Ultrasound Technologist PRN

  • Banner Health
  • Mesa, AZ
  • time-alarm-solid 02-02-2024

Ultrasound Technologist PRN

Location: Mesa, Arizona

Department Name: Banner Staffing Services-AZ

Work Shift: Evening

Job Category: Clinical Care

The future is full of possibilities. At Banner Staffing Services, we’re excited about what the future holds for health care. Our team has come together with the common goal: Make health care easier, so life can be better. If you’re ready to change lives, apply today. Banner Estrella Medical Center was built in 2005 in west Phoenix to meet the health care needs of a growing West Valley community. We are committed to providing families with excellent care and service. We work hard at Banner Estrella to create an environment that offers comfort and healing to our patients and visitors. We strive to care with kindness, compassion, dignity, and respect. Shift: Monday, Thursday, Friday 1pm - 9:30pm. As a valued and respected Banner Health team member, you will enjoy: Competitive wages, Paid orientation, Flexible Schedules (select positions), Fewer Shifts Cancelled, Weekly pay, 403(b) Pre-tax retirement, Resources for living (Employee Assistance Program), MyWell-Being (Wellness program), Discount Entertainment tickets, Restaurant/Shopping discounts. Registry/Per Diem positions do not have guaranteed hours and no medical benefits package is offered. Completion of post-offer Occupational Health physical assessment, drug screen and background check (includes employment, criminal and education) is required. This position performs prescribed procedures in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures, and protocols. This position ensures optimal care/treatment to patient population. Performs procedures by following and verifying referring providers’ orders. Uses independent judgment and applies learned methodologies according to established policy and procedures. Educates patients/families regarding procedure and/or treatment to be performed. Demonstrates professional behavior/conduct in all interactions; fosters teamwork, efficient use of resources, and quality patient outcomes. Produces high-quality images and prepares/presents them with other pertinent patient information for timely interpretation. Prepares and maintains accurate documentation. Demonstrates competence in performing prescribed invasive/interventional procedures if applicable in accordance with established policies if applicable. Performs and evaluates equipment quality control measurements. Demonstrates the ability to troubleshoot and notifies appropriate personnel to maintain equipment performance. Maintains a safe environment for patients, personnel, and visitors. Adheres to safety policies. Accountable for the ethical, legal, professional, and certification responsibilities related to the practice. Assures the efficient operation of workflow of the department. Monitors and maintains an adequate inventory of supplies and material to ensure non-interruption of services. Independently performs prescribed procedures in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures, and protocols to patients. Internal customers: All levels of medical imaging and nursing management and staff, medical staff, and all other members of the interdisciplinary health care team. External Customers: regulatory and health agencies, patients, and family members. Requires national certification in the area of speciality from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or from Cardiovascular Credentialing International. Uncertified new hires who are Registry eligible must obtain certification within 12 months of hire. BLS certification required. This position requires clinical knowledge typically achieved with 1-2 years of experience. Must demonstrate effective communication skills, human relations skills, analyze data, and solve problems. Additional related education and/or experience preferred. Our organization supports a drug-free work environment.