Crisis Contract - Ultrasound Tech - Echocardiography job in Bellingham, WA
Company: Gifted Healthcare
Posted on: August 3, 2022
Ultrasound Technician (Ultrasound Tech) Travel Job
The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, also known as an ultrasound
technician, is responsible for the independent operation of
sonographic equipment, and for performing and communicating the
results of diagnostic examinations using sonography. The Ultrasound
tech is also responsible for the daily operations of the
sonographic laboratory, patient schedules, equipment maintenance,
the report of equipment failures, and quality assessment (QA).
Ultrasound Technician Ultrasound Tech Responsibilities:
- Ultrasound Tech performs all requested clinical assessments and
diagnostic sonography examinations as ordered by the attending
- Use cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record, and adapt
procedures as appropriate to anatomical, pathological, diagnostic
information, and images.
- Ultrasound Tech uses independent judgment during the
sonographic exam to accurately differentiate between normal and
- Ultrasound Tech analyzes and synthesizes sonographic
information and medical history and communicates findings to the
- Coordinate work schedule with Departmental Director and/or
scheduling desk to assure workload coverage.
- Assume responsibility for the safety and mental and physical
comfort of patients while they are in the sonographer's
- Echo Technologist assists with the daily operations of the
sonographic laboratory and participates in the maintenance of
- Maintain a daily log of patients seen and completes exam
- Ultrasound Tech prepares preliminary reports and contacts
referring physicians when required, according to established
- Coordinate with other staff to assure appropriate patient care
- Ultrasound Tech addresses problems of patient care as they
arise and makes decisions to appropriately resolve the
- Organize daily work schedule and performs related clerical
duties as required.
- Report equipment failures to the appropriate supervisor or
- Ultrasound Tech shows compassion, courtesy, and friendliness
without judgment and demonstrates a respect for privacy.
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