Ultrasound Technician- Ultrasound Department
PRN/OCC, Shifts Vary
Parkwest is West Knoxville’s premier medical facility and a top performing heart hospital. In addition to providing the area’s leading cardiac services, Parkwest has been nationally recognized for award-winning care throughout our facility. For 2020-21 Parkwest received recognition from U.S. News & World Report as one of the “Top 10” hospitals in Tennessee.
The Ultrasound department performs both general and vascular ultrasounds studies. The department is staffed 24/7 and provides services to outpatients, inpatients, and the emergency departments. In addition to diagnostic exams, sonographers provide imaging services and assist with invasive procedures such as thoracentesis, pseudoaneurysm repair, and intraoperative guidance. The department utilizes 4 GE Logic E10 systems. Recently we have begun offer liver elastography to the Knoxville market. The Ultrasound department is accredited by the American College of Radiology.
Position Summary:Performs physician-defined routine and specialized diagnostic imaging procedures. Provides support assistance/activities as needed. Performs all duties of Ultrasound technologists.
Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: Clinical training appropriate to the specified modality and either:
Licensure Requirement: Must have and maintain Tennessee State ARDMS, ARRT(S), ARRT (VS), or CCI registry-level credential. CPR required.
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