Job Description

Extended Job Title
Ultrasound Technologist

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
544903 - Ob Gyn Ode General

Position Description
This position produces two dimensional ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by Physician in diagnosis of disease and study of malfunction of organs. Work is performed under usual clinic and office conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Requires a high degree of contact with patients and physicians.

Requisition ID
15338BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
* Selects equipment for use in ultra sound setup according to specifications of examination. * Explains process to patient, and instructs and assists patient in assuming physical position for examination. * Selects transducer and adjusts equipment controls according to organ to be examined, depth of field, and other specifications of test. * Keys test data and patient information into computer of ultrasound equipment to maintain record of test results. * Moves transducer, by hand, over specified area of body and observes sound wave display screen to monitor quality of ultrasonic pattern produced. * Starts equipment which produces images of internal organs and records diagnostic data on magnetic tape computer disk, strip printout, or film. * Photographs images of organs shown on display module or removes printout from equipment, to obtain permanent record of internal examination. * Discusses test results with supervisor or attending Physician. * Maintains daily patient and text logs. * Assists physician(s) with ultrasound guided procedures. * Takes call on rotational basis according to schedule.

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
16.89

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
Midland

Campus
HSC - Permian Basin

Department
Ob Gyn Ode General

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Technical/Paraprofessional

Occasional Duties
As directed by supervisor. 

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
+Education:+ A minimum of an Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in a medical or related field. +License/Certification:+ Eligible for RDMS registry. +Experience:+ At least one year of related experience.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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