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Are you a Sonographer seeking a truly unique life experience, competitive salary, and incredible benefits? Then look no further than the Northwest Territories! We are seeking an sonographers to join our close-knit team of rehabilitation professionals in Yellowknife! Apply today!
Located within Stanton and reporting to the Technical Supervisor, Diagnostic Imaging Services for administrative purposes, you will utilize the ultrasound equipment to independently produce and interpret high quality sonographic images required by the Radiologist to complete accurate diagnosis of patients. You will perform sonographic examinations on a variety of internal structures including the adult and pediatric neck, abdomen, pelvis, scrotum, adult heart, deep leg veins, breasts and the pregnant abdomen which includes the developing fetus.
In addition, you will be required to provide hands-on support and patient care during invasive examinations conducted by a Radiologist (e.g. including but not limited to biopsies and aspirations). During these procedures you will be responsible for all preparations required for the procedure including explaining the procedure to the patient, documenting the necessary images and post procedure care as required. In the case of a biopsy, you will independently locate the specific area to be biopsied for the Radiologist/Physician to perform the procedure, utilizing the real-time ultrasound performed by the Sonographer.
Salaries start at $95,784, plus a Northern Living Allowance ($3,700 for Yellowknife), health and dental benefits, a generous pension plan, outstanding leave benefits, relocation assistance, and professional development opportunities and education support.
This position typically requires the successful completion of a Certified Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program.
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