Ultrasound Tech 1

Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL is currently looking to hire an Ultrasound Tech 1.  For more details on the opportunity and how to apply, please see below:
Job Description:

We are seeking a dynamic Ultrasound Tech to join our Diagnostic Services department at Rush University Medical Center! The desired candidate will have the ability to multitask effectively.
Position Highlights:
This role will perform diagnostic sonograms across the spectrum of Abdominal, OB/Gyn, Vascular, MSK and Pediatric imaging according to established standards with certification in one specialty. This role will work to recognize normal and abnormal characteristics of sonograms in a variety of settings. As a Sonographer, understands and integrates into the delivery of patient care in regards to their growth and development process. The position actively supports the Hospital’s and Department’s Continuous Quality Improvement and customer service goals, individually and as an effective team member. Exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and ICARE values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.
Position Responsibilities:
Provides patient and family focused care that supports a welcoming and supportive environment and a positive patient experience.
Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.
Understands and follows departmental protocols and procedures in the performance of exams and produces work that meets quality standards.
Ability to identify and flag abnormalities.
Produces work in an efficient manner that meets departmental productivity standards.
Maintains the physical work environment in a manner that meets departmental and regulatory requirements.
Reports supply shortage or equipment failure to section supervisor.
Follows work and patient schedules.
Assist physician in the performance of procedures.
Maintains logs and documentation as per departmental protocol.
Provides patient history or information necessary for proper interpretation of the procedure
Participates in the training and development of students assigned to area through clinical affiliations.
Fills department staffing needs as determined by the management team.
Required adjusted work schedule, overtime, and evening/weekend hours in order to meet staffing needs as determined by the management team
Position Qualifications Include:
Graduate from an accredited Sonography Program.
Maintains or is eligible for one certification with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS), either Abdominal (AB), Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN), Vascular (RVT), Musculoskeletal Sonography (MSK) or Pediatrics (PS)
Competent and proficient in Sonography
Demonstrates good interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
Working knowledge of the IT systems that support the modality
Ability to identify and flag abnormalities
Physical Demands
Requires full range body motion including handling and lifting patients when necessary. Must be able to move the equipment to perform Diagnostic Sonograms on a portable basis.

Requires manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination.

To apply, please complete an application using the link below. After completing your application, please contact Denise Alexander at dalexander@mccollege.edu so we can contact the employer regarding your pending application. 
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