Sanford Health Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Women's Health - Ultrasound in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Diagnostic Medical Sonographer | Women's Health - Ultrasound | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : WOMEN'S HEALTH - ULTRASOUND

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for performing ultrasounds in a professional and diagnostic manner. Uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify and record appropriate anatomical, pathological, and diagnostic images The sonographer must thoroughly understand the operation of the ultrasound machine and utilize new technologies. Establishes and maintains ethical working relationships and good rapport with patients and all organizational staff. Maintains a high standard of medical ethics at all times and is self-motivated to increase the level of understanding and knowledge of the sonography field. Has the knowledge and ability to observe/evaluate and participate in the educational processes of Sonography and Radiologic Technology students when appropriate. Assists when necessary with the maintenance of accreditation requirements and processes. The sonographer must adhere to safety and infection control policies established by Sanford. Must understand age-related protocols for various testing.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

This is a Full Time, 64 hour per pay period position in the Women's Health Ultrasound Diagnostic Center. Office hours are 7 am - 5:30 pm. Will include call at Sanford USD Medical Center on Labor and Delivery for nights, weekends and holidays. Will also be responsible for providing ultrasound outreach services.

DEPARTMENT DETAILS

Individual will be responsible for performing quality ultrasound exams in a fast pace, high volume clinic. Scans include all forms of OB/GYN exams. Will also work closely with Maternal-Fetal Medicine physicians performing high risk OB exams, including multiples, Dopplers and invasive procedures, this includes rotation on Labor and Delivery at hospital.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must be actively registered by the ARDMS or ARRT (subspecialty preferably in Obstetrics/Gynecology ) as a registered sonographer or the registry eligible. If registry eligible, must obtain registration with ARDMS or ARRT within six months of hire date. Failure to pass the board exam within 6 months will result in termination. If the employee fails the registry exam two consecutive times, the employee's performance must be evaluated. If the employee performs his/her job satisfactorily, he/she may take the examination a third time. Failure to pass the board exam on the third attempt will result in termination. Must have valid Driver's License. High school diploma or GED is required. Graduate of a Radiology Technology or Allied Health Sciences program. Previous experience in Ultrasound, particularly in OB/GYN scanning preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req20594