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Diagnostic Sonographer

Requisition #

67206BR

Physical Location

Shakopee, Minnesota

Posted Date

09-Sep-2020

Dept. Name

Radiology

Hours Per Week

0

Contract

STF SEIU Technicals

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

St. Francis Regional Medical Center, located in Shakopee, Minn., provides an array of patient care services, including The Family Birth Place, Breast Center, Cancer Center, pediatric care, rehabilitation and sports medicine, as well as a range of health education and support groups. With 798 employees, 459 physicians and 86 staffed beds, St. Francis provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services to more than 115,000 patients each year on a collaborative medical campus with more than 30 other providers. This unique structure enables St. Francis to combine the caring and compassion of a community hospital with the modern medical technology, specialties and services found in the metro area. It is jointly owned by Allina Health, Essentia Health Critical Access Group and HealthPartners.

 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 67206
  • Performs imaging procedures
  • Maintains an awareness of patients physical and emotional conditions, recognizes and reports adverse signs and takes authorized and/or necessary action
  • Verifies patient identification and imaging order
  • Protects patient confidentiality
  • Provides care appropriate to the age population served based on established criteria
  • Shows good communication skills with patients, families, and other hospital personnel
  • Performs data entry on exams, completes worksheets, consent forms and reporting documents as necessary
  • Files films and reports correctly
  • Burns C.D.s upon request and completes appropriate ROI for film release

Education

  • High school diploma
  • Graduate of an accredited School of Medical Sonography and/or Radiologic Technology

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Experience preferred

Skills

  • Knowledge of computers
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks
  • Good communication skills
  • Work is physically demanding: standing, bending, lifting and pushing
  • Must have excellent human relation and organizational skills

Licensure/Certification

  • Registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • RVT required
  • BLS required
  • Must obtain certification within one year

Work Schedule

Casual position requiring a minimum of 2 shifts per month and 1 holiday per year. Typically 2nd shift, with potential for overnight or day shift. Typically 8 hour shifts, but able to do 12 if needed. Week days and weekends

Location/Community Information

The City of Shakopee is located in the southwest corner of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, 23 miles from Minneapolis, on the Minnesota River. Residents of Shakopee enjoy both the atmosphere of a small town and the resources of a thriving metropolitan area. Incorporated in 1857 as a booming river town, today Shakopee is the county seat of Scott County, one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. The city has its own downtown central business district, regional medical center and business park and is home to regional entertainment attractions such as Historic Murphys Landing, Valleyfair Amusement Park, and Canterbury Park Racetrack.

Shakopee:

  • Located 20 miles Southwest of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 34,000
  • Service Area = 120,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

67206BR
Radiology