Akumin

Women's Imaging Ultrasound Technologist

Job Locations US-FL-Coral Springs
Type Full Time
ID
2021-5456
Updated Date
1/28/2021
Address
2230 N University Dr
Hours
Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

Overview

Ultrasound Technologist / Ultrasound Tech / Ultrasound

 

Akumin is changing the perception of diagnostic testing. Committed to providing excellence in diagnostic imaging, Akumin is on a mission to be the preferred provider.

The dedicated women’s imaging US Technologist is responsible for ensuring that the delivery of the high standards of patient care mandated by the organization are met in the provision of services and in the interaction with patients, families, physicians, and other personnel.

 

 

Responsibilities

Ultrasound Technologist / Ultrasound Tech / Ultrasound

 

In addition to the duties and responsibilities of a dedicated women’s imaging US Technologist, the position adds responsibilities in quality assurance and clinic liaison. The technologist must recognize that these three functions are frequently intertwined:

  • Perform high quality diagnostic imaging services in a timely professional, confidential, personally attentive manner.
  • Ensures all required supplies are on hand to avoid disruption of service.
  • Maintains high level of visibility and interaction with center personnel, radiologists, and support personnel.
  • Maintains good customer relations with referring physicians and handles all calls/conversations with these physicians.
  • Works with the Clinical leadership and Radiologists to ensure protocols are current and quality services are being provided. Consults with Radiologist regarding situation requiring physician intervention.
  • Provides thorough clinical instruction of new technologists, as required.
  • Ensures patient screen information is accurate, identifies and investigates area of concern to preclude patient incidents.
  • Ensuring that all technologists have current licenses.
  • Work closely with front office to ensure workflow is maintained.
  • Comply with clinical accreditation requirements and submission​ deadlines.
  • Assist with clinical accreditation applications and inspections.
  • Performs other relevant duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

Ultrasound Technologist / Ultrasound Tech / Ultrasound

  • Current ARDMS: RDMS (BR) required
  • Other ARDMS: RDMS (AB), (OB/GYN) or RVT(VT) preferred
  • Experience in Breast, Abdomen, Small Parts, Vascular and Echo are plus

  • Experience in Breast Biopsies

  • Knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy.
  • At least one-year experience in primary modality.
  • Must possess excellent and compassionate interpersonal skills, a high level of adaptability and problem-solving capabilities.
  • The ability to interact with Radiologists, referring physicians, and center personnel while maintaining a high level of credibility in a demanding environment is of utmost importance.

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Familiarity with current software packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, HIS/RIS and PACS

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