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Sonographer

CHI Memorial Hospital Georgia Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
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Requisition ID 2022-259284 Employment Type Full Time Department Diagnostic Radiology Hours/Pay Period 75 Shift Day Weekly Schedule Varies Remote No Category Radiology
Overview

CHI Memorial Hospital, now part of CommonSpirit Health formed between Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health, is once again the only hospital in the Chattanooga area to be named a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be the regional referral center of choice providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia.

CHI Memorial Hospital provides you with the same level of care you provide for others. We care about our employees well-being and offer benefits that complement work/life balance.

We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identify Theft
  • Adoption Assistance
  • On-site childcare (Downtown campus) with extended hours
  • On-site employee gym (Downtown campus) with extended hours- Discounted fee
  • Free Premium Membership to Care.com with preloaded credits for children and/or dependent adults
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for career growth and development
  • Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs
  • Wellness Program

We invite you to join CHI Memorial Hospital today!


Responsibilities

The Staff Sonographer performs departmental ultrasound examinations, assists the radiologists during

procedures, produces high quality images.

Serves the following age – specific patient populations: pediatrics, adolescents,

adults and geriatrics.

1. Uses two patient identifiers

2. Compares doctor’s order to requisition for accuracy

3. Performs the correct exam

4. Includes all anatomy required to produce an adequate exam.

5. Practices safe use of Cidex when cleaning probes

6. Routinely demonstrates the ability to prioritize workload.

7. Coordinates multiple exams into the proper sequence to ensure no conflicts of exams.

8. Assesses the doctor’s order and the patient’s diagnosis to determine optimal images.

9. Assesses patient’s condition, comfort, and safety during procedures.

10. Observes and reports to physician any change in patient’s condition during the procedure.

11. Communicates accurate patient information in a timely manner to peers, physicians, and other

departments.

12. Uses all diagnostic, computer, and communication equipment within safe limits.

13. Other duties as assigned by management.


Qualifications

High School graduate or equivalent

Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound program

Registered/registry eligible in ARDMS Must be registered within 1 year of hiring

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