Sparrow Hospital   Lansing, MI   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on February 9, 2024
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General Purpose of Job:

Utilizing high frequency sound waves, provide diagnostic images of a wide variety of exams (abdomen, Ob/Gyn, Vascular, small parts, neurosonography) to diagnose the absence or presence of disease. Responsible for providing patient education and quality patient care.

Essential Duties:

This job description is intended to cover the minimum essential duties assigned on a regular basis. Caregivers may be asked to perform additional duties as assigned by their leader. Leadership has the right to alter or modify the duties of the position.

Analyze disease processes with the use of ultrasound through the selection of appropriate procedures and techniques.

Coordinate past and present medical history of patient in reference to ultrasound examination.

Schedule and instruct the patient in reference to ultrasound.

Review current imaging techniques and interpretations to assure current information.

Furnish occasional immediate results to appropriate medical personnel derived from ultrasound procedure.

Perform basic equipment maintenance and quality assurance.

Provide assistance and guidance to sonography students completing clinical experience in department.

Assist Radiologists and other physicians in the performance of interventional procedures.

Job Requirements

General Requirements • Must be certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in abdomen, Ob/Gyn and vascular (RVT) or by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in Sonography and vascular. • Must be CPR certified. • Minimum of AHA Heart Saver certification or BLS required.
Work Experience • General and vascular sonography experience. • Preferred-Two years vascular experience.
Education • Associates Degree in Sonography.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills • Ability to perform requested procedures in a portable environment as needed. • Ability to perform physical requirements (visual and auditory) of the job. • Must be able to take on-call responsibilities, including weekends and holidays. • Ability to work at multiple locations. • Ability to problem solve and multi-task. • Adept with customer service. • Ability to effectively communicate with physicians. • Demonstrates ability to use a keyboard as may be required to perform the essential duties of the job.

Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Family
Clinical Professional/Technical/Allied Health
Shift Variable
Degree Type / Education Level Associate
Status Full-time
Facility Sparrow Hospital
Experience Level 4-9 Years

Sparrow Hospital

Lansing , MI