Emerus Ultrasound Technician - Aubrey in Aubrey, Texas
Emerus is a nationally recognized, innovative leader in the delivery of inpatient, surgical, and diagnostic medical health care. Specializing in the identification, development and management of improved-access community medical facilities, Emerus provides cost effective, scalable growth opportunities to large-scale, national health care systems throughout the United States.
By providing operationally efficient facilities and focused alignment with current health care trends, Emerus’ community-based hospitals prioritize limited inpatient stays, efficient emergency rooms and cost effective pricing in a smaller campus setting. Based in The Woodlands, Texas, Emerus has more than 1,000 employees, with expert concentrations in over 20 different fields throughout the medical industry.
The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of imaging procedures, specializing in diagnostic medical ultrasound imaging.
Provide supportive patient care to assist the nurses and physicians in meeting the needs of individual patients throughout assigned areas
Responsible for the care and safety of patients undergoing treatment and use of equipment to minimize hazards of electric shock, burns and extraneous radiation to patients
Practice medical and surgical aseptic procedures
Assess patient’s understanding of process and informed consent of invasive procedures
Perform all quality control checks, as prescribed
Maintain accurate QC logs, service records, etc.
Perform highest quality imaging consistent with prescribed examination; documents and deviation
Understand and practice proper use of all equipment; never operates equipment inconsistent with manufacturer’s instruction
Provide care appropriate to condition and age of the patient, including neonate, pediatric, adolescent, geriatric and general population
Assist in training personnel in the care and use of ultrasound equipment
Assist in maintaining PACS
Collect, report and document data related to patient needs/emergencies and unusual patient and family behavior
Maintain patient care areas with appropriate supplies
Attend staff meetings or other company sponsored or mandated meetings as required
Travel to all facility locations as required
Perform additional duties as assigned
High School Diploma, required
Graduate of a school accredited by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or equivalent, required
Ability to work an on-call schedule, required
Position requires fluency in English; written and oral communication
Shift Type: Days/Nights
External Company Name: Baylor Emergency Medical Center
External Company URL: http://www.bayloremc.com/