PaloAltoRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Palo Alto jobs


Company: Sutter Health
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Job Description:

Competently performs routine and specialized sonography procedures of moderate complexity to produce quality images to physicians and other health care providers for the diagnosis, treatment, monitoring and prevention of injury or disease. Works independently, exercising sound judgment, and executing developed clinical skills on challenging diagnostic procedures and situations to deliver accurate results in a timely manner. Gains confidence and cooperation from the patient, their family/support group, and other healthcare providers through competent patient assessment, attentive monitoring, and effective communication. Adheres to all local/state/federal regulations, codes, policies and procedures to ensure privacy and safety while delivering optimal patient care. May also be responsible for performing specific procedures and/or orient other staff to the department. SIGN ON Bonus: $10,000 Available to external candidates in accordance with the Sutter Health policy. Several locations available: Mt. View/San Carlos, San Francisco, Oakland Must have: ARDMS OB/GYN (Nuchal Translucency) NTQR Certification TYPICAL EXPERIENCE: 2 years of recent relevant experience. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE: Intermediate knowledge of diagnostic sonography principles, procedures, views, and equipment, including some experience responding to traumas and various hospital emergencies. Proficient in performing sonographic examinations with a solid understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology so as to recognize, prioritize and communicate suspicious or abnormal results. Possess written and verbal communications skills to explain sensitive information clearly and professionally to diverse audiences, including non-medical people. Well-developed time management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize assignments and work within standardized operating procedures and scientific methods to achieve objectives and meet deadline Working knowledge of computer applications, such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook) and related information systems (Radiology (RIS), laboratory (LIS), electronic health records (EHR), EPIC, and picture archive and communication system (PACS). Ability to: prioritize assignments and work within standardized policies, procedures, and scientific methods to achieve objectives and meet deadlines. work independently, as well as be part of the team, including accomplishing multiple tasks in an environment with interruptions. identify, evaluate and resolve standard problems by selecting appropriate solutions from established options. ensure the privacy of each patient's protected health information (PHI). build collaborate relationships with peers and other healthcare providers to achieve departmental and corporate objectives. Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 1 - 3 years Bonus/Commission: No

Keywords: Sutter Health, Palo Alto , Sonographer, Healthcare , Palo Alto, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Palo Alto RSS job feeds