Boulder Community Hospital Sonographer - Ultrasound in Boulder, Colorado
Fulltime - 40 hours a week - Days
Monday - Friday
Boulder Community Health was recently honored as Best Local Employer by the Daily Camera in the 2018 Boulder County Gold, their People’s Choice Awards for businesses in Boulder County. Come join us and be a part of an independent, community-focused health system and feel good knowing that your work will make a difference in people’s lives and be a positive contribution to the community.
Performs high quality diagnostic Ultrasound exams in the areas of abdomen, OB/GYN, duplex carotid, peripheral vascular, neonatal heads and small parts. Assist the Radiologists and other physicians in the interpretation of these exams when necessary.
Education Or Formal Training
Must have completed an AMA approved formal US program of minimum 1 year.
Special Qualifications (licensure, registration, etc.)
Must be an RDMS (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer) or registry eligible in at least three specialities of Abdomen, OB/GYN, and Vascular (RVT). If registry eligible, must pass registry exams in Abdomen, OB/GYN, Vascular (RVT) in the time frame set forth in department policy.
Must be certified in BLS by end of conditional period.
Experience RDMS Registry or registry eligible.
Provide quality patient care.
Performs US exams, using good judgement in scanning, photographing and documenting anatomy/pathology.
Works with laser printers.
Assists the Radiologists and other physicians with interpretation of exams.
Assists the Radiologists and physicians with US guided invasive procedures.
Transports patients to and from department or other areas within the hospital.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES
Must be able to push and maneuver US equipment (up to 400 pounds) for portable exams.
Must be able to transfer patients.
Can be stressful and quick-paced.
Lots of standing and walking, but not constant.
The potential exists for eye strain (dim lighting. long periods looking at the US monitor).
Must be able to work on call hours.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to constantly stand and walk. The employee frequently is required to stoop, crouch and twist. The employee is occasionally required to kneel, squat and sit.
The employee must be able to consistently support, push, pull and/or lift up to 10 pounds, frequently support, push, pull and/or lift up to 30 pounds and occasionally support, push, pull and/or transfer up to 50 pounds (for example, moving a patient from a wheelchair to a bed).
Functional physical demands include manual dexterity, fine motor skills and reaching. The following senses will be needed for essential duties of the job: speech, vision, hearing, smell and touch.
Uncompromising medical excellence, delivered with the values of respect and compassion. Since 1922, Boulder Community Health has built our reputation on this promise. As a community-owned and operated not-for-profit hospital and clinics, we remain dedicated to meeting the evolving healthcare needs of our citizens and providing access to high quality medical care. Our state-of-the art facilities are home to many medical professionals who offer an extensive range of medical services.
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Surround yourself by natural beauty and an active, life-embracing community, while you enjoy state of the art facilities and equipment along with a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health/dental/life, paid annual leave, tuition reimbursement and much more.
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