Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (Ultrasound)


University Health Network

The University Health Network, where “above all else, the needs of patients come first," encompasses Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, and the Michener Institute of Education. The breadth of research, the complexity of the cases treated, and the magnitude of its educational enterprise have made UHN a national and international resource for patient care, research, and education. With a long tradition of ground breaking firsts and a purpose of “Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery, and learning," the University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together over 16,000 employees, more than 1,200 physicians, 8,000+ students, and many volunteers. UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world.


Toronto, Canada


Performs ultrasound imaging procedures in UHN and Sinai Health main ultrasound departments and/or Emergency Departments, as required
Operates, troubleshoots and ensures functioning of ultrasound, medical imaging and ancillary equipment
Prepares written and electronic reports required to document all procedures and test results. Participates in teaching, educational, safety and quality improvement programs/activities
Performs other related patient care responsibilities to facilitate the provision of optimal patient care


Certification by Sonography Canada, or equivalent based on grandfathering program at the time of sonography regulation in Ontario
Current registration with the CMRITO and fulfilling the annual required continuing education as per CMRITO
Completion of a BCLS program, Level II: Basic Rescuer certification, with maintenance of certification
Current membership with Sonography Canada, preferred
Registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB) and Abdomen (AB), preferred
Ability to demonstrate sensitivity towards patients in a challenging situation
Demonstrated strong inter-professional and collaborative approach to practice
Demonstrated good judgement to ensure work is always performed in the best interest and safety of the patient and the team
Ability to work accurately, safely, and efficiently in a fast paced, high patient volume setting, especially how to accommodate unexpected situations
Ability to learn new skills, and adapt to process changes

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37.5 hours per week


$38.39 to $47.99 per hour


Job Posting REF #1098E
Union: Non-Union
Site: Toronto General Hospital
Department: Joint Department of Medical Imaging, Ultrasound
Reports to: Manager, Ultrasound
Work Model: On-Site
Grade: B0:07
Shifts: Variable 24/7
Status: Casual
Closing Date: Until Filled



Allegra Barss

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Allegra Barss


190 Elizabeth St


(416) 340-3111



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