Tower Health

About Tower Health

 

Job Category:

Healthcare

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

19453

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Ultrasound Technologist

Tower Health - Phoenixville, Pennsylvania

Posted: 10/15/2018

Overview

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

 

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

 

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

 

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives

 

Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Ultrasound Supervisor, the Administrative Director, and the Department Chairman, the ultrasound technologist employs professional imaging skills to assure quality management of all patients (neonate through geriatric). The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, quality control, ultrasound safety and the adherence to all American College of Radiology guidelines. The position requires excellent positioning, communication, organizational, problem solving and leadership skills.

Qualifications

Education

  • Must be a graduate of an Accredited Radiologic Technology Program that has been American Medical Association approved.
  • ARDMS registered
  • Will need to become registered in Breast and Vascular

 

Experience/Knowledge/Skills-

  • Previous experience in the ultrasound field required
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative, sound decision making and problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to work independently with exceptional attention to detail
  • Excellent interactive communication skills
  • Flexibility in assignment to other duties/areas as required
  • Accountability
  • Stress management skills
  • Excellent leadership skills

 

Work at both PHX and Limerick locations

On call requirement- Weekend rotation and holiday rotation

Hours will be PRN as needed- Day or Evening shifts

 

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