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Sonographer

Fairfax Medical Campus 622032 Full Time 3300 Gallows Road, Falls Church, VA, 22042, US
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Job Description

As a full-time (Thurs, Fri and Saturday, 1800-0630) Sonographer at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, you will provide clinical services according to imaging practice standards and act as a resource to ensure optimal department functions. Be the ONE to take the next step in your career - excel in this role at Inova. Grow in the Imaging field, with advanced resources & equipment and an environment that strives for the best!

*** May be eligible for up to a $15K sign-on bonus ***


Requirements:

  • Work schedule: Thurs, Fri and Saturday, 1800-0630
  • Education: Graduate of an accredited school of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
  • Experience: Recent experience in a hospital/healthcare environment as a sonographer or sonographer student
  • Certification: BLS; CPR; ARRT, ARDMS or RVT or registry eligible. Must be registry eligible, and obtain certification within one year of hire date into position.

A day in the life of a Sonographer can look like:

  • Communicates effectively with patients to obtain clinical history and informed consent from patients or patients' chart to assist physicians in optimizing the performance and interpretation of examinations.
  • Explains procedures to patients/families and answers any questions to ease anxiety and ensure patient cooperation.
  • Assists physicians in performing a variety of examinations by using standard department protocols, isolation precautions and/or sterile technique.
  • Demonstrates the ability to recognize clinical and/or emergent problems that may interfere with exams, takes appropriate action to resolve them and produces the most desirable outcomes.
  • Demonstrates a thorough understanding of intravenous (IV) heparin locks and central line usage as they pertain to Sonography.
  • Demonstrates proper technique for injection of IV contrast, or other test enhancing solution, under the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography Standards.
  • Correctly identifies patients and their files by ensuring a high degree of accuracy.
  • Identifies errors and takes immediate action for corrections.
  • Tracks patients according to department procedures.
  • Other duties, as listed in the job description

WHAT’S YOUR VISION OF THE PERFECT WORK ENVIRONMENT?

You’ll find it at Inova.

Company Benefits and Perks:

At Inova, we strive to improve the health of the communities we serve, and that includes taking care of our team members, who help us fulfill our mission every day. That’s why we offer affordable, comprehensive benefits coverage for you and your family.

As a member of the Inova team, we encourage you to tailor your benefits to suit your needs. Join us and see how easy Inova makes it for you to perform at your very best at work, and live life to the fullest when you're done for the day.

  • Dental, Vision, Medical Plans
  • Paid Time Off
  • Spending Accounts
  • Student Loan Refinancing
  • Additional Benefits
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Educational Assistance
  • Bright Horizons Back-Up Child Care
  • Life and Disability Insurance

 

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