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Anderson Hospital

MARYVILLE , IL

SONOGRAPHER

Anderson Hospital
MARYVILLE, IL Full-time
Posted on October 1, 2019

Sonographer/Ultrasound

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Performs and documents patient and family education activities including assessing, performing      

      and documenting

  1. Provides age specific care for pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric population.      
  2. Support  Patient’s rights and responsibilities, including respect of cultural and religious diversity         
  3. Ensure appropriate consent forms are signed by the patient or

                      responsible party for invasive procedures

  1. Review the medical record for patient history acquiring

                      pertinent clinical information

  1. Proficiently operate all functions of US equipment
  2. Select the proper transducer(s) for examination(s) being

                      performed

  1. Adjust Doppler/color Doppler controls to optimize display of data

Education Requirements and Other Requirements:

 

                Education Level:   High school diploma or equivalent

 

                Certification / Licensure:  A.R.R.T. registered preferred

                                                          R.D.M.S. certified or registry eligible

                Current BLS:  Required

 

                Experience Requirements:

 

Occupational Therapy – Home Health

Job Responsibilities:

 

  1. Supports patient’s rights and responsibilities, including respect of cultural and religious diversity.
  2. Demonstrates flexibility to meet staffing needs of department/organization and appearance.
  3. Meets productivity standards, accepting low census time and/or extra time as needed.
  4. Demonstrates leadership abilities while appropriately following the chain of command.
  5. Performs and evaluates appropriate and complete evaluation based on patient diagnoses and specific to care, leading to appropriate care planning decisions.
  6. Provides age-appropriate and population specific care in a safe, skillful, accurate and efficient manner to infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers, school age children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics as appropriate to treatment area(s)
  7. Assesses patient and family learning needs and provides ongoing education and evaluation.  Documents readiness to learn, teaching, barriers and outcomes.
  8. Reassesses significant change in patient’s condition and updates care plan appropriately.
  9. Identifies patient care to formulate and/or contribute to the discharge plan.
  10. Completes documentation accurately and in a timely manner, according to hospital policies and procedures.

 

 

Education Requirements and Other Requirements:

 

Education Level:  Graduate of a occupational therapy curriculum approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association

                Certification/Licensure:  Licensed in the State of Illinois

Experience Requirements:  One year of experience in a health care setting is required to provide home health services. 

Other Requirements:  Must be able to complete computer work.  Driving and reliable transportation is a necessity for Home Health Care and Early Intervention visits.