Ultrasound Technician

JOB FUNCTION: Administrative Support
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Yonkers, NY
COMPENSATION: $39/hr - $45/hr
REMOTE / ONSITE: Onsite
POSTED: Jan 20, 2023

Our client, is one of the largest physician and patient driven healthcare organizations in the New York metropolitan area. Our client is seeking a Ultrasound Technician to join their fast-paced practice! With over 300 locations in New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Central Oregon our client is seeking an individual who is committed to providing the best possible care to every patient in every neighborhood.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$39 – $45/hr

Position Overview:

The Ultrasound Technician will be responsible for promptly following safety regulations while assisting with entirety of ultrasound procedures. The Ultrasound Technician will maintain information regarding anatomy, proper patient positioning, and effective scanning techniques.

Responsibilities of the Ultrasound Technician:

  • Will be a part of routine scanning’s, procedures, and applications
  • Able to work independently and beside
  • Physicians, maintaining a respectful and calm demeanor
  • Ensures each patient is prepared for each scanning
  • Obtains important patient history, previous medical scanning’s, and other important information
  • Checks and verifies patient identity, maintains a log with patient information
  • Assists with comfortably transferring patients to sonography table and ensuring set up secures immobilization during scanning’s
  • Utilizes most effective strategy to perform scanning: proper anatomical positioning, probe/frequency selection
  • Educates patients on procedures, including Biopsy procedures
  • Monitors any changes in patient during entirety of procedures: physical and mental statuses, and responds to any discomfort

Qualifications for the Ultrasound Technician:

  • Must be familiar with and follow HIPPA compliance guidelines
  • Must be able to operate a PACS system
  • Must be extremely knowledgeable about anatomy, and imaging best practices

Education Requirements:

  • Must maintain education requirements or additional professional licenses, as required by the state of New York
  • Graduate of Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program, and Active Certification from American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • One Active certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or (CCI) in the specialties as follows: Abdomen, OBGYN, Breast, MSK, Fetal Echo, Adult Echo, Vascular, and Pediatric
  • Must be a Graduate of a formally recognized Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program

Benefits:

  • Health coverage, beginning 1 month after start of employment
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Healthcare and dependent spending account
  • Company Paid EAP and life insurance
  • Voluntary benefits including hospital indemnity, accident, critical illness, and disability insurance
  • 401k match
  • PTO, holidays, and more
  • Paid Maternity Leave
  • Tuition reimbursement, annual compensation and bones programs, and internal growth opportunities
  • Educational webinars, resources, and tools
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Position ID: 117805