Sonographer
Muncie, IN 
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As a Sonographer/Ultrasound Technologist you will independently operate sonographic equipment, and perform and communicate the results of diagnostic examinations using sonography. Taking a patient centered approach, you will assure that services are provided within professional standards and that a high standard of medical ethics is maintained. You'll also remain self-motivated to increase your level of understanding and knowledge of the field, disease, and new procedures as they evolve. The hours for this role are Monday-Friday 8 AM-4:30 PM.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Creates a positive experience for every customer, every day by believing in and practicing The Experience

(85%) Sonographic Examination

  • Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic sonography examinations, including breast,
    ABI and a full range of other sonography examinations
  • Screens patient before exam for any precautions or contraindications pertaining to the
    examination
  • Obtains and reviews the requisition for examination in order to be aware of information
    such as procedure requested, clinical history, patient condition or any other special
    requirements
  • Uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record, and adapt procedures as
    appropriate to anatomical, pathological, diagnostic information and images
  • Uses independent judgment during the sonographic exam to accurately differentiate
    between normal and pathologic findings
  • Independently initiates additional ultrasound imaging procedures to facilitate optimum
    diagnostic results (e.g., endovaginal exam, Doppler, etc.)
  • Analyses sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and
    communicates findings to the appropriate physician
  • Maintains positive attitude and working relationships with radiologists, referring offices
    and other associates and peers
  • Converses with doctors, nurses, patients and family members as required
  • Accurately maintains patient records within Radiology Information System (RIS)
  • Provides interpreting physician with an oral or written summary of technical findings
  • Identifies problems, secures relevant data to identify possible causes; generates
    alternative courses of action and possible consequences
  • Assists with the daily operations of the sonographic laboratory
  • Maintains an orderly and clean work area promoting good safety habits for patients and
    co-workers

(10%) Operational Support

  • Demonstrates responsibility and accuracy for electronic data entry and maintenance
  • Completes exam billing
  • Maintains ultrasound equipment and work area, and maintains adequate supplies
  • Participates in continuous quality improvements activities
  • Assists with training new associates, providing resource and technical expertise
  • Establishes and maintains ethical working relationships and good rapport with all
    interrelating hospitals and referring physicians
  • Helps supervisor gain support for unit goals and plans

(5%) Performs other duties as assigned


247 - Muncie, IN
Full-time

Required

  • Graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program or Cardiovascular
    Technology Program that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied
    Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
  • Active certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
    in the specialty(ies) as appropriate

Preferred:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Advanced registry in Vascular, Abdomen, OB, and Breast imaging
  • Bilingual

Be a part of something bigger -- join our team in transforming lives through remarkable service. CDI is a national provider network of medical imaging and related services. Through our collection of partnerships, we deliver our trademark customer service and high-quality services to enhance patient care in more than 35 states, offering a wide range of screening, diagnostic and interventional procedures that complement each community's needs.

CDI is an EO Employer/Vets/Disabled.


CDI is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered without discrimination with regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other statuses protected by state, local or other applicable laws. This policy extends to all aspects of employment, including recruitment and hiring.

CDI and its associates have an employment relationship, which is known as employment-at-will. This means that either CDI or an associate has the right to terminate the employment relationship at any time, for any reason with or without cause or prior notice.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
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