Ultrasound Technologist, PRN (FTE .001)
West Palm Beach, FL
JFK North Hospital, located in the heart of West Palm Beach, is a 250-bed acute care facility with over 30 years' experience in providing the highest quality of care to our community. Conveniently located right off I-95, and equipped with large private rooms, soothing environments and technologically advanced medical equipment, our comprehensive service offering not only establishes West Palm Hospital as a premiere, full-service hospital but makes certain that our highly trained and caring staff is prepared to address the healthcare needs of those we serve.
JFK North Hospital has been named one of the nation's top performers on key quality measures by The Joint Commission for the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. Only 14% of the nation's hospitals receive this honor. Additionally, our stroke program holds a Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission and has earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association "Get With The Guidelines - Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award." These distinctions are a direct result of our physicians and employees' commitment to clinical excellence.
Under the direction of the Radiology Director and Radiology Supervisor, performs those duties directly involved with a variety of Ultrasound imaging procedures and applying high frequency wound waves to provide static, real time, and doppler images/wave forms of the internal human anatomy to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and pathology. Ultrasound exams are dependent upon the quality of images produced which is relative to the skill of the sonographer.
Is responsible for ensuring compliance with regulatory standards. Carries out policies and procedures in accordance with all regulatory bodies. Operates the equipment used to produce optimal images.
Operates equipment safely and maintains standards while performing all types of procedures within the scope of the A.R. D.M.S. Establishes and maintains a good rapport and professional relationship with fellow employees, other departments and medical staff.