Diagnostic Sonographer

Job Ref: 18191
Category: Radiology & Imaging
Location:
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Diagnostic Sonography
Schedule: Temporary Position
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8am-4:30pm/9:30am-6pm

Job Summary
Reporting to the Section Leader, Mammography/Sonography, utilizes high frequency sound waves and other diagnostic techniques for medical diagnosis. Produces and evaluates ultrasound images and related data.

Minimum Qualifications
Education
Graduate of an educational program that meets eligibility for ARDMS registry.

Experience
Previous experience as a sonographer strongly preferred.

Licensure and/or Certification
Current registration with ARDMS; or ARDMS-eligible with ARDMS achieved within 1 year of hire.

BLS healthcare provider required.

Skills
Ultrasound scanning skills in vascular, OBGYN, abdominal and small parts required.
Must be able to understand oral and written medical/radiological/sonographic terminology.
Must have comprehension of cross-sectional anatomy and correlation with anatomical structures.
Must be able to identify pathological processes.
Ability to read, write, and communicate in English required.
Computer skills required.
Ability to maintain confidential information.