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As the Sonographer you will be responsible for providing limited ultrasound services to the Women’s Care Clinic (WCC) clients, maintaining professional standards of care.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:



Client Care

  • Conducts only limited obstetrical ultrasounds (including Doppler assessment of FHR) for women under the direction of the Medical Director, in accordance with WCC policies and procedures
  • Communicated findings (such as fetal heart rate – FHR, etc.) of ultrasound in accordance with WCC policies and counseling practices and documents these findings accordingly
  • Communicates pertinent information and/or emergency information to the Medical Director or designee according to WCC policies and procedures
  • Is available to non-medical volunteers for consultation regarding medical concerns verbalized by clients; also will provide further assessment of the situation and possible referral for further routine or emergency medical care
  • Able to effectively communicate options to client without judgment or coercion
  • Protects clients’ health information for confidentiality, authorized access for treatment, and data security.

 

Administration

  • Notifies Clinic Director when supplies related to ultrasound and client medical care need to be re-ordered
  • Notifies Clinic Director or designee of ultrasound equipment problems, concerns or maintenance needed
  • Participates in quality assurance as it pertains to ultrasound scanning, and makes recommendations to the Clinic Director or designee as necessary
  • Oversees hands-on training and orientation for registered nurses who have completed an approved AWOHNN ultrasound course

 

Other

  • Is familiar with infection control, safety and emergency/disaster procedures and HIPAA as detailed in the Policies and Procedures Manual
  • Commits to complete 2-week WCC introductory training before starting on-the-job training
  • Completes on-the-job training before performing medical services independently
  • Participates in monthly staff meetings, in-service training and other WCC functions where staff is needed throughout the year
  • Actively participates in the performance evaluation process assisting the Clinic Director
  • Able to use and understand the computer and/or iPad to document and review information in and out of the counseling room

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Passionately aligned with the mission and vision of Human Coalition
  • Possess a sincere desire to reach out to women who plan to abort or are undecided about their pregnancy intentions
  • Exhibit skill in dependability, human relations, written and oral communication and the ability to work in a collaborative setting
  • Exhibit strong interpersonal and professional skills
  • Hold a current Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer license and be in good standing with the American Registry of Diagnostic Sonographers, keeping current on C.E. credits as required
  • CPR certified as a healthcare provider
  • Knowledge of legal and ethical considerations related to patient information



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 2 years of clinical sonography experience with an obstetrical/gynecological emphasis preferred
  • Completion of a twelve (12) month program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography or General Ultrasound.
  • RDMS registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or registry eligible and become registered within one (1) year from date of hire. Must maintain registry status and continuing education requirements annually.
  • CPR certified as a healthcare provider.



EEO STATEMENT:

Human Coalition is an equal opportunity employer and makes recruitment, employment, promotional, and all other Human Resource decisions without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, marital, disability, or veteran status.

 

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WORK TYPE:

Full Time (40 hours/week)

Exempt: No

SCHEDULE:

FTE: 1.0 (40 hours/week)

Shift: Day

Schedule: M-F, 8 am - 5 pm

On Call:  No

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs various vascular ultrasound procedures under the supervision of the chief technical sonographer.

Delivers excellent customer service utilizing Relationship Based Care to advocate for safety, patient preferences, and optimal communication through partnering with patients/families and colleagues, including all internal and external customers.

MAJOR WORK ACTIVITIES:

Performs all vascular examinations completely with good diagnostic quality in a timely manner. 40 % 

Analyze test data accurately. Communicates findings to reading vascular physician in verbal and written form. 30 %

Operates, troubleshoots, and appropriately requests repair of testing equipment in a safe, appropriate, and knowledgeable manner. 10 %

Maintains skills for all current procedures performed. Learns new skills and procedures as changes occur. 10 %

Maintains CPR certification. 10 %

EDUCATION:

Required - High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred – Bachelors

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRY/LISTING:

BLS (CPR) - AHA Health Care Provider BLS

RVS - Registered Vascular Specialist

RVT - Reg Vascular Technologist

Additional information on required licensure/certification/registry/listings:

RVT or RVS from ARDMS or CCI

EXPERIENCE:

Preferred - 1 year Healthcare - Allied Health

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Required:
Ability to multi-task and prioritize

Ability to present information to a group

Ability to work in stressful situations - Ability to remain calm and composed in stressful situations (ie: fast paced environment, meeting deadlines/work quotas, etc.)

Team building skills

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

* Annual flu shot

* Annual TB test (if applicable to your job location)

* Annual HLCs (Healthstream, formerly CBL)-Safety at Work and Corporate Compliance

* Maintain licensure/certification/registry/listing (if applicable to your job)

ABOUT CONE HEALTH:

Cone Health is a state of the art network of facilities providing patients access to the latest developments in medical care from their first moments of life through later years. Our network offers the most breakthrough treatments and technology available in healthcare today. As a teaching hospital, we offer employees the opportunity to become leaders in the industry and continued growth from their first day on.  Extraordinary patient care is about being “high-touch” as well as “high-tech”. Community service and superior patient care are the cornerstones of our organization, a philosophy that is demonstrated by each and every one of our valued team members. We are proud to be the largest private, not-for-profit employer of choice in the Piedmont, NC area community.  Additionally, as one of the region’s largest and most comprehensive health networks, Cone Health has more than 100 locations, including six hospitals, three ambulatory care centers, three outpatient surgery centers, four urgent care centers, a retirement community, and more than 100 physician practice sites. Our tagline – “The Network for Exceptional Care” – highlights our commitment to excellence, which is shared by our more than 11,000 employees, 1,300 physicians and 1,200 volunteers.

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