Sonographer

Sonographer

Renfrew Victoria Hospital
Location: Renfrew, Ontario
Posted: May 29th 2019
Description:

Renfrew Victoria Hospital (RVH) is a values-driven organization dedicated to excellence in health care and is nationally and internationally recognized for the commitment to quality and client-centred care.

We are a fully accredited facility, offering surgical, medical, obstetric and complex continuing care. Special inpatient services include an emergency department, diagnostic imaging, hemo and peritoneal dialysis, oncology, sleep laboratory, special care unit, palliative care, pastoral care and more. The hospital has an extensive ambulatory care program with over 30,000 emergency and clinic visits per year.

At the Renfrew Victoria Hospital, we strive for excellence in both in the delivery of safe and high-quality patient care services and the establishment of a healthy work environment.

We are currently recruiting for a Sonographer. This is a casual position.

Working under the direction of the radiologist, the Sonographer organizes and performs ultrasound examinations, archives the examination by producing quality images and consults with the Radiologist on pathology findings inherent to the examinations. In addition, the Sonographer also performs specific patient care procedures respecting the patient’s right to privacy and confidentially.

Qualifications
  • Completion of an approved program of study in medical ultrasound and registration or registry eligible with the A.R.D.M.S.
  • Current registration in CMRTO is required.
  • Experience in abdominal, obstetrical, gynaecological and small parts scanning.
  • Knowledge of computer systems and PACS is required.
  • Good hand-eye coordination required to scan and good manual dexterity required in the manipulation of the transducers. Urgent requests for examination may introduce an element of pressure.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work within the physical requirements (i.e. constant standing and/or walking and heavy physical effort such as lifting/positioning heavy patients and operating equipment.)
Additional Information

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resumes. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

RVH is an equal opportunity employer, committed to meeting needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Applicants requiring accommodation should contact human resources at 613-432-4851. A Vulnerable Sector Check within the past six (6) months is a requirement for employment. 

Contact Information
Julia Boudreau, Vice President, Corporate Services
Renfrew Victoria Hospital
499 Raglan Street North,
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 1P6

Email: hr@renfrewhosp.com
Website: www.renfrewhosp.com
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