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Catholic Health Initiatives Sonographer in Council Bluffs, Iowa


At CHI Health Mercy Council Bluffs patients are at the heart of our care. Our campus is designed to heal the body mind and spirit of every person in a more comfortable less stressful hospital environment. Our full range of medical services include a new pavilion featuring enhancements in heart and vascular care surgery maternity cancer care and diagnostic imaging.


$10,000 sign-on bonus and $10,000 educational assistance available to external candidates!

  • Full Time Opportunity

  • Day Shifts, Tuesday - Friday 9am - 5:30pm

What you will do:

  • Proper assessment of the patient and their abilities to participate in ordered procedures. Provides a clear explanation of the procedure including; duration, process, and what to expect following completion

  • Selection of the proper equipment, setting correct technical factors, procedure protocols and gathering proper supplies prior to performance of the procedure. Obtains clear and complete history from the patient and or patient record and records that data into patient record to assist in image interpretation and future patient encounters

  • Is able to perform quality assessment of images obtained and is able to evaluate equipment issues and reports assessment to supervisor, manager or director

  • Ensures all equipment is in working order at the beginning of the day and prior to starting of a procedure

  • Is responsible to participate in and have a good understanding of all department, campus and system quality improvement projects



  • Currently enrolled in, or graduate of, a Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Radiology Technology program or graduate of a post-secondary allied health profession program and on-the-job training with registered sonographer

License and Certifications

  • BLS from the American Heart Association

  • ARDMS board certification within 6 months of hire

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Understands methods and is capable of performing venipuncture as required for position

  • Demonstrated ability to set and maintain multiple priorities in an environment with shifting priorities

  • Must be self-motivated, and able to take ownership of projects/assignments

  • Must be a team player with excellent follow-up and customer service skills

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and writing skills

  • Interpersonal skills in dealing with guests and team members

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Pay Range

$29.00 - $44.00 /hour

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.