Questcare, a division of Envision Physician Services, is seeking a Regional Emergency Ultrasound Director.
Duties of the Regional Emergency Ultrasound Director
The most consistent indicator of quality for a successful clinical ultrasound program is the identification of an emergency ultrasound program director. Introducing ultrasound technology to emergency care is a significant commitment by both the emergency department and the physician group in order to develop consistent and clinically useful ultrasound examinations.
Available to review applications for US privileges at all facilities as needed
Available to the Credentials Committee as needed or requested to review applications and answer questions
Assist the facility medical director in working with the Medical Staff Office to develop any new credentialing/privileging documents
Coordinates the training programs for existing members of the group
Serves as a resource to facility medical directors and ultrasound directors
Organizes periodic CME in topics of clinical ultrasound
Organizes required education/training and ongoing education that is part of the credentialing and privileging process
Serves as a resource to physicians for education and training opportunities
Establish a quality program to monitor proficiency
Provides proctoring to newly trained physicians as needed
Provides oversight of documentation for ultrasound procedures and image management
Coordinates with designated hospital personnel the selection and purchase of the equipment and probes
Serves as a resource to the medical director / facility US director to ensure an effective equipment maintenance program is in place
Serves as a resource to the medical director / facility US director to collaborate with ED nursing leadership to oversee an effective cleaning program
Serves as a resource to the medical director / facility US director to collaborate with ED nursing leadership to ensure necessary supplies are in stock and ordered to meet demands of the program
Serves as a resource to the medical director / facility US director to ensure all members of the physician group are trained to their level of responsibilities for storage; supply use; cleaning and care of the equipment and probes.
Envision Physician Services (www.envisionphysicianservices.com) is a multi-specialty provider group and healthcare management team that provides anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgical services, and women’s and children’s health services to more than 900 facilities in 48 states. Envision Physician Services brings together EmCare and Sheridan Healthcare as one organization, allowing us to provide a greater scope of service than any other national physician group.
We invest in our 25,200 clinicians, providing them with the tools, resources and technologies they need to deliver high-quality patient care. This infrastructure includes quality and performance reporting, operational support, dedicated lean process improvement teams and risk management resources.
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