Ultrasound Technologist (Nights)

At Saint Alphonsus Health System, we are looking for people who are living out their calling. We want you to be passionate about coming to work, and challenged to achieve your potential. Living by these virtues, we pride ourselves on exceptional service and the highest quality of care. About the area: With four hospitals and multiple clinics from Boise to Baker City, Oregon, our temperate climate offers four seasons of beautiful, mountain scenery. Whether your recreation of choice is snow skiing or water skiing, this climate offers outdoor recreation of any kind, year around. The best kind of healthcare is all about you. We have more than 5,000 medical staff and associates dedicated to serving our population across our Idaho and Oregon region. Our four-hospital health system is anchored by the only Level II Trauma Center in the region, an ACR accredited Ultrasound department, and Board Certified Radiologists. We deliver the highest quality care to our critically ill and injured patients with compassion and respect.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Must be a registered Ultrasound Technologist, or registry eligible at the time of hire and obtain RDMS credential within one year of employment (according to the guidelines set forth by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)).
  • Oregon license required for positions assigned to an Oregon location.  Oregon license required or obtained within 90 days of hire date for positions assigned to an Idaho location. 
  • ABD and OB/GYN registries required within one year of employment.  Additional registries preferred.
  • Registered as a Radiologic Technologist by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) preferred
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support for HealthCare Provider (BLS/HCP) certification required
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Current, unrestricted driver's license required

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Know, understand, incorporate, and demonstrate the Organization's Mission, Vision, and Values in behaviors, practices, and decisions
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills to competently care for all assigned age groups (Neonate, Child, Adolescent, Adult, and Geriatric as applicable)
  • Revenue Management: ensure the accuracy of documenting services and supplies provided to the patients
  • Perform ordered procedures according to subspecialty protocols and procedures, ensuring that optimum exams are acquired
  • Respond to all patient care criteria according to SARMC policies and procedures for patient care, including, but not limited to Code Blue Preparedness, Universal Precautions, Radiation Safety Standards and CPR
  • Keep accurate and updated documentation of medications on inventory and medications utilized
  • Schedule patients and radiologists for procedures utilizing specialty area and departmental scheduling protocols
  • Maintain availability when on call and responds within 30 minutes.  Is flexible with shifts and patient assignments including filling shifts in order to cover sick leave, time off, and bereavement within the Health System
  • High level of time management skills and ensure that department is stocked, clean, and orderly and all assigned tasks are completed

About the area:

With four hospitals and multiple clinics from Boise to Baker City, Oregon, our temperate climate offers four seasons of beautiful, mountain scenery.  Whether your recreation of choice is snow skiing or water skiing, this climate offers outdoor recreation of any kind, year around.