WellStar Health Systems Vascular Ultrasound Technologist - AMC South in east point, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

This position is for a PRN Vascular Sonographer or Vascular Ultrasound Tech to work at our Atlanta Medical Center South campus. Coverage is needed every other weekend plus on call coverage of 2-4 nights per week from 5:30pm -11:00 pm.

AMC South is located 5.6 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and is a community based facility serving a diverse population of patients. The campus holds a Primary Stroke Certification with The Joint Commission and provides Cardiac Cath Lab services 24/7 for the emergent STEMI patient.

Responsibilities

The Vascular Sonographer must be flexible with work hours to meet department needs. Must be dependable, accountable and cooperative. Assists with providing safe, age appropriate care to the patient by performing all exams provided by the department per department protocols. Has the knowledge and ability to properly and safely obtain a quality diagnostic study. Responsible for performing a wide variety of technical procedures requiring independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative in the utilization of equipment for the diagnosis and/or treatment of diseases. Able to independently perform job functions. Sets up the equipment to provide imaging service and positions patient for the procedure.

Qualifications

  • Required Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited Sonography Program.

  • Required Minimum Certification: ARDMS(VS) or ARRT-VS; BLS certified.

  • Required Minimum Experience: Successful completion of a Sonography Training Program. Prefer one (1) year clinical experience.

Required Minimum Skills: Must exhibit excellent communication skills because this position requires frequent verbal and written communications with: physicians, patients, visitors, departmental staff and nursing staff. The employee obtains, presents and discusses clinical information regarding job responsibilities on a routine basis. Candidate must be able to explain or give directions to maintain goodwill, and obtain cooperation with all contacts. Must possess the ability to function independently and under pressure while still actively participating in a team environment. Position requires the employee to exhibit excellent customer service skills at all times.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department EKG Department

Facility WellStar Atlanta Medical Center South

Category Allied Health

City East Point

Shift Various, Weekend Option

State Georgia