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Registered Technologist Special – Ultrasound


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DEPARTMENT: MEDICAL IMAGING
LOCATION: WIARTON
UNION AFFILIATION: OPSEU – HPD
STATUS: FULL-TIME
WAGE RATE:  $35.77 – $50.26

POSITION SUMMARY

Reporting to the Manager of Medical Imaging and Cardiology, the Registered Technologist-Special’s key responsibilities include performing Ultrasound examinations; monitoring/adjusting equipment to ensure high quality images and a safe working environment on all shifts/call.  The Registered Technologist – Special provides instruction to patients before and during examinations and assesses relevance of the examination based on patient clinical history.  It is the responsibility of the incumbent to maintain competency in the ultrasound examinations required and performed within the department.  Duties are conducted in accordance with the Standards of Practice of Sonography Canada CRGS, ARDMS and CMRITO eligible.

Qualifications / Skills / Abilities:

Required

  • 3 year community college or undergraduate degree
  • Current credentialed member of or eligible with Sonography Canada and ARDMS
  • Member of the College of Medical Radiation and Imaging Technologists of Ontario
  • Working knowledge of the Standards of Practice of Sonography Canada/ARDMS
  • Current certification in Abdomen, Obs/Gyn, Physics, Small Parts. Technical experience in Neuro, Breast, and Venous/Carotid Doppler Studies
  • Proven interpersonal skills to successfully communicate with patients and staff
  • Responsible for documenting technical impressions and notifying Radiologist regarding urgent findings
  • Demonstrated ability in the following competencies: initiative/self-management, problem solving and accountability
  • Able to identify process improvement opportunities and recommend solutions
  • Able to maintain confidentiality
  • Able to work independently and co-cooperatively as part of a team
  • Positive advocate for professional body of Ultrasound and the Imaging Department
  • Advanced Computer Skills with PACS experience
  • Able to work all shifts including standby as required and multi site coverage
  • Recent satisfactory performance and attendance records
  • Adherence to Brightshores ‘CARE’ Behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence) and ‘LEAD’ Competencies (Lead by example, Empower, Achieve results, Develop others) and a commitment to a safe workplace free of violence and harassment
  • Advocates and supports a culture of patient safety and demonstrates an understanding of how the department service and assigned responsibilities contribute to overall patient safety at Brightshores through patient safety knowledge, skills and attitudes

Preferred

  • Certification in Vascular studies and Nuchal Translucency 11 – 13 weeks
  • Experience in MSK and interventional studies
  • Sterile Technique

Thank you for your interest in employment at Brightshores Health System. We have many exciting opportunities available. Brightshores is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities we serve.  We encourage Indigenous people, racialized persons / persons of colour, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2 to apply and self-identify. Please notify Human Resources of any accommodation needs you may have during the recruitment and selection process. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Tagged as: imaging technologist, medical imaging, sonographer, ultrasound

To apply for this job please visit www.brightshores.ca.

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