Lakeland Regional Health is a nationally recognized healthcare system located in central Florida. Our 849-bed Lakeland Campus is one of the largest hospitals in the state and operates the nation's busiest emergency department.
Organizational Highlights: Award-winning workplace State-of-the-art technology/treatments Growth and Opportunity Employee-centric Comprehensive benefits 100 years of stability
If you are a leader in your own right, join us as: Sonographer-OB/GYN
Lakeland Regional Health takes pride in the fantastic team of trauma and critical care nurses that run our Intensive Care Units. Lakeland Regional Health's ICU nurses primarily treat patients from Polk, Highlands, and Hardee counties while also covering the surrounding areas. LRH has a department for any ICU interest that a nurse may have, from the Surgical Intensive Care Unit to the Prenatal Intensive Care Unit. Nurses with CCRN certifications would be a fantastic fit for the job, along with nurses with prior experience in acute critical care facilities. If working in an intense, fast-paced environment interests you, please consider the following opportunity:
The Sonographer-OB/GYN will assess, plan, implement and evaluate ultrasound services consistent with professional practice standards to optimize patient outcomes and promote interdisciplinary communication. He/she is responsible to practice within their scope of licensure in accordance with approved policies, procedures and protocols. Non-invasive studies are conducted according to provider directives using training in ultrasound scanning techniques and applying knowledge of cardiovascular disease. Results are documented into the electronic patient health record and communicated to provider.
Detailed responsibilities: People At The Heart Of All We Do
Fosters an inclusive and engaged environment through teamwork and collaboration.
Ensures patients and families have the best possible experiences across the continuum of care.
Communicates appropriately with patients, families, team members, and our community in a manner that treasures all people as uniquely created.
Compile information that is gathered during sonographic procedures, selects and records representative images demonstrating normal anatomy and/or variants and/or pathological conditions.
Able to select the appropriate images to scan based on providers orders.
Able to correctly position patients for optimal scanning of testing area. Able to identify scanning parameters needed for optimal and concise studies for effective physician interpretation.
Engage safety and infection control standards at all times to prevent cross-contamination with patients.
Assists with scheduling to ensure smooth patient flow and optimal use of equipment.
Role models through professional development, continuous learning, and improvement of competence in the practice Echocardiography.
Qualifications & Experience
Graduate of an accredited program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
One year Diagnostic Medical Vascular Sonography imaging experience.
Current Certification by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) in more than one specialty.
American Heart Association BLS certification
Interested candidates should email their resume and salary requirements to: careers@myLRH.org
Lakeland Regional Health is a large, globally recognized, award winning, integrated healthcare system located in Central Florida. Our Award Winning Workplace has achieved best workplace awards from Forbes, Becker's, and Gallup (among only 40 organizations world-wide); achieved "Most Wired Advance" Hospital (among only 16 hospitals in the nation); and earned a Leap Frog "A" Safety Rating. As we continue to grow we are completing the addition of a $275M eight story, 170 bed, Women's & Children's Pavilion on our main Lakeland Campus. Lakeland Regional Health is improving lives every day through safe and exceptional care, prevention and wellness, education and discovery.
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Lakeland Regional Health is committed to providing patient-focused, health care services while continuing to improve the quality of care to our patients, families, guests and physicians.
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We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.