Lehigh Valley Health Network - Fleetwood, PA

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Passion. It’s what drives everyone at Lehigh Valley Health Network to create one of America’s best hospitals and one of the nation’s top places to work. It’s been the heart of our story for more than 100 years. Our employees have a passion to continually go the extra mile to create a healthier community. Lehigh Valley Health Network is consistently recognized among America's best health networks and has been recognized three times as a Magnet hospital for national nursing excellence.

Our people make Lehigh Valley Health Network a great place to work. Join us in applying for our Ultrasonographer position.

Job Description: Performs a variety of ultrasound examinations using established procedures with some room for individual judgment based on circumstances and patients clinical condition.

Effective December 9, 2013 LVHN will begin testing all newly hired employees for nicotine and nicotine metabolites at the time of the pre-placement physical assessment to verify their response to the nicotine use question in the pre-placement medical form. The use of nicotine is not an automatic disqualifier of employment with LVHN.

Minimum Requirements: Minimum six months clinical experience in ultrasound. Experience in abdominal, small parts, peripheral vascular doppler. Graduate of approved CAHEA school of ultrasonography or hospital based two (2) year program. Member in good standing ARDMS, Must have a general understanding and working knowledge of a wide variety of personnel such as patients, family, physicians, nurses, students, etc. Must be able to deal effectively and ethically with medical and confidential information relating to patients, families, physicians, and nursing personnel. Must be able to function independently and competently. Must present a professional relationship with co-workers and medical staff. BLS certification, RDMS

Influenza vaccination will be required for all personnel working within LVHN, who have patient contact, unless medically contraindicated or due to a bonafide religious belief or practice.

Preferred Qualifications:

Licensure and Certifications: ARDMS, BLS, RDMS

LVHN is committed to the belief that each individual is entitled to equal employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status designated by federal, state, or local law.

Consistent with our mission to improve the health of our community, and in response to increasing evidence of health and safety risks associated with tobacco use and exposure to second-hand smoke, smoking and all tobacco use is prohibited in all hospitals buildings owned, leased or rented by LVHN.

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