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Specialty Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Role and Facility Information


Position Summary

The Medical Imaging department at Kelowna General Hospital is currently seeking a Sonographer to join our team of dedicated professionals. This is a relief position available until September 2022 or the return of the current incumbent. Days of work are rotating and shift times are days and evenings.

Our department is a busy regional department within a tertiary facility and regional trauma centre. KGH is a multi-building campus with Diagnostic Imaging services within several of the buildings. There are five ultrasound rooms in the main department and one room in the Emergency. Ultrasound operates 7 days a week (07:30 to 22:00 hours) with on-call until midnight. This position works rotating day and evening shifts.

The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer performs diagnostic ultrasound procedures/examinations and related duties working in collaboration with radiologists/cardiologists, physicians and other health care professionals.

Surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery, the thriving City of Kelowna (population approx. 125,000) is situated on the eastern shores of Lake Okanagan in the South Central Region of British Columbia. It is the largest city in the area and boasts all of the amenities of a major centre including fine dining, unique shops and a vibrant arts and culture scene. Wine tours, golfing, skiing, boating, swimming and camping are among the many recreational activities enjoyed by residents here in the Okanagan Valley.

All of our sites are connected through our regional Picture Archive and Communication System (PACS) integrated into our single Electronic Health Record providing real-time patient histories anywhere within Interior Health. We have clinical advisory groups that are working together to ensure best practice throughout Interior Health.

Our benefits package includes:
• 4 weeks vacation
• Insurance premiums 100% paid by Interior Health
• Medical Services Plan
• Extended Health Coverage
• Dental Health Coverage
• Pension Plan

Be part of our dynamic team! To explore an exciting new career opportunity, apply online today!

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination order and selected applicant(s) must comply.

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Kelowna

Glistening water below lush mountains, dotted with parks frame the Okanagan's largest and liveliest population centre; Kelowna. Okanagan Lake is the perfect place to sail, kayak, or relax on the beach. Rolling greens offer world class golfing, minutes away from spectacular hiking and biking trails. In the winter enjoy ski resorts and skating rinks right at your fingertips. Decorated with heritage buildings and modern architecture, Kelowna offers something for everyone with orchards, vineyards and all the amenities of a major centre. From restaurants, and shops, to art galleries, live music and theatre, this city has it all. Come and experience our four seasons playground and see why life is better here.

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