Cigna PRN Ultrasound Tech (Phoenix - East Valley Locations) in Tempe, Arizona
This position is to create a pipeline of candidates to consider for future opportunities
Under the supervision of the Medical Imaging Supervisor and the Radiologist; the US Technologist performs a variety of US imaging procedures. Employee utilizes appropriate knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the Medical Imaging needs of all patients.
Clinical Responsibilities and Essential Functions
Follows departmental policies and procedures, government guidelines and accrediting regulations:
Performs imaging procedures
Performs equipment quality control
Provides Clean and safe work environment for patients and staff
Maintains accurate documentation and records
Completes appropriate paperwork and worksheets as required
Assumes responsibility for critiquing images and documentation of patient history
Effectively communicates and coordinates patient procedures and care to the patient, with the radiologist(s) and other staff as appropriate.
Maintain orderliness, cleanliness and sterile technique in compliance with established Universal Precautions.
Maintains patient confidentiality per HIPAA guidelines and CMG policy.
When applicable, prepares/instructs patient about contrast media and examination technique. Administers contrast media effectively and safely per established procedures.
Attends departmental meetings and mandatory in-services. Is responsible for maintaining current licensure/certification for state and national boards, as well as meeting continuing education requirements.
Is flexible in changing work hours and willingly accepts other assigned duties to meet departmental needs.
Supports a teamwork environment, demonstrates professional behavior, and provides excellent internal and external customer service
Knowledge of accreditation regulations
NOTE: The above is not intended to describe the general content of and requirements of this position and are not intended to be and exhaustive statement of duties. Specific tasks or responsibilities will be documented as outlined by the incumbent’s immediate supervisor.
Current BCLS CPR certification
Two years’ experience working in US preferred
Vascular US experience and certification preferred
Graduate of an approved ARDMS or RDMS school required
Current ARDMS, RDMS or ARRT US certification required
Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.
When you work with Cigna, you’ll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people’s lives while working together to make the world a healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.
Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.
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