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Your Opportunity:

The Ultrasound Department at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre is offering the exciting opportunity for you to become a regular full time employee with this team and develop your sonography skills in a dynamic, acute care setting. The RDRHC is the largest hospital in the central zone and contributes to the critical care for patients with high levels of acuity. As the Diagnostic Sonographer I, your responsibilities will include, excellent patient care, skilled technical abilities in obtaining diagnostic ultrasound images, collaboration with Radiologists, fellow sonographers and other medical and support staff. You will be providing care and participating with the technical impression reviews for both routine and critical patients. Your participation in ongoing educational aspirations is encouraged; this includes attending meetings, conferences, in-services and professional development programs.


As a Diagnostic Sonographer I, you will perform a variety of standardized and complex ultrasound services for the diagnosis and tracking of disease and pathology. Your responsibilities include preparing the patient for examination, reviewing patient history, explaining procedures, obtaining ultrasound images of diagnostic quality, and takes initial action to resolve abnormal findings. You will assist with diagnosis, clinical intervention and patient management all while ensuring a high level of patient care and safety. Your work may include assisting Radiologists and Cardiologists, Perinatologists and other medical staff with special procedures where required.

  • Classification: Diagnostic Sonographer I
  • Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
  • Department: CZ RD REG HOSP Ultrasound
  • Primary Location: Red Deer Regional Hospital
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 1.00
  • Posting End Date: 31-JUL-2018
  • Employee Class: Regular Full Time
  • Date Available: 10-AUG-2018
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 10
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Evenngs, Weekends,On Call
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $39.27
  • Maximum Salary: $50.64
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Completion of extended diploma from an accredited ultrasound program or completion of certification in Diagnostic Sonography from an accredited program. Active or eligible for registration with Sonography Canada and Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic & Therapeutic Technologists (ACMDTT). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Healthcare Provider (BCLS-HCP). American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) registration may be considered for designations not offered by Sonography Canada.

Additional Required Qualifications:

As Required

Preferred Qualifications:

As Required

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.


Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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