Parkland Health and Hospital System (www.parklandcareers.com)
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Operates ultrasound equipment used to produce quality routine and fairly complex diagnostic scans to ensure optimal patient care.
MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS Education: -Prefer successful graduation from an ultrasound program accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS)
-Must have one year experience in specialty area.
-Must be registered as a Sonographer by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and registered in the subspecialty of abdomen RDMS (AB) with current active status. -Must be registered in vascular technology (RVT) OR hold a registered vascular specialist (RVS) credential from Cardiovascular Credentialing International. Employees currently in the job on August 21, 2013 have until October 31, 2013 to obtain and maintain this credential. - Must have a current CPR course completion card prior to hire and/or placement in job from one of the following: oAmerican Heart Association oAmerican Red Cross Rescuer oMilitary Training Network.
Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must have effective verbal and written communication skills. -Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of both normal and abnormal anatomy. -Must be proficient in general ultrasound and vascular exams. -Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
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