Perinatal Registered Sonographer - Prenatal Diagnostic Center - Per diem 8hr - Days Variable Shifts
Washington Hospital
 Fremont, CA

Salary Range: $71.93 - $85.87Summary of Duties: The Prenatal Registered Sonographer performs ultrasound to assist physician in guidance of amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling procedures. Responsible for performing ultrasound to demonstrate anatomy in fetuses of pregnant women. In addition to performing essential functions listed, may also be assigned other duties as required.

Educational Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent required.
  • Graduate of accredited Sonography training program.
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) credential, specializing in OB/GYN, awarded by American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) required.

Licensure/Certification Requirements

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association (AHA) required.
  • Nuchal Translucency Certification through the Fetal Medicine Foundation (FMF) or Nuchal Translucency Quality Review (NQTR) programs preferred.

Experience Requirements

  • At least five (5) years experience in high risk obstetric ultrasound service required.

Special Skills or Abilities

  • Good telephone communication skills.
  • Able to type a minimum of 30 WPM preferred.
  • Emotional stamina to work in a complex hospital environment.
  • Demonstrated oral and writing skills in English, and comprehend medical terminology.

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