Ultrasound Student Tech

The Tampa General Hospital Foundation Inc Tampa , FL 33602

Posted 2 months ago

Facility Profile

Tampa General Hospital (TGH) is a private not-for-profit hospital and one of the most comprehensive medical facilities in West Central Florida serving a dozen counties with a population in excess of 4 million. As one of the largest hospitals in Florida, TGH is licensed for 1,007 beds, and with more than 8,000 employees, is one of the region's largest employers.

TGH is the area's only level I trauma center and one of just four burn centers in Florida. With five medical helicopters* we transport critically injured or ill patients from 23 surrounding counties to receive the advanced care they need.

The hospital is home to one of the busiest solid organ transplant centers in the country. TGH is a nationally designated comprehensive stroke center, and has a 32-bed Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit. Other outstanding centers include cardiovascular, orthopedics, high risk and normal obstetrics, urology, ENT, endocrinology, and the Children's Medical Center, which features a nine-bed pediatric intensive care unit, pediatric kidney transplant services and one of just three outpatient pediatric dialysis units in the state. As the region's leading safety net hospital, Tampa General is committed to providing area residents with excellent and compassionate health care ranging from the simplest to the most complex medical services.

Tampa General Hospital was named the #1 hospital in Tampa Bay by U.S. News & World Report, 2018-19, and recognized as one of America's Best Hospital's in six medical specialties:

Diabetes & Endocrinology, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Nephrology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology and Urology. Tampa General Hospital has been designated a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the highest recognition for nursing excellence. TGH is accredited by The Joint Commission and was awarded disease-specific certification in six medical specialties. TGH is also accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

Job Summary

Under supervision of the Radiology Section Manager, Ultrasound Technologists and according to established policies and procedures for various age groups of patients, performs diagnostic ultrasound imaging in order to assist Radiologists in the diagnosis and treatment of illness.

  • With Ultrasound Technologist, evaluates processed sonographs in order to ensure that they are of acceptable quality.

  • Assesses the age-specific needs of the patients we serve.

  • Also responsible for performing job duties in accordance with the mission, vision and values of Tampa General Hospital.

Required Skills

  • Must be enrolled in a formal training program Ultrasound technology at an AMA approved school or equivalent education and training.

  • Must have approval from program to apply for student position and be 1 year from graduation.

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Ultrasound Student Tech

The Tampa General Hospital Foundation Inc