and manipulate images, analyzes image quality, troubleshoots, makes technique adjustments, or repeat procedures as needed.
In addition to the required qualifications, a successful Ultrasonographer II will:
Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing
Explains procedures to patient or guardian / family member if applicable prior to exam
Positions patient to correct anatomical area of interest
Performs complex procedures including age related criteria and developmental considerations
Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age related factors
Assists radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique
Maintains attention to details
Utilizes proper downtime procedures for PACS and HIS / RIS
Correctly sends and transfers images to PACS
Prints laser images from modality or PACS
Coordinates with Centralized Scheduling and other modalities
Uses multidisciplinary, team oriented actions
Prepares room for examination (i.e. suction, oxygen, supplies) Checks physician orders and exam requisitions using time-out procedures
Greets and acknowledges patient, using two forms of ID
Obtains patient history
Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitor patient during imaging
Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment
Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient
Administers contrast media and other medications in accordance with medication administration guidelines
Processes patient information, displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed
Communicates respectfully with co-workers and other departments
Equipment Operation and Maintenance
Adjusts technical factors
Operates, cares for, and maintains equipment
Applies knowledge of physics and accessories
Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction
Maintains equipment and room to sanitary standards between patients (injectors, tabletops, floors)
Stocks supplies daily
Exchanges and maintenance of film badges within designated time frames
Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards
Productive during periods of decreased workflow
Professional Accountability and Partnership
Maintains and enhances technical skills and technology advancement
Attends departmental continuing education, meetings, and checks email in a timely manner Identifies, troubleshoots, and initiates quality improvement
Manages time and re-prioritizes as necessary
Performs any assignment deemed necessary by supervisor
Why Texas Health as a Texas Health Plano Ultrasonographer II PRN, you’ll enjoy 401(k) with match, and wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy.
At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make THP a great place to work.
Here are a few of our recent awards:
2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)
Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)
“America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes
A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®
Voted by Fort Worth Child Magazine as the "Best Place to Have a Baby in Fort Worth
Additional perks of being a Ultrasonographer II PRN
Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment
Positively impact patients’ quality of life
Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical leadership resources
Enjoy opportunities for growth
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