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Sanford Health Lead Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Sanford Clinic Dickinson West - FT Days in Dickinson, North Dakota

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Facility: Dickinson West Clinic
Location: Dickinson, ND
Address: 2615 Fairway St, Dickinson, ND 58601, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Department Details

Sign-on bonus available.

Full-time. Will work at both the East and West Dickinson Clinic locations

  • Weekday shifts to include 7:30a-5p, 8a-5p, or 8a-5:30p

  • No call, no weekends, no holidays

Dickinson is considered the gateway to the Theodore Roosevelt National Park and its many recreational opportunities. However, Dickinson itself is a city of fun-filled attractions and popular annual festivals and has a downtown that comes alive with outdoor summer concerts and street fairs.

Dickinson is the western end of Old Red Old Ten Scenic Byway, which ends at the eastern hub in Mandan. The Killdeer Mountain Four Bears Scenic Byway begins just north of Dickinson on Highway 22.

Job Summary

Provides guidance and work direction to ensure that daily responsibilities of staff sonographers are properly delegated. Provides leadership to ensure staff perform their job duties by adhering to protocols and practices in order to have consistency and safety in the delivery of care to patients. Provides professional, technical, and clinical expertise to staff. Demonstrates critical thinking, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills. Initiates and coordinates quality assurance and maintains current policies and procedures.

Performs a variety of ultrasound examinations. Monitors ultrasound equipment and coordinates repairs when necessary. Performs direct patient care that ensures safe and compassionate care in an environment that is welcoming to patients and their families.

Establishes and maintains ethical working relationships and good rapport with all interrelating clinics, referral, or commercial agencies. Provides assistance and input on budgetary issues that relate to sonography and departmental needs. Works in partnership with other healthcare professionals utilizing effective communication skills and a positive attitude, to facilitate optimum patient care.

Adhere to safety and infection control policies established by Sanford Health. Plays a major role with acquiring and maintaining of accreditation when assisting with the processes and requirements. Possesses the knowledge and ability to observe, evaluate, and participate in the educational processes of the sonography and radiologic technology students when appropriate. Precepts and orientates new employees. Supervises and train students and medical sonographers as needed.

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited school of Diagnostic Imaging, Allied Health Certificate/Diploma or a minimum of three year equivalent work experience preferred.

Previous leadership or supervisory experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

Registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in the field of sonography is required.

If working in North Dakota and performing medical imaging or radiation therapy procedures, licensure through the North Dakota Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (MIRT) Board of Examiners is required.

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within six weeks of employment and re-certification as necessary is required.

Benefits

Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/benefits .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-60265
Featured: No