Narberth, Pennsylvania

Main Line Health is suburbanPhiladelphia's most comprehensive health care resource with over 11,000employees, offering a full range of medical, surgical, obstetric, pediatric,psychiatric and emergency services. Composed of five hospitals, a medicalresearch institute, physician practices and other specialized facilities andservices. Recognized as a Magnet system Main Line Health is committed to thehighest standards of patient care, education and research.

Lankenau Medical Center, a 331-bed not-for-profit acute care teaching hospital andmedical center, is conveniently located in Wynnewood, PA, just outside thewestern city limits of Philadelphia, on a magnificent 93-acre campus includingits own farm. Lankenau has been recognized by Truven Health Analytics asone of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals for excellence in patient outcomes,patient safety and patient satisfaction. U.S. News & World Reportranked Lankenau as one of the Top 5 hospitals in the Philadelphia region andone of the Top 10 hospitals in Pennsylvania. The Hospital has received Magnet®designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the nation’shighest award for recognizing excellence in nursing care.

Lankenau is a Level II Trauma Centerand in 2013, opened the Heart Pavilion, a world-class facility for cardiac care. We have made it our mission to provide patients with asuperior patient experience. This translates to the consistent delivery ofsafe, high quality clinical care in the absence of preventable harm.

Why Work at Lankenau Medical Center?

We are committed to providingexceptional care with empathy and compassion for people at all stages in life.Our Diversity, Respect and Inclusion Initiative celebrates our differences andour similarities. Ultimately, we want everyone to feel respected for who theyare. Our physicians and employees speak highly of the work environment at MainLine Health. The hospital has been recognized by the PhiladelphiaBusiness Journal as one of the top ten "Best Places to Work" inthe Delaware Valley and also ranked among Modern Healthcare's top 100 places in the nation to work in healthcare. With a history spanning more than 150 years, it’s one ofthe region’s most honored and respected academic healthcare institutions.

Turn your job into a career by joining Main Line Health!

Lankenau Medical Center hasan immediate opening for a PT Every Other week Fri/Sat (24 biweekly) Night Shift Sonographer!


The Sonographer performs a varietyof ultrasound procedures for the interpretation by; and at the request of alicensed practitioner. This role exercises professional judgment inperformance of services following established protocols and maintains ademeanor complimentary to MLH standards and medical ethics. TheSonographer also provides appropriate care for all patient populations. The Sonographer must alos demonstrate the ability to workindependently in provision of services.

Responsibilities Include:
  1. Performs a variety of ultrasound procedures.
  2. Verifies patient’s clinical history, ensuring information is accurate, documented and available for use by a licensed practitioner.
  3. Prepares patient for procedures; providing instructions to obtain desired results, gain cooperation, and minimize anxiety.
  4. Actively participates in the identification of patients, confirming patient demographics, correct procedure, correct side and site, using active communication.
  5. Selects and operates ultrasound equipment, imaging and associated accessories to successfully complete an examination.
  6. Positions patient to best demonstrate anatomic area of interest, respecting the patient’s ability and comfort.
  7. Immobilizes patient as required for appropriate examination.
  8. Determines applicable Ultrasound protocol.
  9. Evaluates images for technical quality, assuring proper identification are recorded and resolves PACS and Information Systems documentation QA issues.
  10. Applies principles of confidentiality (HIPAA) to all hospital and patient matters.
  11. Documentation and reporting of adverse events, utilizing Patient Safety Network (PSN).
  12. Performs additional duties as requested.
  13. Travel to and/or staff other Main Line Health (MLH) Radiology locations may be necessary on occasion to promote effective, timely and consistent delivery of Radiology services.

Primary Customers or Key WorkingRelationships: Patients,physicians, patient families/visitors, payors, employees, managers, andvendors.

Qualifications:
ULTRASOUND - GENERAL
Education:
  1. Graduate of JRCERT approved program

Licensures& Certifications:

  1. RDMS certification required within one year of hire


We offer competitivecompensation and outstanding comprehensive benefits including tuitionreimbursement, 403B matching savings plan, a pension plan, and a generous paidtime off program. To be considered, pleaseapply online with your resume at https://www.mainlinehealth.org/careers . Please refer to ID number 50966.

Applicants must certifythat they have not used tobacco products or nicotine in any form in the 90-daysprior to submitting an application to Main Line Health. This will be verifiedduring pre-employment testing. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please noagency calls.



Lankenau Medical Center (TLH)
100 Lancaster Ave

Wynnewood, 19096

Narberth, Pennsylvania

About Main Line Health

 

Founded in 1985, Main Line Health (MLH) is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs.

At its core are four of the region’s respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s premier facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital; Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; and Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, a home health service. Main Line Health also consists of Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multi-specialty physician networks, and the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a non-profit biomedical research organization located on the campus of Lankenau Medical Center. Main Line Health also consists of four outpatient health centers located in Broomall, Collegeville, Exton and Newtown Square.

Main Line Health hospitals, with more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians, are the recipients of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest honor for nursing excellence. Main Line Health is among the area’s leaders in medicine, providing advanced patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.

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