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Ultrasound Sonographer- OB/GYN (Per Diem)

Ultrasound Sonographer- OB/GYN (Per Diem)

Department 
Ultrasound - Women's Health
Job Locations 
US-NY-Multiple Sites
Employment Type 
Per Diem
Position Schedule 
Two or three days per week and one Saturday (8:30am - 12pm)

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Position Summary

WESTMED Medical Group is currently seeking a per diem Ultrasound Sonographer in the OB/GYN/Perinatology department for our sites in Westchester County and Connecticut locations.  We are seeking someone to work two or three days a week and one Saturday a month: 8:30am -12:30pm.  Under the general supervision of the Assistant Physician Director of Women's Health Ultrasound and Ultrasound Manager, the Sonographer assists the MFM and/or OBGYN interpreting physicians in diagnosis with essential medical history and clinical correlation of patients within WESTMED by performing ultrasound exams that follow the AIUM guidelines.  

 

 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Assists the physicians in executing optimum quality ultrasound exams as per the AIUM protocols in a timely efficient manor while obtaining images that support that the diagnosis documented by the interpreting MD
  • Obtains essential information from patients, medical records and previous exams for clinical correlation
  • Performs ultrasound scans and provides direct patient care as needed after proper confirmation of study and patient identification
  • Effectively communicates differentials to interpreting physicians
  • Generates accurate computerized reports for the physicians’ review
  • Upon completion of the ultrasound exam, verifying proper documentation in ultrasound reporting system
  • Ensures that each assigned room is properly stocked and is prepared for smooth daily patient flow
  • Assists with all aspects of sterile ultrasound guided procedures as directed by the interpreting MD  
  • Prepares the necessary supplies and paperwork to support the physician for sterile procedures
  • Observes and follows safety procedures including universal precautions
  • Maintains proper HIPPA compliance while maintaining a familiarity to any changes regarding technology and the safety for self, patients and visitors
  • Operates the equipment to acquire a variety of imaging results, reports deficiencies to the proper personnel for rectification of any concerns
  • Reviews work schedule with Ultrasound Coordinator to assure workload coverage.  Assists with back-up coverage for any unscheduled PTO call outs

 

Required Qualifications

 

  • Graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program
  • Active Registry by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (RDMS)
  • Minimum of 2 years in General/OB/GYN/High Risk ultrasound experience required
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Travels to all sites (OB/GYN General and/or High Risk) to provide coverage when needed.

Company Overview

WESTMED Medical Group is considered the model for the future of healthcare. With over 350 physicians and over 900 staff, we are a high growth, financially thriving, multi-specialty group medical practice providing superior healthcare to patients and health information to the community. Our main office locations are located within Westchester County, New York and lower Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our offices provide full-service care, including primary and specialty care, radiology, lab services, and urgent care.  The foundation for service excellence at WESTMED Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. WESTMED is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. We are one of over 150 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide. 

 

WESTMED strives to be a "provider of choice" and an "employer of choice".  WESTMED Medical Group is proudly named by Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine as one of the country’s top 30 “Best Workplaces in Health Care.” The distinction was earned for being an organization dedicated to the well-being of our patients, physicians and employees.  Here at WESTMED, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see WESTMED physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.

 

 

 

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