Penn Medicine Ultrasound Radiographer in Berwyn, Pennsylvania
Job ID :76670
Job Category: Radiology/Imaging
Specialty Area: Radiology/Imaging
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: per diem
Penn Medicine Entity: Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania
Location: Berwyn, PA
Address: 1001 Chesterbrook Blvd
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Per Diem
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Perform all aspect of Ultrasound imaging. Treat all patients professionally. Effectively operate the organizational RIS and PACs systems. Performs all ultrasound techniques and examinations, abdominal scans, retroperitoneal scans, obstetric and gynecology scans, radiation therapy localization for treatment planning and minor surgical procedures.
Maintains records of examination data and other
pertinent information on patients. Develops film through automatic processing. Assists physician in administering medicines as required. Schedules cases to coordinate with other patient examinations. Assists physician in such procedures as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, etc. Scans patient, marks patient’s body, determines
angle for puncture, assists as necessary, maintains sterile technique. Positions and transfers patients comfortably. Selects proper technical factors on an individual patient basis. Selects and operates equipment as directed. Secures and returns supplies such as film, linens, medicine, patient folders. Maintains darkroom chemistry levels in replenishment tank. Performs radiographic examinations. Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meeting, and
Minimum Requirements :
High School or equivalent. Graduate of an approved Ultrasound program. Previous experience in ultrasonography. ARDMS, RVT, required.
Additional Information :
Ultrasonography of the Abdomen, Pelvic, required, OB and vascular preferred.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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