Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is a 257-bed top-performing quality hospital with over 200 of the most highly respected and qualified physicians in the area. It is the only acute care hospital in the Tri-County area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center accredited by the Joint Commission and an Accredited Chest Pain Center.
An affiliate of the UAB Cancer Community Network, Fort Walton offers a Cancer Care Center that is accredited by the Commission on CancerCommission on Cancer. Fort Walton Beach Medical Center also provides advanced care for critically ill patients, including cardiovascular and trauma injury care, and emergency services, including a main ER, Pediatric ER and Express ER. Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is in partnership with Twin Cities Hospital, located in Niceville. We are the parent company of the Destin Emergency Care Center (DECC) and the Rehabilitation Institute.
1000 Mar-Walt Dr
Ft Walton Beach, FL 32547
The diagnostic Sonographer is a skilled person qualified by academic and clinical training to provide patient services using diagnostic ultrasound under the supervision of a physician responsible for the use and interpretation of ultrasound procedures. The Sonographer may be involved with the patients of the physicians in any medical setting of which the physician is responsible.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
Graduated from AMA accredited school/program or by completing one of the acceptable pathways recognized by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
RVT required within 12 months of hire
RDMS certification in Abdomen, Breast, MSK, or OB/GYN preferred within 12 months of hire
BCLS-AHA Healthcare Provider certification required upon hire
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
Three years experience or training in diagnostic ultrasound in at least two specialty areas: abdomen, OB/GYN, MSK, breast
Extensive experience with available Ultrasound equipment in terms of product evolution, trouble shooting and quality control