HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Sonographer II PRN in Pensacola, Florida

West Florida Hospital is a general medical and surgical hospital in Pensacola, FL, with339 beds . Survey data for the latest year available shows that 84,616 patients visited the hospital's emergency room. The hospital had a total of 13,583 admissions. Its physicians performed 3,046 inpatient and 4,462 outpatient surgeries.

The first hospital in the area to offer all private rooms, West Florida Healthcare proudly provides market-leading quality outcomes performance. West Florida Healthcare is also recognized as the area’s first Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, the area’s first Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, and the area’s only Certified Atrial Fibrillation Program. West Florida Healthcare has also been designated as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and has been named as a “Key Performer on Quality Measures” by The Joint Commission for four years in a row. The West Florida Healthcare campus includes the all private room acute care hospital, the area’s only comprehensive, CARF-accredited physical rehabilitation hospital, a mental health facility, and a cancer center.

Affiliated with HCA, the nation’s leading provider of healthcare, West Florida Healthcare meets the community’s healthcare needs in major services such as oncology, orthopedics, cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, robotic-assisted surgery, critical care, neurology/neurosurgery, emergency care, urology, behavioral health, gastroenterology, obstetrics, pulmonary, and rehabilitative medicine.

8383 N Davis Hwy, Pensacola, FL 32514

Job Summary :

Performs all required ultrasound and clinical evaluations at a technical level requiring limited supervision including but not limited to mobile, portable or departmental abdominal, ob/gyn, small parts, carotid, arterial, venous & visceral vascular, and invasive procedures. Responsible for operating a variety of equipment in both a hospital and outpatient setting. Responsible for confirming order/correct patient/correct exam and entering exam in Meditech. Must provide quality work at a productive level. Must assure that all STAT exams are responded to properly. Adapts to schedule changes including call shift and call back and holidays. The RDMS or RVT maintains a high standard of medical ethics, professionalism, and courtesy at all times and is self-motivated to increase level of understanding and knowledge of the field of ultrasound and new procedures as they evolve while educating/assisting subordinates and students. The Sonographer II actively pursues continuing education and additional ARDMS registries. Follows policies and procedures of West Florida Hospital. Participates in the Quality Improvement process and adheres to WFH standards of behavior.

Essential Functions :

Manage stress appropriately, handle multiple priorities, work under pressure, manage anger/fear/hostility of others appropriately, work alone, and work in areas that are confined and/or crowded. Medium work load (/Exert up to 50 lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs constantly/) requiring periods of bending, pulling with force, reaching above head/shoulder, pushing/pulling, lifting/carrying, lifting from floor or waist level and frequently twisting at the waist, with many repetitive tasks. Must be able to stand for 8 hrs, distinguish colors, hear alarms/telephone/tape recorder/normal speaking voice, have good manual dexterity, and have clarity of vision.

Education :

Graduation from an accredited Ultrasound School is required; certification and ARDMS registry in one specialty is required; RVT registry is preferred. RVT registry is required within six (6) months of hire or transfer.

Experience :

A minimum of one (1) year scanning experience is required (may be clinical experience acquired in school).

Job: *Imaging

Title: Sonographer II PRN

Location: Florida-Pensacola-West Florida Hospital

Requisition ID: 00060-7571