Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: January 11, 2020
We Are Hiring
Technologist - Sonography - Diagnostic Cardiology Anc 001 - FT Days
- Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp - Binghamton, NY
Eligible for up to $15,000 Bonus
Why Join Ascension?
Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually
centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of
individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes
medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care
Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous
specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus,
Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12
convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and
Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various
nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a
medical services van deliver health services out into the region,
making health care more easily accessible to surrounding
Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization
dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum
of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health
systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering
compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most
in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of
persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp-N, you will have
the opportunity to perform diagnostic procedures on patients using
ultrasound waves to examine tissue and body structure, providing
quality images for interpretation.
* Sets up and adjusts all equipment and manually maneuvers
transducers to perform exams.
* Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality
* Performs routine and complex studies and assists in a variety of
* Recognizes significant structures, artifacts, pathology and
* Ensures equipment is properly functioning. Reports potential
problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel.
Lock/tag out equipment if appropriate.
* Ensures prompt submission of high-quality of all images and
documents sent to PACS (image quality, correct lead markers and
* Assists in maintaining a clean, and orderly department to include
procedure rooms, storage areas, dressing rooms, film storage area
and any other areas in department.
* Maintains compliance with regulatory agencies.
What You Will Need
* Required Credential(s):
* BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or
job transfer date.
* One or more of the following:
* Cardiographic Tech credentialed from the Cardiovascular
Credentialing International (CCI) obtained prior to hire date or
job transfer date.
* Sonography Tech specializing in Cardiac credentialed from the
Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) obtained within 12
Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.
* Sonography Tech specializing in Vascular Sonography credentialed
from the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
(ARDMS) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job
Education & Work Experience:
* High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
* Registered Vascular Technologist
* CPR certified
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial
Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and
regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to
all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on
merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion,
gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty,
any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran
in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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