Allied Health Careers at Lifespan

Ultrasound Technologist Job

Job Number: LPG16385

Job Title: Ultrasound Technologist

Department: OBGYN Associates WMC - 8052570

Facility: Lifespan Physician Group, Inc. - Providence

Location: Providence, RI

ARDMS certification or eligibility required. Must acquire ARDMS certification within 24 months of graduation from accredited program to maintain site accreditation from the American College of Radiology. Must have OB certification or eligible. Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span, with consideration of aging processes, human development st s, and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.

If working for MFM, must have Level II OB experience with NT certificate.

EXPERIENCE:

One year of progressive OB ultrasound experience preferred. Analytical skills to determine best method of obtaining the desired diagnostic results. Interpersonal skills to deal effectively with patients who may be under physical and/or emotional stress, as well as with staff members and physicians.


The Ultrasound Technologist OB reports to the OB/GYN Physician Director and the Director of Imaging Operations. Under general supervision, performs diagnostic procedures to assist the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of illness and injury, by using ultrasound equipment, which uses the principles of sonography to produce images, giving size and depth of the tissue being studied. Fosters patient and family centered care and nursing services in accordance with Lifespan and The Lifespan Physician Group’s mission, vision, values, with consideration of the life span, including all developmental stages as well as cultural patterns.