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Ultrasound Technologist - Perinatal

Job ID: 97918 Date posted: October 09, 2019

  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital
  • Ultrasound - Perinatal
  • Radiology Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Per Diem

Responsibilities

Summary

The Ultrasound Technologist – Perinatal obtains high-quality images and performs various exams according to Imaging Department protocols and guidelines.  Will perform scans with top-of-the-line equipment for quality obstetrical images reviewed by Perinatologist, ASOB GYN reporting system and verifies correct charges with Perinatologist in a timely manner.  Works in tandem with other sonographers to ensure scheduled patients and INPT add-ons are accommodated.  The Ultrasound Technologist is supported by a Health Care Partner and receptionist and reports to Supervisor.

The Perinatal Ultrasound department is located within the Women’s Center at Sharp Grossmont Hospital.  This position will be responsible for the specialty of Perinatal Ultrasonography.  We run 3 rooms with state of the art imaging equipment sent and stored in PACS, and utilize the ASOB GYN reporting system.  Our staff is highly trained and certified to meet the needs of San Diego Community.  The sonographers work closely with the Perinatologist Physicians who are dedicated to providing the highest quality care to moms-to-be and their infant(s).  The team of highly skilled maternal-fetal medicine specialists (Perinatologists), look forward to working closely with the patients and the obstetricians to optimize the pregnancy outcome.  We work in a collaborative team environment which continues to grow and strive to give the best care possible while meeting the diverse needs of our patients and family members.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 542 beds.  The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health.  In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices.  This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Location

This position is located in La Mesa, in San Diego County

 
Hours
8 hour shifts; Per Diem position to work Day Shift; 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; no weekends
 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • RDMS certification by ARDMS
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers by the American Heart Association
  • Knowledge of perinatal ultrasonography procedures
 

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Two or more years’ Perinatal ultrasonography experience
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish or Arabic)

Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

 

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

 

Keywords: Ultrasound Technologist, Diagnostic sonographer perinatology 

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