Providence Health & Services Ultrasound - Sonography Coordinator in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a full time Ultrasound Coordinator to Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland, OR. This position is a day shift, weekday position. Ability to work 4 - 10 hour shifts. We are offering a $2,500.00 sign on bonus as well!

In this position you will:

  • Perform all duties of a sonographer with expanded responsibilities of organizing and coordinating the activities of the department.

  • Perform various duties including developing the staff schedule, modality schedule, procedures and exams, equipment repair, addressing and resolving staffing issues and acting as adviser to the manager on a variety of issues.

  • Work closely with the radiologists, other modalities, and serve as a liaison to scheduling and referring physician offices.

  • Possess excellent organizational skills and department knowledge as well as the leadership abilities necessary to direct the support functions of the department.

  • Oversees 15-30 employees, provides input, complete and or conduct personnel evaluations, maintains competencies, coach employees, and actively participates in the interviewing process in conjunction with the Department Manager.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certification

  • Current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) certification as a Medical Sonographer

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Computer skills and knowledge of keyboard functionality

  • Completion of pledge to Image Gently/Image Wisely within one month of hire

  • Ability to read, write and speak English

  • Expert knowledge of anatomy and physiology, imaging principles and practices, as well as the ability to obtain high-quality images

  • Adherence to appropriate professional credentialing practice standards

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years of clinical experience in diagnostic ultrasound

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 159092