Perinatal Sonographer - Battle Building Fetal Care Center
Job ID: R0040419 | Radiology | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Perinatology Sonographer 2 is a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer professional that is qualified by professional credentialing and academic and clinical experience to provide diagnostic patient care services using ultrasound and related diagnostic procedures to high-risk obstetric patients. The scope of practice of the Diagnostic Medical Sonographer includes those procedures, acts, and processes permitted by law, for which the individual has received education and clinical experience, has demonstrated competency, and has completed the appropriate ARDMS certification, which is the standard of practice in obstetrical ultrasound. This individual maintains a high standard of medical ethics at all times and is self-motivated to increase her/his level of understanding and knowledge of the field, disease, and new procedures as they evolve.
  • Performance of sonography
  • Equipment use and maintenance
  • Documentation and reporting
  • Quality assessment/quality improvement
  • Healthcare team interaction

Position Compensation Range: $30.74 - $49.18 Hourly

  • Education: Must meet the education requirement for diagnostic medical ultrasound or echocardiography ultrasound certification with either CCI or ARDMS. Associate's degree preferred.
  • Experience: Two (2) years of clinical experience required.
  • License/Certification: Credentials from ARDMS as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) in OB/GYN required. Nuchal Translucency certification required within first year. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.

Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping and traveling, driving (occasionally for outreach clinics), and reaching (overhead, extensive, and repetitive). Repetitive motion: manipulation of ultrasound transducer. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 100 lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, radiation, blood/body fluids, and disease.

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