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Come join us at Henrico Doctors Hospital! The Forest Campus is a 340-bed acute care facility located in Richmond, VA that is part of the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) family. HCA 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 heart and stroke care, women's health—including high-risk pregnancies, maternity and neonatal intensive care—orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We are also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants—through the Virginia Transplant Center—and we lead the state in minimally invasive procedures, having performed more DA Vinci® robotic-assisted surgeries than any other facility in Virginia.
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 for one of Richmond's preeminent facilities? Are you a patient centric professional who embodies HCA's mission to commit to the care and improvement of human life? If you are proactive, goal-oriented team player who is capable of working independently this full-time Perinatal Sonographer position is perfect for you!
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, sonohysterography, 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.
Flexibly rotate through all HCA Market Perinatal Centers as needed to maintain staffing levels that accommodate patient volumes.
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 Cidex or Trophon systems. Maintain daily quality control for infection control requirements.
Perform all necessary computer operations including reporting and billing functions (Viewpoint, PACS, Meditech, and hPF).
Maintain a clean work area by following infection control protocols and sterile techniques
- Maintain supplies for all examinations. Assist with annual supply inventory.
HCA is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include 178 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. HCA is ranked number 63 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently recognized for being one of the “Worlds Most Admired Companies” and “World's Most Ethical companies”
QualificationsEXPERIENCE 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 EDUCATION 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. LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers – OB/GYN certification* Fetal Echocardiography certification** NTQR certified for Nuchal Translucency/Nasal Bone*** CLEAR certified for Cervical Length**** Current CPR certification* *REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF HIRE **REQUIRED WITHIN 18 MONTHS OF HIRE *** REQUIRED WITHIN 3 MONTHS OF HIRE ****REQUIRED WITHIN 6 MONTHS OF HIRE
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