Technologist, Ultrasound (NonReg) Per Diem East End Cardiology/Riverhead location
Company: NYU Langone Health
Posted on: July 16, 2021
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island is a 591-bed
university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated
diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and
subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional
healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and
research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Technologist,
Ultrasound (Non-Registered) Per Diem.
In this role, the successful candidate is responsible for the
independent operation of sonographic equipment, and for performing
diagnostic examinations using sonography. The Ultrasound
Technologist may be responsible depending on work location for
daily operations of the sonographic laboratory, patient schedule,
equipment maintenance, reports of equipment failures, and quality
assessment (QA). The sonographer maintains a high standard of
medical ethics at all times and is self-motivated to increase their
level of understanding & knowledge of the field, disease(s), and
new procedures as they evolve.
- Operates Ultrasound equipment to take diagnostic images of
specific body areas/parts as ordered. Produces diagnostic images
for interpretation by physician. Demonstrates a thorough knowledge
of Ultrasound equipment.
- Prepares patient using proper positioning and/or immobilizing
patients and giving them proper instructions regarding procedure.
Quality review of the technologists images fall within guidelines
of departmental SOP. Technologist is observed to give clear and
concise instruction to the patient before beginning an exam.
- Accurately utilizes the PACS system to make images available to
the physician for interpretation. Technologist creates a minimum
number of exceptions.
- Accurately utilizes systems. Enters proper exam coding. Arrives
and completes exams in a timely fashion.
- Assists in the care and maintenance of facilities, equipment,
and supplies. Reports any equipment problems or malfunctions to the
supervisor in a timely fashion.
- Instructs and supervises ultrasound students in a clinical
practicum. Works with the ultrasound student to perform exams as
well as performing individual image evaluation.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
To qualify, you must have a Technical Diploma and be
a Graduate from an accredited two-year Ultrasound Program
required. Ability to effectively operate sonographic equipment.
Ability to evaluate sonograms in order to acquire appropriate
diagnostic information. Must be registered for Registered
Diagnostic Sonographer OR Registered Vascular Technologist within 1
year of Hire. Ability to follow established departmental
procedures. Ability to work efficiently and cope with emergency
situations. Emotional and physical health sufficient to meet the
demands of the position. Strength sufficient to: lift some
patients, move heavy equipment on wheels (up to approx. 500 lbs),
and to move patients in wheelchairs and stretchers. Ability to
maintain prolonged arm positions necessary for scanning.
Associate's degree in related field. 3-5 years of Ultrasound
experience. 3-5 Years OB/GYN, small parts and/or vascular
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate
with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island provides its staff with far more
than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be
proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your
time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in
all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals
are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without
regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex,
sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national
origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status,
marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information
or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an
employment decision. We require applications to be completed
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