Come join us at East Cooper Maternal Fetal Medicine! Tenet is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!
As part of our full range of healthcare services, we specialize in women's healthï¿½including high-risk pregnancies, maternity and neonatal intensive care. We also bring national leadership and recognition in Maternal Fetal Medicine through our providers.
Are you a Perinatal Sonographer with at least one year of experience in an OB/GYN or maternal-fetal medicine setting? Would you like to work in a supportative and empowering environment? If youï¿½re proactive, goal oriented team player with the ability to work independently this Perinatal Sonographer position is perfect for you! East Cooper Medical Center is proud to offer great leadership, a nurturing environment, many opportunities for growth and development, competitive pay and great benefits.
The responsibilities of the Perinatal Sonographer include, but are not limited to:
Perform detailed fetal anatomic exams, fetal echocardiography, Doppler studies, biophysical profiles, nuchal translucency exams, 3D/4D imaging studies, and gynecological exams; including transabdominal and transvaginal procedures.
Assist Maternal-Fetal Medicine physicians with invasive procedures; including amniocentesis, fetal intrauterine transfusion, amnio-reduction, amniocentesis, chorionic villus sampling, and other invasive procedures as indicated.
Prepare patients; collect relevant clinical information for completion of accurate procedures.
Demonstrate effective communication with maternal-fetal medicine specialists, to include concise and organized case presentation.
Perform patient care and daily tasks with a team approach. Interact with administrative staff, nursing staff, genetic counselors and maternal-fetal medicine specialists in a manner that promotes continuity of patient care.
Participate in maintenance of AIUM accreditation.
Participate in Perinatal Center quality assurance program by performing audits of ultrasound studies on a quarterly basis as assigned.
Attend and participate in mandatory departmental meetings. Attend and participate in departmental conference calls as needed.
Prepare, utilize, and manage ultrasound equipment. Recognize significant diagnostic information in order to maintain proper functionality.
Perform proper high-level disinfection of endovaginal probes using Trophon systems. Maintain daily quality control for infection control requirements.
Perform all necessary computer operations including reporting and billing functions (Viewpoint, Athena).
Maintain a clean work area by following infection control protocols and sterile techniques
Maintain supplies for all examinations. Assist with annual supply inventory.
REQUIRED: Minimum of 1 year as a staff sonographer
PREFERRED: 3 years as a sonographer in an Ob/Gyn or perinatal/maternal-fetal medicine setting
REQUIRED: Graduate of an accredited Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist program and competently cross-trained in ultrasound and/or graduate of an accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography program. Responsible for maintaining annual certification.
American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers ï¿½
Fetal Echocardiography certification**
NTQR certified for Nuchal Translucency/Nasal Bone***
CLEAR certified for Cervical Length****
Current CPR certification*
*REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF HIRE
**IDEAL WITHIN 18 MONTHS OF HIRE
*** REQUIRED WITHIN 3 MONTHS OF HIRE
****REQUIRED WITHIN 6 MONTHS OF HIRE
Primary Location: Daniel Island, South Carolina
Facility: EAST COOPER PHYS PRACT
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905024375
About EAST COOPER PHYS PRACT
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.