Ultrasound Technologist, **FOR THE NEW FREE STANDING EMERGENCY DEPT IN SPANISH SPRINGS**Per Diem, Varied Shifts
Northern Nevada Health System
Location: SPARKS, Nevada
Internal Number: 170495-en-us
This Ultrasound opportunity is per diem and offers a convenient flexible schedule
When it comes to choosing a hospital, one thing is clear: quality and convenience count. Northern Nevada Medical Center's tradition of providing quality healthcare in a comfortable, accessible environment means peace of mind for the thousands of patients served by the hospital each year.
Northern Nevada Medical Center is a 124-bed acute care hospital located on 23 hillside acres at 2375 E. Prater Way in Sparks, Nevada.
NNMC Awarded Hospital Accreditation From The Joint Commission
NNMC was awarded its 9th consecutive ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes the hospital's efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer healthcare.
NNMC has received the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission in:
Advanced Total Hip & Total Knee Replacement
Advanced Primary Stroke Center
NNMC is also accredited by the Society of Cardiovascular Care for our Chest Pain Center!
Benefits for full and part time positions:
Challenging & rewarding work environment
Competitive compensation & generous paid time off
Excellent medical, dental, vision & prescription drug plans
401K with company match and discounted stock plan
Great voluntary benefits, i.e. discounts w/phone carriers & car insurance
Tuition Repayment Program
HealthStream online learning catalogue with plenty of free CEU courses
What we at Northern Nevada Medical Center value:
Compassion:We treat everyone with kindness and warmth because we genuinely care about every patient, employee and physician like they are family.
Empathy:We put ourselves in our patient’s shoes and deliver clinical care with a personalized touch.
Teamwork:We foster a caring and friendly work environment to bring the best possible outcomes in our patient’s lives.
Quality:We strive to provide excellence in clinical care.
Ethics:We conduct our business with the highest ethical and moral standards.
Respect:We promise to honor the dignity, individuality and rights of everyone.
Service Excellence:We provide personalized and professional service that exceeds the expectations of those we serve.
Innovation:We continually invest in technology and process improvements to develop new and better ways of delivering clinical care.
Position Summary:Performs two-dimensional ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for the diagnosis of disease and study of the malfunction of organs. Participates in CQI activities.
Bachelor of Science degree is preferred, but not required. One year of imaging experience. Prefer specific experience and training in Ultrasound. Registered or registry eligible with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. Current BLS certification. Willing to take call /standby in Ultrasound department and for NNMC as needed.
About Universal Health Services
One of the nation’s largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance, growing since its inception into a Fortune 500 corporation. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has 89,000 employees. Through its subsidiaries, UHS operates 28 acute care hospitals, 335 behavioral health facilities, 40 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points in 39 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.
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Be part of the healthcare system that is elevating healthcare … and elevating your career.
Northern Nevada Health System is a regional multi-facility system that has excelled at offering quality care to residents of the greater Truckee Meadows. We have many locations across the region and in our rural communities. Northern Nevada Medical Center, a 124-bed acute care hospital in Sparks, is our flagship provider. A second hospital, Sierra Medical Center, opened in 2022. It is the first full-service hospital built in the region in over a century.
We also provide primary care services and a wide range of specialty care through Northern Nevada Medical Group. Our providers have locations throughout Reno, Sparks, Fallon and Bishop to serve the community. In addition, patients can receive a variety of outpatient surgical services at Quail Surgical and Pain Management Center.