Radiology Sonographer/On-Call/UKHC

at University of Kentucky
Location Lexington, KY
Date Posted January 7, 2022
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Required Education

Associate Degree

Required Related Experience

No experience required

Required License/Registration/Certification

CPR, ARDMS eligible

Physical Requirements

pushing, pulling, lifting, standing

Shift

varies-On Call

Job Summary

This position will provide ultrasound imaging for patients, staffing coverage for procedures and assist the patient’s physician in expediting needed care. Will also assist in the QA review to maintain professional standards for themselves, co-workers and student technologists that they are called upon to assist. This person will acquire/maintain ARDMS certification to ensure compliance with our ACR accreditation. Will be responsible for General and Vascular ultrasounds.

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect patient, employee, and visitor safety, UK HealthCare is requiring all employees to comply with the COVID-19 vaccination policy prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of September 15, 2021, UK HealthCare requires all employees, including new hires prior to their first day of employment, to submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19 (i.e., two weeks past completing their complete COVID-19 vaccination series), or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal vaccine exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Six months of experience is preferred.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

No

Preferred Education/Experience

General Ultrasound, PACS, RIS, Ultrasound Physics, Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology.

Deadline to Apply

01/24/2022

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

 
 
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

 
 
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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