HELPING YOU BE WELL, GET WELL AND STAY WELL
As one of New Jersey's largest non-profit health systems, Virtua provides comprehensive health care services to achieve its mission to help people be well, get well and stay well.
Virtua provides services through Virtua Medical Group with 302 physicians and other clinicians, and at its urgent care centers, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, health and wellness centers, fitness centers, home health services, long-term care, rehabilitation centers and paramedic program.
A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers nearly 8,000 babies a year. It provides health services to 1,500 businesses, and participates in Virtua Physician Partners, a clinically integrated network of 1,400 physicians and other clinicians.
Virtua is affiliated with Penn Medicine for cancer and neuroscience and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for pediatrics.
Virtua employs more than 9,000 and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for quality of care, and its hospitals earned straight A's in patient safety by The Leapfrog Group and the 2016 Patient Safety Award from Healthgrades.
U.S. News and World Report ranked Virtua's Mount Holly and Voorhees hospitals as High Performing Hospitals and Voorhees as a Best Regional Hospital. Virtua is also the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation.
1st Shift (United States of America)
Total Weekly Hours:
Per diem hours for fill-in and on call.
Performs high quality Ultrasound examinations in accordance with approved techniques and protocols on an as-needed/ per diem basis.
Supports Virtua Health Mission & Vision Statements and adheres to Virtua Health's Policies and Procedures.
Consistently performs high quality Ultrasound studies for our various patient populations according to protocols established by Radiologists. Demonstrate ability to recognize and accurately document pathology identified in scans.
Demonstrates thorough knowledge of Ultrasound equipment.
Performs a preliminary evaluation for each patient. Obtains pertinent medical history prior to exam, obtains previous examinations and reports. Reviews and verifies physician's orders.
Prepares room as needed for biopsy exams. Familiar with all equipment utilized for biopsy exam.
Assists and scans, as needed, during biopsy procedure. Assists in inter-operative biopsy procedures and responds to OR in timely manner.
Responds to changes in the work schedule. Covers all shifts on a rotational basis and responds immediately on call when contacted by Communications and arrives within the appropriate time established by Virtua Health policy.
Demonstrates appropriate and effective use of RIS and hospital based computer programs and adheres to all policies and practices regarding confidentiality of all electronic communications.
Position Qualifications Required / Experience Required:
Experience preferred in abdominal, obstetrical, small parts and vascular imaging.
Formal education in Diagnostic Ultrasound program.
ARDMS certification or registry eligible, must be licensed within 2 years of employment.
Virtua Health, Inc.