Lead Diagnostic Medical Sonographer | Dickinson West Clinic
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Facility: Dickinson West Clinic
Location: Dickinson, ND
Address: 2615 Fairway St, Dickinson, ND 58601, USA
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Sign on Incentive Available
Provides guidance and work direction to ensure that daily responsibilities of staff sonographers are properly delegated. Provides leadership to ensure staff perform their job duties by adhering to protocols and practices in order to have consistency and safety in the delivery of care to patients. Provides professional, technical, and clinical expertise to staff. Demonstrates critical thinking, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills. Initiates and coordinates quality assurance and maintains current policies and procedures.
Performs a variety of ultrasound examinations. Monitors ultrasound equipment and coordinates repairs when necessary. Performs direct patient care that ensures safe and compassionate care in an environment that is welcoming to patients and their families.
Establishes and maintains ethical working relationships and good rapport with all interrelating clinics, referral, or commercial agencies. Provides assistance and input on budgetary issues that relate to sonography and departmental needs. Works in partnership with other healthcare professionals utilizing effective communication skills and a positive attitude, to facilitate optimum patient care.
Adhere to safety and infection control policies established by Sanford Health. Plays a major role with acquiring and maintaining of accreditation when assisting with the processes and requirements. Possesses the knowledge and ability to observe, evaluate, and participate in the educational processes of the sonography and radiologic technology students when appropriate. Precepts and orientates new employees. Supervises and train students and medical sonographers as needed.
Position is full-time, 80 hours per pay period. Monday-Friday 7:30am-5:00pm and 8:00am-5:00pm. Will work at both the East and West Dickinson Clinic locations. Sign on Bonus Available
Graduate of an accredited school of Diagnostic Imaging, Allied Health Certificate/Diploma or a minimum of three year
equivalent work experience preferred.
Previous leadership or supervisory experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
Registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or American Registry of Radiologic
Technologists (ARRT) in the field of sonography is required.
For employees who provide outreach mobile services, maintenance of a valid driver’s license and good driving record is required. This may include passenger on flights and occasional overnight stays at assigned sites. Employees are held to the Sanford category driver's license policy and medical guidelines when applicable for job duties.
If working in North Dakota and performing medical imaging or radiation therapy procedures, licensure through the North Dakota Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (MIRT) Board of Examiners is required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within six weeks of employment and re-certification as necessary is
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Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-14491