Ultrasound Tech - TRMC
Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, located in scenic Grants Pass, is a 125-bed modern facility combining leading-edge technology with holistic healing principles. We welcome residents of Josephine County and surrounding areas to experience advanced medical care in a contemporary, patient-focused, caring environment. Patient rooms at Three Rivers are secluded from higher traffic areas of the hospital and feature a central "healing garden" on the third floor to promote privacy and tranquility. The hospital offers a unique, family-centered birthing experience at our birth center, named "Baby Friendly" by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children's Fund. Our mission is simple: "Asante exists to provide quality healthcare services in a compassionate manner, valued by the communities we serve."
At Asante we believe that we are defined by our values the traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:
Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork
The Ultrasound Tech performs a variety of specialized ultrasonic procedures. Must be able to operate various ultrasound equipment. The sonographer is also responsible for assisting physicians in patient diagnosis and various ultrasound-guided surgical procedures.
License/Certification: Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) certified by the American Heart Association required upon start. In addition, the following is also required:
- Current license from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) in the specialties of Abdomen (Abd) and Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/Gyn) is preferred. Board certification in both specialties must be obtained within 6 months of hire.
- Licensed in Sonography by the Oregon Board of Imaging (OBMI) with subspecialty as an RDMS in Abd or OB/Gyn preferred.
- A temporary license is required for new hires.
- Official license in both subspecialties, and national registry, must be obtained within 6 months of hire.
Experience: None required outside of licensure. Preferred: Perinatal and high risk OB experience; Breast Ultrasound registry; two years experience in clinical diagnostic hospital setting.
Education: Related Bachelor's or Associate's degree is preferred.