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Company: Universal Health Services
Location: Amarillo
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Job Description:

ResponsibilitiesPOSITION SUMMARY: The Echo/Vascular Ultrasound is responsible for the day-to-day operations (patient flow) and efficiency of the ultrasound department. The technologist must have knowledge of all areas within the cardiovascular Department. Must utilize the principles of continuous quality improvement in collaboration with other health team members. The Ultrasound Technologist performs ultrasound examinations according to the currently accepted practices of the ARDMS and Northwest Texas Healthcare System. The technologist will prepare technical reports, exam rooms, equipment and supplies for procedures. KEY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: I. SERVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates three service excellence competencies. II. HOUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements. III. PROVISION OF SERVICES Performs a variety of Technical procedures. Assist Radiologist and Staff Physicians with test. Demonstrates ultrasound echo/vascular skills needed for all positions. Demonstrates good patient care. Utilizes the appropriate leadership skill in supervising students and providing feedback concerning student performance. Demonstrates good communication and problem solving skills. Is a professional role model for personnel. Provides an environment conducive to safety for patients, visitors and employees. The ultrasound technologist will assess risks to patient safety and implement the appropriate precaution. The ultrasound technologist will comply with appropriate and approved standards relating to: patients, infection control, and environmental issues. Revised June 2013 JOB TITLE: Sr. Tech - Ultrasound Physical and Sensory Requirements: 1. Ability to read and write in English 2. Ability to speak and hear, to allow discussions with employees and peers. 3. Ability to cope with and remain calm under stress 4. Ability to show organization and leadership. 5. Ability to respond to pages 6. Near-Visual acuity and depth perception to examine exposed films for detail 7. Ability to evaluate and interpret information and make independent decisions 8. Bending and lifting (50-75 lbs), grasping, fine hand coordination, pushing and pulling. 9. Electrical and radiant energy hazards are present. 10. Exposure to infectious organisms, agent, and toxic chemicals.EEO StatementAll UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.NoticeAt UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skillset and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries. We take pride in creating a highly efficient and best in class candidate experience. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc. If you are suspicious of a job posting or job-related email mentioning UHS or its subsidiaries, let us know by contacting us at: > or 1-800-852-3449.QualificationsMACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, AND WORK AIDS USED: 1. Telephone and Voice Mail 2. Computer systems: SMS, RMS, OPUS, Lotus Notes 3. Intercom 4. Paging system 5. Personal Computer 6. Dictaphone System 7. Facsimile Machine 8. Copier 9. Ultrasound machines 10. Ultrasound probes: trans-abdominal, linear, cardiac and TEE 11. Pneumatic tube system 12. PACS system and KinetDX 13. Protective garments 14. Lifting devices 15. Other specific to area of assignments 16. Monitoring Devices

Keywords: Universal Health Services, Amarillo , SENIOR ULTRASOUND TECH - ULTRASOUND - F/T DAY, Other , Amarillo, Texas

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