Providence Health & Services Sonographer - Vascular & Echo in Kodiak, Alaska
Providence is calling a Sonographer- Vascular, General and OB to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, Alaska. This is a full time - day shift position. Relocation Assistance offered.
We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
We are seeking a Sonographer - 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.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent, diploma or certification from an ANSI accredited ultrasound program
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 90 days of date of hire
2 years in echocardiography, sonography, and vascular technology
Registered by an ANSI accredited credentialing organization in Cardiac and Vascular modalities.
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
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.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Job Category: Ultrasound Technologist
Req ID: 260665