Radiology/Cardiology Ultrasound Technologist
Job Title: Ultrasound Technologist - Radiology / Cardiology
Location: Baltimore, MD 21215
Shift: 3x12-Hour (18:30 - 07:00)
Start Date: ASAP
Job Duration: 13-week renewable contract
We are currently seeking an experienced Ultrasound Technologist to join our Radiology/Cardiology department. As an Ultrasound Technologist, you will play a vital role in performing high-quality ultrasound procedures independently, contributing to the overall delivery of exceptional patient care. If you have at least 1 year of experience in general ultrasound and possess the required certifications, we welcome your application. First-time travelers will also be considered for this position.
- Perform a variety of ultrasound examinations using advanced imaging equipment and techniques.
- Prepare patients for procedures by explaining the process, positioning patients correctly, and ensuring their comfort and safety.
- Obtain and record patient history, as well as pertinent information for the interpreting physician.
- Perform ultrasound examinations following established protocols and guidelines to ensure accurate and high-quality images.
- Analyze images and provide preliminary findings to the interpreting physician for diagnosis.
- Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to develop and implement patient care plans based on ultrasound findings.
- Maintain accurate patient records and documentation of procedures performed.
- Adhere to infection control and radiation safety protocols to maintain a safe work environment.
- Minimum of 1 year of experience in general ultrasound.
- Willingness to accept first-time travelers.
- Current BLS certification.
- RDMS-AB certification (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Abdomen).
- RDMS-BR certification (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Breast).
- RVT certification (Registered Vascular Technologist) is preferred.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work independently and efficiently in a fast-paced environment.
Note: In accordance with facility guidelines, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all staff members, with medical or religious exemptions considered.
If you are an experienced Ultrasound Technologist with a passion for providing exceptional patient care, we invite you to apply for this position. We appreciate your interest in joining our team, and qualified candidates will be contacted for further consideration.