Come join us at Chippenham Hospital! We are a 466-bed acute care Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility located on the Southside of Richmond. We're a short drive from the beautiful, outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater.
The Joint Commission awarded Chippenham Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for advanced primary stroke, heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, perinatal care, hip and knee replacement and surgical care. We are also a Certified Chest Pain Center and a Level II Trauma Center, which means we provide fast, skilled care in life's most difficult moments.
Do you want take your imaging career to the next level by working at one of the leading hospitals in Richmond, VA? Are you a dynamic Ultrasound Technologist with at least 1 year of experience?
Are you a patient centric professional who embodies HCA's mission to commit to the care and improvement of human life? If you're proactive, goal oriented team player in search of a flexible schedule, this PRN Ultrasound Technologist position is for you!
The responsibilities for PRN Ultrasound Technologist include but are not limited to:
Obtains quality ultrasound images of patients. Demonstrates competence in following established scanning protocols and exercises ability to adjust protocols as required.
Manage all ultrasound equipment and recognize significant diagnostic information. Utilize independent judgment and decision making in complex situations involving the administration of diagnostic ultrasound.
Demonstrates the ability to perform all necessary computer operations (i.e. Meditech and PACS). Ensure proper charges are entered and referring physicians orders are verified.
Prepares examination rooms for ultrasound procedures. Monitors inventory of supplies and maintain room cleanliness and neat appearance.
Assist the radiology nurse or the radiologist in administering medications, performing biopsies and all types of care to the patient.
Reviews each exam for technical accuracy (i.e. technical quality, anatomical positioning, etc.) and completes verification process in PACS.
Assists Facility System Administrator and Ultrasound Supervisor with PACS clean up.( i.e.: unarchived images, unspecifieds, etc.)
Maintains strict confidentiality regarding employees and patient information according to Policy and Procedure
We value you and your future. HCA is proud to offer great leadership, a nurturing environment, many opportunities for growth and development, competitive pay and great benefits including multiple health insurance plan options, tuition reimbursement, and many more programs to cover a wide variety of today's life and family needs.
In addition to your salary and health insurance benefits, HCA provides a matching 401k as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP). Members of HCA receive consumer discounts on cell phones, hotels, rental cars, and many others. Interviews are being set immediately, apply today!
HCA is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include 178 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. HCA is ranked number 63 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently recognized for being one of the "World's Most Ethical companies."
PREFERRED: 1 year as a staff sonographer. Previous PACS experience.
REQUIRED: Competently trained in ultrasound. Responsible for continuing education credits as mandated by the ARDMS for licensure.
REQUIRED: Graduate of an AMA approved School of Ultrasound Technology.
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (ARDMS AND/OR ARRT) (required within 6 months of hire)
Current AHA BLS CPR certification (required)