Job Description

LVHN-Pocono · Ultrasound
206 E Brown St, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Professional Clinical
Per Diem Status, Multiple Shifts, Variable
Posted 08/27/2021
Req # 30469
Union: N/A
Imagine a career at one of the nation’s most advanced health networks.
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report for 23 consecutive years. We’re a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored five times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes in our Lehigh Valley region. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, Lehigh Valley Hospital- Hazleton, and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono each received an ‘A’ grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group in 2020, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN’s commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.
Whether you’re considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.
Job Summary:
Performs with latitude for independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative, Diagnostic Ultrasound exams and invasive procedures of designated anatomy to physician specifications and established protocols. May participate in call rotations, as necessary.

Education – Required:

  • Specialized Diploma Graduate of approved CAHEA school of diagnostic medical sonography or certification program. In good standing with the ARDMS.

Education – Preferred:

  • Associate’s Degree Diagnostic Medical Sonography or
  • Bachelor’s Degree Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Experience – Required:

  • 1 year clinical experience in ultrasound
  • 1 year abdominal, GYN, peripheral vascular doppler experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities – Required:

  • Ability to deal effectively and ethically with medical and confidential information relating to patients, families, physicians, and nursing personnel.
  • Ability to function independently and competently.
  • Ability to maintain professional relationship with co-workers and medical staff.
  • Knowledge of a wide variety of personnel such as patients, family, physicians, nurses, and students.
  • Knowledge necessary to ensure that the assessment, treatment, and care are appropriate to the age of patients served ranging in age from neonates to geriatrics.

Certifications – Required:

  • RDMS – Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Upon Hire and
  • Health Services\BCLS – Basic Life Support within 30 Days

Licensure – Preferred:

  • RVT – Registered Vascular Technologist
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.

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