Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Lead - Ultrasound

  • MaineHealth
  • Rockport, ME, USA
  • Jan 06, 2021

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • Provides health care services, applying ultrasonic sonic energy to assist in diagnosis or treatment of patients of all ages and physical abilities. Demonstrates anatomy for interpretation and/or intervention by, or at, the request of a licensed practitioner. Provides leadership to the assigned area. Must have Breast Ultrasound skills.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Graduate of an approved Sonography school preferred.
    • License/Certifications: ARDMS Certified. Current CPR certification.
    • Experience: Leadership experience required. 5+ years experience in Ultrasound.
    • Maintains Ultrasound knowledge by attending meetings or by the use of journals and articles
    • Obtain appropriate CEU to maintain licensure
    • Provides leadership support as it relates to schedules, charge capture, recruitment, protocol development, etc
    • Seek opinions of Radiologist or other sonographers when a case is in question
    • Able to use telerad system for off hours exams.
    • Understands protocols and procedures for each exam
    • Is capable of utilizing PC workstations and the HIS and RIS systems