Performs ultrasound procedures as requested by physicians. Provides care for patients while obtaining diagnostic quality images for interpretation by a Radiologist.
EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required. Graduation from accredited ultrasound program preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: A.R.D.M.S certification in Ultrasound required. New hires will have one year to complete A.R.D.M.S. certification in Ultrasound. Registration in abdomen and OB/GYN preferred. OB/GYN certification required within the first 12 months of date of hire.
SKILLS: Thorough knowledge of sonographic procedures, equipment, and anatomy, physiology and medical terminology.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.