Compass Medical is a physician owned directed healthcare company and is affiliated with Steward Healthcare Systems. Compass Medical is a fully integrated healthcare provider that offers high quality healthcare solutions from several locations south of Boston, Massachusetts. We offer Primary Care, Walk-In Urgent Care, some Specialty Care - including Cardiovascular, Radiology Imaging, Medical Laboratory, and more.
* Schedule: Per Diem, As Needed * Weekend Hours: (Sat 8-1 ) * Week days: (7 AM to 7 PM) * Location: Easton
This Per Diem non-exempt, clinical position is responsible for using specialized equipment to create images of structures inside the human body that are used by physicians to make a medical diagnosis
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
* Obtains and records an accurate patient history * Performs diagnostic procedures and obtaining diagnostic images * Analyzes technical information * Provides an oral or written summary of the technical findings to the physician for medical diagnosis * Collaborates with physicians and other members of the health care team. * Other duties as assigned.
* RDMS Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer * At least 3 year of experience as an Ultrasound Technologist
Skills and Abilities:
* Knowledge of HIPAA * Ability to physically support patient while turning, lifting, placing or adjusting into a suitable position for diagnostic purposes. * Efficient in operating ultrasound equipment, selecting the right technical factors, and exposing the film properly for obtaining highest quality ultrasound images. * Ability to visually select the best images that are to be reviewed by the physician. * Ability to interact compassionately and effectively with people who range from healthy to critically ill. * Ability to exercise independent judgment in recognizing the need to extend the scope of the procedure according to the diagnostic findings * Extensive, direct patient contact that may include performing some invasive procedures.
Please apply on-line.
Please no telephone calls.
Please no faxing, mailing or hand-delivering resumes.