At Centurion, our dedication to making a difference and our passionate team of the best and the brightest healthcare employees has made us one of the leaders of the correctional health industry. Whether you are
driven by purpose and impact or on journey of professional growth, our opportunities can offer both. Centurion is proud to be the provider of healthcare services to the Tennessee Department of Correction. Today we
employ over 7,000 of the best and brightest healthcare professionals across 16 states.
We are currently seeking Full-Time Ultrasound Technician/Travel LPN to join our Team at Regional Office located in Nashville, Tennessee.
This positions reports directly to the Ultrasound Technician/RN4 for the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC).
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a motivated healthcare professional, who has the ability to work Independently within a supportive friendly team to take up a newly created position within the health services department. The post holder will provide coverage for the Ultrasound Clinics and will be required to explain, undertake and disseminate results about the procedure and will therefore require excellent communication skills and good attention to detail. The post holder must be flexible, work well under pressure within all facilities and demonstrate a desire to learn.
Knowledge of liver disease Is desirable but not essential as training will be given. Fibro-scanning is a 20 minute non-invasive, painless assessment that furthermore does not require an Inpatient admission and gives 'real time' results. The patients' liver may be assessed In ambulatory care rather than hospital, and the availability of portable machines increases the flexibility for this service to be provided In the most convenient location for patients as well as within the inpatient ward environment Early assessment of and diagnosis of liver disease and complex multi-system disease are key outcomes.
The ideal candidate is an experienced professional who has an interest in abdominal and liver sonography. He or she will also communicate clearly and frequently with our team to ensure the highest level of care for our patients.
Ultrasound Technician/LPN responsibilities and duties