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Sonographer, Sonographer Advanced - Casual - Williamsport

  • Job ID: 262402590
  • Status: Casual
  • Regular/Temporary: Limited
  • Hours: Rotating D/E/N as Scheduled
  • Shift: Rotating
  • Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport
  • Department: Ultrasound
  • Location: 700 High Street, Williamsport PA 17701
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $33.04 to $48.12 / hour

Description

UPMC Williamsport is hiring a casual Sonographer or Advanced Sonographer! This role will be scheduled 24/7, as needed, this includes rotating on-call, weekend, and holiday responsibilities so scheduling flexibility is strongly desired. This role may also cover the outpatient center at Savoy in Montoursville, PA.  

Whether you are an experienced imaging professional looking to pick up extra hours or a new graduate eager to apply your education, this could be your opportunity!

*Applicants will be placed in the appropriate job title and salary based his/her individual experience and education.

The Sonographer Advanced salary starts at $33.04 per hour.

The Sonographer's salary starts at $31.58 per hour.

Purpose:
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:

 

  • Exhibits an 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.
  • Works directly with Radiologists regarding protocol development.
  • Performs all job responsibilities of Level I Sonographer.
  • Assist with the training of staff and student sonographers.
  • Participates in standardization activities with system-level workgroups.
  • Conveys results to patients and ordering clinicians where appropriate and when given permission by attending physician.
  • Performs or assists Clinical Specialists in performing QA, regulatory testing, and other technical and research initiatives.
  • 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.

 

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

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS)
  • Act 31 Child Abuse Reporting with renewal
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Individuals hired into this role must comply with UPMC’s COVID vaccination requirements upon beginning employment with UPMC. Refer to the COVID-19 Vaccination Information section at the top of this page to learn more.

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