Under minimal supervision, performs basic diagnostic ultrasound procedures, as requested by a licensed physician. Exercises professional judgment in providing health care services, to assist in diagnosis or treatment of patients in all age groups from newborn to elderly. May be multi-credentialed in the area of sonography. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Produces high quality diagnostic sonographs as prescribed by a licensed practitioner
Assists with amnio procedure biopsies
Processes and files films as needed
High School graduate. Two (2) year Ultrasound School at Community College level.
Current ARDMS (Abd, OB & Breast, RVT)required.
Current BLS Certification
Skills and Abilities
Excellent Customer Service Skills in order to project a positive image of the department and hospital.
Must have a good working knowledge of anatomy, understand principles of physics, electricity, and methods of exposure to obtain clearly defined Images. Must be able to set up and operate all types of equipment that will be used in a modern ultrasound department. Must know how to process radiology images in a PACS environment. Should have sufficient knowledge of psychology, patient care, and sterile technique to deal with all types of conditions of patients. Two (2) year experience as a sonographer
Primary Location: Coral Gables, Florida
Facility: Coral Gables Hospital
Job Type: PT2N
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905030653
About Coral Gables Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.