RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, with a service area covering five million people. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH- New Brunswick, RWJUH- Somerset in Somerville, RWJUH- Hamilton, RWJUH- Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children s Specialized Hospital), a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, trauma centers, a satellite emergency department, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and an accountable care organization.
Barnabas Health Medical Group is a multispecialty group practice comprised of highly trained and experienced world class primary and specialty care physicians. Barnabas Health Medical Group physicians provide compassionate and innovative cutting-edge care for people at every stage of life at easily accessible facilities conveniently located throughout New Jersey. Backed by the vast continuum of resources of RWJBarnabas Health, the largest not-for-profit integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey and one of the largest in the nation, our dedicated physicians and expertly trained supporting staff continuously strive for clinical excellence.
The Ultrasound Tech provides patient services using diagnostic equipment. Produces and analyzes ultrasound images used by physicians for patient diagnosis and treatment. The Ultrasound Tech is responsible for entering the patient s demographics in the ultrasound reporting system. Is responsible for reporting identified safety issues such as hazardous environments (i.e. damaged floors/walls/ceiling tiles/unsecured areas) and medical errors.
Ability to do mathematical calculations and use instrument controls.
Assists in minor surgical procedures.
Interacts between ultrasound and tissue and the probability of biological effects in clinical examination to provide accurate information to patients, physicians and other health care providers.
Maintains adequate stock levels.
Must have knowledge of gross and sectional anatomy including physiology, pathology and pathphysiology.
Operates all equipment in practice with competence.
Provides attention to detail, safe work practices and thorough accurate documentation.
Provides basic patient care and comfort.
Provides ongoing daily calibration and preventive maintenance on required equipment.
Under the supervision of physician is responsible for entering measurements in the reporting system, print reports, and file and fax as required to referring physicians.
Understands and institutes clinical policies and procedures.
Graduate of an approved school of Ultrasound. One to two years experience Ultrasound experience.
Knowledge of gross and sectional anatomy. Knowledge of physiology, pathology and path physiology.
Proficient in the use of various types of ultrasound equipment including Duplex Dopplers, Matrix Imaging, color cameras, automatic film processing units, computers, and ultrasound machines.
Prior OBGYN / Maternal Fetal Medicine experience required.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.