For us, it's all aboutpeople
At Portsmouth Regional Hospital, you'll find caring extends to both ourpatients and our people. We are committed to each other because whenwe join together, our patients are cared for in the safest and mostcompassionate way.
Working For Us
Our hospital offerscompetitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit package. And being a part ofthe much larger HCA system provides individuals with the abilityto transfer within its 165 hospital network.
This is a great plus to thosewhose lives take them to different parts of the country. A team of passionate,experienced healthcare professionals awaits you. Please visit employeetestimonials to find out why our employees are excited towork for Portsmouth Regional Hospital.
What will I do in this role?:
Review patient history and supporting clinical data. Explain procedure to patient; provide patientsupport and comfort. Select equipmentand imaging modalities, position and prep, to facilitate optimum diagnosticstudies.
Display broad knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy, pathologyand/or physiological data to obtain optimal studies. Constantly evaluateaccuracy and quality of scan results.
Select and record preliminary study results; make pertinentmeasurements and label. Direct toRadiologist for interpretation.
Maintain ultrasonography equipment. Recognize malfunctions andneed for servicing. Ensure qualitycontrol procedures are maintained
Order and maintain supplies. Maintain orderliness of ultrasound laboratory.
Participate in continuing education as required by ARDMS and RVT
Perform on-call duties and/or work variable shifts as assigned tomeet department needs.
Demonstrate competency in the use of all applicable aspects of theCIS, RIS, and PACS.
Required: Must be registry eligible and pass the registry and becomes ARDMS certified within 18 months of hire.
Preferred: Multiple years as a staff sonographer
Responsible for continuing education credits as mandated by the ARRT or the SDMS for licensure. Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology and trained in ultrasound technology. Graduate of AMA approved School of Ultrasound Technology
American Registry of Radiologic Technology or
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (required)
American Society of Radiologic Technology or
Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (preferred)
Current CPR certification (required)