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Casual Ultrasound Technologist

Location: 

Vancouver, British Columbia, CA

Req ID:  22387
Jobs by Category:  Health
Job Function:  Health Solutions
Status:  Casual
Schedule:  Seasonal

Description

 

Status: Casual (on-need basis)
Location: 900 Hastings St W, Suite 800, Vancouver, British Columbia

 

Join our team

 

Who is TELUS Health - Care Centres? 

 

We are a national network of renowned medical professionals dedicated to identifying health risks, inspiring positive lifestyle choices and improving patient outcomes. We have one of the largest networks of Care Centres in Canada.

 

Our commitment: Better healthcare options for everyone. We are leveraging the power of technology to provide Canadians with better health outcomes. Connecting health teams, streamlining workflows, and empowering patients to manage their health are just some of the ways our digital solutions promote collaboration and efficiency.

 

We are looking for enthusiastic, patient centric minded individuals who want to work in a collaborative, friendly and supportive environment. Join our team and help us shape the future of how Canadians engage with the healthcare ecosystem.

 

Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together

 

Under the direction of a Radiologist, the Ultrasound Technologist will perform a variety of ultrasound examinations (abdominal, pelvic, thyroid and superficial soft tissue mass) while observing patient safety practices. The successful candidate may also be trained and required to perform small test assessments (vision, audiometry and spirometry). You will also liaise with other clinic staff, physicians and administrators to ensure effective delivery of our services. This is a casual position and hours will vary depending on the clinic’s needs. 

 

Here’s how

 

  • Receive and complete requisitions, enter patient data into the diagnostic imaging information system and prepare patients for specific procedures
  • Gather and verify patient history and relevant information prior to beginning scan
  • Perform ultrasound procedures in accordance with regulatory body guidelines and TELUS’s policies
  • Ensure all necessary documentation is accurately completed for each scan 
  • Maintain current knowledge and understanding of PACS 
  • Maintain equipment and ensure a clean, organized and safe workspace 
  • Comply with patient safety and confidentiality policies 
  • Perform related clinical and administrative duties as necessary
  • Perform small tests (vision, audiometry, and spirometry) as necessary and when time allows

 

 

Qualifications

You're the missing piece of the puzzle

 

  • Completion of a recognized post-diploma sonography program, or equivalent
  • Current Sonography Canada registration in good standing
  • CPR and WHMIS certification(s) would be considered an asset
  • Previous experience with PACS and GE ultrasound equipment is beneficial 
  • Effective decision making skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as a member of a dynamic team
  • Commitment to providing high quality patient care and customer service is essential
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced environment and ability to work well under pressure
  • Training in phlebotomy would be considered an asset

 

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A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.  

Disclaimer:  In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.

 

 

 

 

Health

We’re looking for clinicians, programmers, product developers, sales and marketing people, customer support, and everyone in between. If you have a penchant for turning information into better health outcomes, then we want you to help us develop, implement and manage the most innovative healthcare solutions possible.

We are honoured to be recognized

21,166
Physicians using TELUS Health electronic medical records

6,300
Pharmacies using our pharmacy solutions

140 million+
Health claims processed using TELUS Health solutions

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.