Sutter Health Diagnostic Sonographer .8FTE in Lakeport, California

Description

Sutter Lakeside Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital serving the health care needs of residents of Lake County and its surrounding communities. Our beautifully landscaped campus houses medical-surgical beds, an intensive care unit and a new 29.000 square foot state-of-the-art emergency room and surgical center. Other specialized care services are offered through our Family Birth Center, Physical Therapy Center, and Family Medicine Clinic.

The performance profile includes the job description and related competencies. This list of job elements, responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, and conditions is descriptive of the current job and is not exhaustive. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed as circumstances change (for example, emergencies, changes in personnel/workload, or technical development).

·Produces diagnostic quality scans and tests to demonstrate presence or absence of disease, progress of fetal growth, interventional procedures such as aspirations and biopsies, and non-invasive vascular exams for subsequent evaluation by attending physicians and radiologists.

Qualifications

Education/ Knowledge, including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration

· Current ARDMS Certification or eligible. Current BLS Healthcare Provider certification.

· Must maintain licensing in accordance with accreditation guidelines.

Experience

· Sonographer I: One to three (1-3) years’ ultrasound work experience, including clinical training in an acute care facility and/or imaging center is prefered.

· Sonographer II: Three to five (3-5) years’ ultrasound work experience in an acute care facility is required.

Skills

· Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision. Must have full working knowledge of ultrasound equipment, scan methods, normal/abnormal anatomy, clinical conditions encountered in abdominal, OB/GYN.

· Requires knowledge of ultrasound physics and cardiovascular hemodynamics. Responsible for assessment, treatment and care of patients of all ages including neonatal, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric.

Primary Location: California, North Bay/Lake County, Lakeport

Organization: Sutter Lakeside Hospital, Lakeport

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days

Weekend Requirements: Rotating

Schedule: Part Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 64

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.