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Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Competition #:839294

Job Title:Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Department:Medical Imaging Ultrasound

Job Category:Health Disciplines

New Work Type:Casual

Positions Available:2

Union Affiliation:NU

Posted Date:21/03/19

Closing date:18/04/19

Salary Range:$35.73 - $42.67 per hour

FTE Assignment (Cas=0.000001):0.000001

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES
  • Demonstrates proficiency in all aspects of a Generalist Sonographer
  • Documents, reports and reviews ultrasound findings to provide an accurate patient diagnosis
  • Must demonstrate critical thinking skills with the ability to manage competing demands
  • Assists radiologists with special procedures performed under ultrasound guidance 
  • Operates and provides continuous maintenance of ultrasound equipment via participation in Quality Control and Quality Assurance tests.
  • Provides optimum patient care and demonstrates a professional manner in the work setting.
  • Should have the ability to work in an academic environment and participate if required
  • Actively participates in team building concepts, and development of departmental goals with the ability to adapt to change
  • Must be able to work independently and without supervision
  • Actively participates in all research activities and examinations
  • All other duties as assigned and required for operational purposes
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Graduate of an accredited Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound Program.
  • Must be licensed by and in good standing with the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario (CMRTO) by Dec 31, 2018
  • Registration and in good standing with Sonography Canada as a Generalist Sonographer (CRGS)  Registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS - AB, OB/GYN) an asset.
  • Registration with the Ontario Association of Medical Radiation Sciences an asset.
  • New graduates must obtain credentials within 3 months of hire
  • Certification in Vascular, MSK would be an asset.
  • Recent experience an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal/written), and organization skills.
  • Understanding and commitment to the Hospital's Mission and Values.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle stress and conflict management in a professional, effective manner.
  • Excellent problem recognition and problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and accurately, both autonomously and as an effective team member.
  • Ability to meet patient and staff needs in an efficient manner.
  • Commitment to meet the goals and objectives of the department.
  • Must be flexible, punctual and have an excellent attendance record
Must be willing to work evenings and/or weekends, all shifts as directed by the Program.