St. Joseph Health Ultrasound Technologist in Lubbock, Texas
Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Diagnostic Supervisor and the general supervision of the Director of Imaging Services, perform ultrasound procedures to assist the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of illness and disease.Essential Functions:1.Performs ultrasound procedures as prescribed by a physician by determining the proper technical factors on an individual patient basis.2.Transfers and positions accurately for the proper view of the affected area.3.Selects and operates fixed and portable ultrasound equipment.4.Prepares room, equipment and supplies as required for each procedure.5.Instructs patients as to the proper physiological requirements necessary to complete the procedure.6.Develops film using proper technique.7.Abides by the established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality management, general and radiation safety, environmental and infectious control standards.8.Maintains accurate records of procedures as required and performs necessary clerical duties.9.Maintains supplies as necessary.10.Ensures a clean working environment.11.Maintains equipment by performing quality control testing and documenting results.Minimum Position Qualifications:Education: High School DiplomaTraining:Course study in diagnostic ultrasound or equivalent experienceLicense / Certification:Certified by the R.D.M.S. within 90 days of being hired into the position, CPR Certification within thirty (30) days of employment Preferred Position Qualifications: One year experience, as an Ultrasonographer preferred
Covenant Health is celebrating nearly 100 years of serving Lubbock and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200 people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.For nearly 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry of healing.As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as Sacred Encounters.Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed beds: Covenant Medical Center - CMC Covenant Children’s Covenant Specialty Covenant Plainview - PLV Covenant Levelland - LVL Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock) Covenant Medical Group (CMG) Covenant Health Partners Hospice of LubbockCovenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square miles.