The Ultrasound Tech performs diagnostic radiology and/or ultrasound procedures utilizing appropriate technical factors, clinical protocols and radiation safety measures in the Imaging Department, Surgery, Emergency Room and in-patient rooms.
Performs diagnostic ultrasound procedures by visualization of anatomy and recording images.
Performs vascular procedures per Radiologist protocol.
Performs technical comments for Radiologist and confers with Radiologist as necessary.
Enters and ensures exams are charged appropriately.
Performs limited preventative maintenance of equipment.
Assists the physician in performing invasive ultrasound procedures.
Communicates with nursing and physicians regarding clinical procedures.
Transports patients to and from department.
Qualifications Minimum Qualifications:
Graduate of approved Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program
Current ARRT or ARDMS registry
3 months to 1 year experience
About SSM Health St. Francis Hospital – Maryville
SSM Health St. Francis Hospital – Maryville is an 81-bed full-service, fully-accredited healthcare organization providing medical care to the residents of Northwest Missouri. As a rural hospital, St. Francis offers emergency, maternity, behavioral health, inpatient, and outpatient services to meet the needs of our community.
Internal Number: 17003571
About SSM Health
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