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Providence Ultrasound Technologist in Santa Monica, California


Providence is calling an Ultrasound Technologist for a Per Diem/Variable Shift to Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA

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We are seeking a Ultrasound Technologist who will be responsible for performing diagnostic Ultrasound examinations for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician.

In this position you will:

  • Perform patient and department assessment

  • Participate in goal directed plan based on outcomes

  • Implement role based on department and hospital standards

  • Participate in evaluating effectiveness of duties

  • Participate in identifying patient/significant other learning needs and demonstrate measures to meet these

  • Delegate to appropriate team members

  • Demonstrate applied knowledge when caring for selected patient populations including care appropriate to the age of patients served

  • Demonstrate competency in selected skills including, but not limited to:

  • Selecting appropriate transducer and frequency

  • Performing ultrasound procedures including abdominal, pelvic, endovaginal, prostate, thyroid, and pregnancy/fetal age

  • Charging for exams

  • Processing and files film

  • Assisting physicians in procedures such as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, prostate biopsies and cyst aspirations

  • Performing duties of Radiologic Technologist (See Radiologic Technologist Job Description)

  • Utilizing Universal Precautions

  • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for own professional practice in regards to:

  • Attendance, punctuality, and confidentiality

  • Positive public relation image and working relationships

  • Obtaining necessary knowledge and skill needed to maintain competence

  • Completing all mandatory requirements, including annual safety films, CPR, infection control and annual physical

  • Participate in the development and attainment of team, department and hospital goals including:

  • Attending and participating in team meetings

  • Volunteering or accepting assignment for projects

  • Mission, vision and team ground rules

  • Demonstrate documentation on patient care records and unit forms


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Meet requirements for registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist

  • Certified or registry eligible: American Registry of Diagnostic Sonographers

  • Ability to deal effectively with many people

  • Must be able to prioritize, organize, and coordinate care

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Coursework/Training in Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Program

  • 2 years experience in Sonography

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.

The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Variable

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: California-Santa Monica

Req ID: 332881