Sonographer - Diagnostic - (Sonography - Sono)

  • 389496
  • Diagnostic
  • 7/19/2018
  • 701 N 1st St MAB 528
  • Springfield, IL
  • 8 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • 8/6/2018
  • Med Travelers
  • Temporary
  • $41.00 - $46.00*
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.

Job Description & Requirements

Sonographer - Diagnostic - (Sonography - Sono)

SHIFT: TRAVELER #1 for 8:00am -4:30pm. TRAVELER #2 for 4:00pm - 12:30am

Required Qualifications

BREAST ULTRASOUND. Licensed by ARDMS as either a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer. A minimum of 2 years' experience in diagnostic ultrasound after completing an approved ultrasound program preferred. Extensive experience with ultrasound equipment in terms of product evaluation, troubleshooting and quality control. Perform a variety of diagnostic ultrasound procedures on patients of all ages, according to established standards, policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines. Maintain technical skills relating to imaging factors. Maintain an excellent guest relations rapport with patients, visitors, physicians and fellow employees. Maintain skills in performing emergency and routine patient care as required. Utilize proper infection control practices per the department procedure manual. Monitor the condition of equipment and supplies to ensure safe and efficient operations of the department. Ensure proper recording and transmission of patient information. Comply with department procedures regarding employee / patient incident reports. Review and recommend equipment / supply purchases. Participate in continuing education, meet requirements for all mandatory inservices and maintain knowledge of current and new technology. Capable of working independently and provide guidance to Level I Sonographer. Coordinate daily patient flow within the department. Perform other duties as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications

START DATE: 08/06/2018 for 13 weeks

About the Facility

This medical facility has been a teaching hospital affiliated with SIU School of Medicine since 1970. An affiliate of the BJC Collaborative, the facility boasts more than 6,700 staff members and 667,000 outpatients. The hospital’s featured services include heart and vascular services, rehab services, emergency services and family maternity.

Facility Location

Located on historic U.S. Route 66, half-way between Chicago and St. Louis, Springfield, the capital city of Illinois is your quintessential All-American city, brimming with Midwestern hospitality and warmth. Here you’ll discover a vibrant mix of entertainment, historic sites, excellent shopping and vibrant festivals that showcase the city’s culture and history.

Job Benefits

Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Free Private Housing
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Med Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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