Pottstown Hospital
Ultrasound Technologist
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Pottstown Map
Posted: 10/17/2020
Closing: 11/16/2020
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Pottstown Hospital
Job description


We believe in the power of people to create great care.

Pottstown Hospital is a 232-bed, acute care hospital offering an extensive range of services, including inpatient and outpatient, medical, surgical, obstetric, pediatric, diagnostic, and emergency care, as well as primary care, family practice, and pediatric offices. With 260 physicians representing 40 medical specialties, we serve the healthcare needs of residents in Pottstown and surrounding areas.

We’re 1,150 healthcare professionals strong, and our team of physicians, nurses, staff, and volunteers is focused on exceeding expectations while delivering compassionate, safe, quality care. Our accolades include: Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval for hip and knee replacement; Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval and AHA Stroke Association Gold Plus Distinction for our Primary Stroke Center; and four-time commendation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons for our Regional Cancer Center.



Responsibilities

Performs diagnostic sonographic examinations utilizing ultrasonic equipment to locate, evaluate and record critical functional, pathological, and anatomical data. Schedules and coordinates tests, records test results, and prepares and maintains operational logs. Calibrates and maintains equipment and orders supplies when needed. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. 



Qualifications

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED (required) 
  • One-year approved School of Diagnostic Ultrasound (Two year course preferred)

Licenses/Certificates:

  • Currently credentialed through American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) 
  • Vascular (RVT) certification (preferred)
  • Current American Heart Association CPR (BLS) required
  • Previous experience preferred

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Ultrasound Technologist