Job Description

Job Title: Sonographer Adv
Job ID: 720586
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours: 7:00 am to 3:30 pm
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Medical Group
Department: SUS OBGYN
Location: 740 High Street, Williamsport PA 17701

Description

Performs imaging procedures at an advanced level not requiring constant supervision. Competently performs a variety of advanced technical procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnostic purposes.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist with the training of staff and student sonographers.
  • Conveys results to patients and ordering clinicians where appropriate and when given permission by attending physician.
  • Demonstrates the ability to function independently, and is able to cover off shifts, on-call responsibilities, and perform services at satellite facilities, where applicable, while continually communicating with lead and management team.
  • Exhibits advanced level of knowledge related to normal anatomy and pathology. Able to recognize pathology and the ability to think critically, assessing the patient results for communication with the physician.
  • Participates in standardization activities with system-level workgroups.
  • Performs all job responsibilities of Level I Sonographer.
  • Performs or assists Clinical Specialist in performing QA, regulatory testing, and other technical and research initiatives.
  • Works directly with Radiologists regarding protocol development.

Qualifications

Completion of formal training in an Ultrasound program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) required.

2 years of ultrasound experience required. Performance review consistent with minimum of strong/ Solid performance on last performance review.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
RDMS Registered

BLS   

Act 33, 34, 73

CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire.

  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Basic Life Support
  • Basic Life Support
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $28.33 to $43.91

Union Position: No

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