UnityPoint Health Sonographer in Marshalltown, Iowa
Hours: Full-time; 36 hours per week; Day shift; Rotating Call on Holidays, Nights and Weekends
Here’s your opportunity to be a part of something bigger. There’s never been a more exciting time to enter the world of health care and make a different with a career that matters.
It’s especially true here in Marshalltown. The need for caregivers has never been higher as the hospital at UnityPoint Health will soon move to its expanded and beautifully renovated South Campus. Plus, our team members enjoy all the perks of the UnityPoint Health system, including our wonderful Total Rewards benefits package at https://uphtotalrewards.com.
An Ultrasonographer, under the direction of the Director of Radiology Services or assigned Supervisor, is responsible for performing a variety of procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative.
Perform quality ultrasound exams on Outpatients, ER patients and Inpatients.
Perform Abdominal, Small Parts, OB, Gynecological, Breast, Special Procedures and Vascular scans.
Demonstrates the ability to meet the department work schedule.
Creates an environment that promotes staff empowerment. Displays creativity and innovation when making recommendations for improvement in the delivery of services to the hospital.
Collaborates with physicians and other health care team members to achieve optimal patient outcomes. Responsible to maintain current professional expertise. Promotes personal and professional growth among coworkers. Exhibits discretion and sound judgment in all aspects of the job.
Collaborating with the Assigned Supervisor, effectively resolves complex unit situations, such as patient complaints and crises.
Researches and recommends short and long term strategies to meet the patient care needs. Assists with the achievement of objectives and necessary modifications for attainment of goals.
Represents UnityPoint Health (UPH) in a professional manner. Promotes positive interpersonal relations and serves as a role model within the department and with hospital personnel.
Understands correct machine settings to produce accurate appearing images.
Selects technical factors and imaging modes. Informs supervisor or calls for service in absence of supervisor when needed.
Certified and holds current registration with the ARDMS or the ARRT in Sonography. Has RVT or will get RVT within the next 12 months.
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
Requisition ID: 2021-90127
Street: 3 S 4th Ave
Name: 2560 Marshalltown
Posting Minimum: USD $32.00/Hr.
Name: Ultrasound - North
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .9
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Full-time; 36hrs per week; Day shift; Rotating Call on Holidays, Nights and Weekends
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org