Ultrasound Tech - Pediatrics


Division

Healthcare - Allied Health

Location

New Hyde Park, New York

Employment Type

Temporary



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WCS Healthcare is currently seeking an Ultrasound Technologist for a contract assignment at Prestigious Hospital in Nassau County, Long Island. This Tech will work primarily with the Pediatric patient population!


Compensation : $80 - $80
Job ID : 27025

Job Function:

  • Explaining the ultrasound procedure to patients, answering their questions, and providing support.
  • Spreading the ultrasound gel on the surface of patients' bodies over the internal area to be imaged.
  • Programming and adjusting the scanner for the specific procedure and ensuring the transducer captures images from every angle or section as needed.
  • Deciding which still images, or sonograms, to capture and present to the Physician for diagnostic purposes.
  • Evaluating the images for quality and interpreting the images to assist the Physicians in diagnosing and treating diseases.
  • Presenting the images and your preliminary findings to the Physicians.
  • Maintaining patients' records and medical notes on the ultrasound procedure they have undergone.
  • Maintaining the ultrasound equipment and sterilizing the procedure rooms.
  • Assisting Radiologists with vascular ultrasound procedures and ultrasound-guided biopsies


Job Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound program  
  • ARDMS or CCI Certification is required
  • Minimum 1 yr. pediatric echo experience; pediatric congenital heart defects experience
  • BLS from the AHA is required
  • Experience with Philips equipment is highly preferred
  • ARRT preferred

Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

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