Under minimal supervision, the Ultrasound Tech performs basic diagnostic ultrasound procedures, as requested by a licensed physician.
The Ultrasound Tech exercises professional judgment in providing health care services, to assist in diagnosis or treatment of patients in all age groups from newborn to elderly.
May be multi-credentialed in the area of sonography.
The Ultrasound Tech completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period.
Other related duties as assigned.
The Ultrasound Tech produces high quality diagnostic sonographs as prescribed by a licensed practitioner
Assists with amnio procedure biopsies
The Ultrasound Tech processes and files films as needed
Required: Graduate of an accredited school of Diagnostic Sonography Preferred: Associates degree
Preferred: 1-3 years
Required: Must be registered within 24 months of graduation(and 12 months of hire); BLS Preferred: ARDMS or ARRT(S ) preferred
Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Primary Location: Brownsville, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.