About Inova Inova is Northern Virginia's leading nonprofit healthcare provider, recognized in 2019 and 2020 by U.S. News & World Report, which named Inova Fairfax Hospital the #1 hospital in the Washington, DC region. Each of Inova's five hospitals holds a 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), distinguishing Inova as the highest-rated large health system in the U.S., and the only system to have all hospitals receive five stars. All five Inova hospitals were awarded 'A' grades for the spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, recognizing Inova's achievements in protecting patients from harm and providing safer healthcare. Inova Fairfax Medical Campus was named to the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list, ranking in the top 10 nationwide among Major Teaching Hospitals. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time, every touch - to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova's 18,000 team members serve more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Inova is home to Northern Virginia's only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,936 licensed beds. More information and statistics about Inova can be found at www.inova.org .
Inova Alexandria Hospital is the oldest continuously operating community hospital in Virginia. During the hospital's history, we have continuously enhanced our facility and services to offer the latest treatments and technologies, earning us recognition. Join Inova Alexandria Hospital as a full-time Registered Diagnostic Sonographer in the Antenatal Testing Center! Don't miss the opportunity to be a part of the organization and Hospital, recognized for excellence and innovation. Get your foot in the door with Inova, apply today!
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Ability to explain technical procedures and results to patients in a user-friendly manner
Ability to calm patients who may be nervous about the procedure
Ability to use correct body mechanics to assist patients appropriately.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Ability to multi-task efficiently and effectively
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, management and peers.
Provides clinical services according to specialized ultrasound practice standards and acts as a resource to students, nurses, fellows and other technologists, to ensure optimal department functions
Administers sound patient care practices according to hospital and department policies and procedures, to ensure the safety of the patients
Demonstrates safety for patients, staff and self as outlined in department protocols and regulatory guidelines, to ensure the safety of patients and staff
Maintains equipment, exam rooms and work areas in a neat and safe condition, to ensure the safety of the patients and employees
Completes ancillary tasks to ensure efficient and consistent departmental operations
Internal Number: 57008BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.