We are seeking a full-time MFM Sonographer who will be responsible for the work in an office environment under the direct supervision of a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist to diagnose obstetric conditions. Ultrasound examinations include a variety of conditions ranging from routine OB/GYN to fetal anatomy survey, Doppler studies, biophysical profile, and endovaginal scans.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education:
High School diploma or GED preferred.
Current certification as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in Obstetrics and Gynecology (RDMS OB/GYN) Preferred
American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) Principles Required
Nuchal Translucency Certification Preferred
Current CPR certification required
At least 2 years in an accredited Allied Health Educational Program and one-year on-the-job training in ultrasonography, or completion of an approved Ultrasonography educational program.
1-2 years OB/GYN experience and/or training with graduate sonographer
Experience with electronic medical records preferred.
Essential Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated proficiency with all tasks on the most current OB/GYN competency list.
Able to work independently and as a part of a team as well have thorough knowledge of high-risk conditions.
Knowledge of Medical Terminology
Fluency in English and Spanish is a plus (speak, read and write)
Demonstrate computer/keyboard proficiency and Experience with Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint as evaluated by skills testing. Typing speed 45-60 preferred.
Demonstrates knowledge of compliance issues within the community clinic environment.
Complies with HIPAA policies.
Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to be sensitive with persons of various social, cultural, economic and educational backgrounds.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Strong organizational skills with ability to prioritize
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Good judgment, problem solving and decision-making skills. While performing the duties of this job, this position is frequently required to do the following:
The sonographer is responsible for daily operations of the patient schedule, equipment maintenance, report of equipment failures, and quality assessment (QA).
Use standard office equipment and access, input, and retrieve information from a computer.
Communicate effectively in person in a manner which can be understood by those with whom the person is speaking, including a diverse population.
Give and follow verbal and written instructions with attention to detail and accuracy.
Perform complex mental functions; collect, interpret, and/or analyze complex data and information.
Sit or stand for minimum periods of one hour at a time and come and go from the work area repeatedly throughout the day.
Lift up to 30 pounds
Employment Type: Full – Time (40 hours per week) M-F (8:00 am – 5:00 pm); may require over-time on occasion.
Valley Perinatal and Genetics is the county's full-time practice specializing in high risk pregnancies. If you’re looking for a high quality of life just 45 minutes from Sacramento, and 1-1/2 to San Francisco, consider joining our team! We offer an excellent salary and benefits package. We are seeking a positive, professional Registered Ultrasound Technician. Join the team and make an impact!
Internal Number: MFM
About Valley Perinatal & Genetics Diagnostic Center Medical Group, Inc.
Valley Perinatal and Genetics is the county's full-time practice specializing in high risk pregnancies. We are located in Stockton and Lodi, CA conveniently located in the Central Valley.