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Albany Medical Center Ultrasonographer: Full Time, Days in Albany, New York

Department/Unit:

HBD - Community Endo

Work Shift:

Day (United States of America)

The ULTRASONOGRAPHER under the direction of the Community Endocrine division director, the Lead Ultrasonographer, the manager, and Community Endocrinology Attending's, will perform ultrasonography services in the outpatient setting at 220 Washington Avenue Ext. The ultrasonographer utilizes ultrasound to create diagnostic images and provide their patients with a safe positive experience. Technicians support teaching and continue learning as the technology changes for both themselves and others. The regular ultrasonographer will be able to perform thyroid ultrasounds, carotid ultrasounds and others.

Hourly Range: $36.29 - $51.60

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintains competent imaging skills in practicing Ultrasound and strives to grow and develop, creating a professional, progressive imaging department with a positive atmosphere.

  • Practices in compliance with Hospital and department policy as well as New York state and accrediting agencies' standards.

  • Actively support the department of OBGYN and the imaging department in maintaining proper accreditations.

  • Enters patient data into computer systems accurately.

  • QAs images and patient information for accuracy prior to sending to PACs.

Qualifications

  • Vocational School Diploma from an accredited school of diagnostic medical sonography - required

  • less than 1 year experience in Ultrasound - required

  • Assists physicians with ultrasound procedures (High proficiency)

  • Ensures information is entered into computer systems accurately (High proficiency)

  • ARDMS - Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonography Upon Hire - required

Physical Demands

  • Standing - Constantly

  • Walking - Frequently

  • Sitting - Frequently

  • Lifting - Occasionally

  • Carrying - Occasionally

  • Pushing - Occasionally

  • Pulling - Occasionally

  • Climbing - Rarely

  • Balancing - Rarely

  • Stooping - Occasionally

  • Kneeling - Rarely

  • Crouching - Rarely

  • Crawling - Rarely

  • Reaching - Constantly

  • Handling - Constantly

  • Grasping - Constantly

  • Feeling - Constantly

  • Talking - Constantly

  • Hearing - Constantly

  • Repetitive Motions - Constantly

  • Eye/Hand/Foot Coordination - Constantly

Working Conditions

  • Extreme cold - Rarely

  • Extreme heat - Rarely

  • Humidity - Rarely

  • Wet - Rarely

  • Noise - Frequently

  • Hazards - Rarely

  • Temperature Change - Rarely

  • Atmospheric Conditions - Rarely

  • Vibration - Rarely

Thank you for your interest in Albany Medical!Albany Medical is an equal opportunity employer.This role may require access to information considered sensitive to Albany Medical Center, its patients, affiliates, and partners, including but not limited to HIPAA Protected Health Information and other information regulated by Federal and New York State statutes. Workforce members are expected to ensure that:Access to information is based on a “need to know” and is the minimum necessary to properly perform assigned duties. Use or disclosure shall not exceed the minimum amount of information needed to accomplish an intended purpose. Reasonable efforts, consistent with Albany Medical Center policies and standards, shall be made to ensure that information is adequately protected from unauthorized access and modification.

Thank you for your interest in Albany Medical Center!​

Albany Medical is an equal opportunity employer.

This role may require access to information considered sensitive to Albany Medical Center, its patients, affiliates, and partners, including but not limited to HIPAA Protected Health Information and other information regulated by Federal and New York State statutes. Workforce members are expected to ensure that:

Access to information is based on a “need to know” and is the minimum necessary to properly perform assigned duties. Use or disclosure shall not exceed the minimum amount of information needed to accomplish an intended purpose. Reasonable efforts, consistent with Albany Med Center policies and standards, shall be made to ensure that information is adequately protected from unauthorized access and modification.

Albany Med is the centerpiece of medicine, research, and medical education in New York’s CapitalRegion and is the area's largest private employer with more than 10,000 employees.

Albany Med offers excellent career opportunities in a wide range of roles in both patient care andadministration. We value all our staff members and offer outstanding employee benefits including:

  • Excellent health care coverage (http://albanymedcareers.com/benefits/employee-health-%20benefits/) with lower copays at most Albany Med providers.

  • A wide array of services and programs to support emotional, physical, and mental wellbeing (http://albanymedcareers.com/benefits/employee-advantages/)

Anchored in the state’s historic capital city, Albany Med offers a full range outpatient and inpatient careand is home to the region’s largest hospital, only Level 1 trauma center, and only children’s hospital. Thedowntown campus also offers opportunities at Albany Medical College.

Albany Med partners with Columbia Memorial Health, Saratoga Hospital and Glens Falls Hospital to form the Albany Med Health System, serving more than three million people over 25 counties.

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