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- Raleigh, North Carolina
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- 19 May 2023
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The Private Diagnostic Clinic (PDC) of Duke Health is the world-class, multi-specialty physician practice comprised of 120 clinics located throughout North Carolina. The PDC recruits the top physicians and employees and retains them by offering competitive salaries and benefits and a supportive work environment where passion and purpose connect.
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We are seeking a MFM SONOGRAPHER for Duke Perinatal Raleigh located in Raleigh, NC to serve as a medical imaging professional performing diagnostic examinations using sonography. Typical location will be in Raleigh, however occasional assignments may include coverage at offices in Cary and Durham, NC. Typical work hours are , Monday-Friday. No "on call" required.
WE INVITE YOU TO APPLY IF:
You are compassionate, patient, and have top notch interpersonal skills and your goal is to promote patient's well-being through exceptional care.
You are detail oriented, conscientious and take pride in ensuring accuracy in your work.
You are collaborative and excited to be part of a care team.
You possess ARDMS certification in Ob/Gyn. Certification in Fetal Echocardiography a plus.
Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic OB/GYN ultrasound examinations independently.
Uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record, and adapt procedures as appropriate to anatomical, pathological, diagnostic information and images.
Uses independent judgment during the sonographic exam to accurately differentiate between normal and pathologic findings.
Analyzes sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and communicates findings to the physician.
Assume responsibility for the safety, mental and physical comfort of patients while they are in the sonographer's care. Communicate effectively with the patient and the health care team, recognizing the special nature of sonographic examinations and patient's needs.
Assist with the daily operations of the nursing department; maintain ultrasound equipment, work area and supplies. Assist in teaching of ultrasound technology to new physicians, residents, and fellows. Reports equipment failures to the appropriate supervisor or staff member.
Graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) is required (may substitute with ARDMS certification on or before December 31, 2000) and BLS is required.
Must obtain ARDMS OB/GYN certification within 18 months of employment.
Bachelor of Science degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography is desirable.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
independently performs Obstetric (all trimesters) & gyn
experience with clinical 3-dimentional imaging
Experience in advanced cardiac and fetal doppler imaging
excellent communication skills
ability to anticipate needs and prioritize care in a fast-paced environment
ability to function autonomously within standards of care and protocols established
ability to establish a rapport and build trust with patients who have a high-level of anxiety and stress related to their exams.
Certain jobs in the Private Diagnostic Clinic may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
The Private Diagnostic Clinic is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
The PDC aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description
- Job Reference: 1010170340-2
- Date Posted: 19 May 2023
- Recruiter: PRIVATE DIAGNOSTIC CLINIC PLLC
- Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent