Providence Health & Services Sonographer/ Echocardiographer/ Vascular in Kodiak, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Sonographer/ Echocardiographer/ Vascular to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, Alaska.

We are seeking a Sonographer - Echocardiographer/ Vascular to Perform and evaluate sonographic examinations and physiologic vascular testing. Obtain clinical history and performs a physical assessment of the patient's condition to determine appropriate testing protocol. Provide a technical interpretation of sonographic and physiologic data to aid physicians in rendering a medical diagnosis. Provide patient care while procedures are in progress.

In this position you will:

  • Prepare examination rooms and equipment for scheduled procedures.

  • Follow prescribed sonographic, echocardiograhy and vascular examinations.

  • Perform general office duties, schedules exams, instructs patients on preparations, files and maintains patient folders and reports as well as computer records.

  • Responsible for accurately completing daily records including QA and QI information necessary to meet accreditation standards.

  • Responsible for calibrating, maintaining and basic troubleshooting of sonographic equipment.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Two (2) years in echocardiography, sonography, and vascular technology.

  • Must be ARDMS.

  • Credentials in Vascular Technology.

  • ARRT (R) registered.

  • BLS or the ability to obtain certification within ninety (90) days of date of hire.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Minimum of an Associate’s Degree from an AMA accredited ultrasound program.

  • Certification in at least three (3) specialty areas.

About Kodiak Island Medical Center

Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center (PKIMC) provides comprehensive health care to residents and visitors of Kodiak Island. This critical access hospital features 25 acute care beds, including four birthing suites, one OB triage room, and two ICU beds. In addition, the Elder House, PKIMC’s long term care facility, has 22 beds.

PKIMC provides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services, including emergency department, surgery, laboratory services, maternity, general medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, sleep studies, specialty clinics, diagnostic imaging services and pharmacy and is staffed by a mix of primary care physicians, surgeons and specialists who provide family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics, radiology and general practice.

For more information regarding Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center, please click on the following link: http://providence-kodiakhealthcare.jobs/

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 142021