Christiana Care Health System is one of the largest health care providers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Named one of ‘America's Best Hospitals’ by U.S. News & World Report, we have an excess of 1,100 beds between our two hospitals and are committed to providing the best patient care in the region.
The Ultrasound Department is currently recruiting for a casual Ultrasound Technologist to work rotating Day, Evening, and Midnight shifts. This position is primarily for the Middletown ED but can also rotate through Christiana and Wilmington Hospitals. Weekends and Holidays as required. The successful candidate will:
Work independently and perform diagnostic ultrasound procedures at the request of physicians.
Perform General, OB/GYN, and small parts diagnostic Ultrasound exams.
Demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in the use of all Ultrasound units and PACS workstations.
Demonstrate ability to provide technologist's tentative readings as needed.
Demonstrate skills and knowledge necessary to provide care appropriate to neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients, including knowledge of growth and development, the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify patient needs and to provide the care needed.
Two years JRC accredited ultrasound technology program
1 year of work experience required
Certification in CPR
The Middletown Emergency Department offers an excellent work environment:
Private room with an adjoining restroom dedicated to Ultrasound
Close access to colleagues within the imaging department (x-ray and CAT scan)
The majority of the patients seen here are able to ambulate to the Ultrasound room independently, or to be transported by wheel chair
Organized facility and work area with plenty of space
Internal Number: 44847BR
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.