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Sonographer

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title Sonographer
Job Category Medical
Posting Number 20172507
Position Status Active-Full-Time
Positions Supervised
Customer Service Statement

CUSTOMER SERVICE: Demonstrate adherence to the Group’s Customer Service Standards designed to support the mission of USF Health: enhancing life by improving health through research, education and healthcare. Our commitment is to improve the full spectrum of health, from the environment, to the community, to the individual. Together, through talent and innovation, USF Health is developing real-world solutions to reach our shared value – making life better.

Position Summary

Performs all obstetrical and gynecological ultrasound exams in the department and reports findings.

Position Requirements

Educational Requirements: Graduated from a formal (accredited) Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program. Must be registered/certified with an accredited program.

Experience Requirements: 1-3 years minimum

Skill Requirements: Performing basic obstetrical and gynecological ultrasound examinations meeting physician’s expectations.

Preferred Attributes: Demonstrates effective and appropriate verbal, non-verbal and written communication. Maintains composure and professionalism during difficult situations. Channels concerns and suggestions appropriately.

Customer Service Performance

CUSTOMER SERVICE PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS: Courteous and helpful behavior towards patients, physicians, coworkers and external customers; professional and efficient verbal and written communications; accomplishing tasks through teamwork and initiative; and ensuring a timely and thorough response to complaints and/or critiques, and anticipating the needs of all you come in contact with.

Physical Demands

Physical Demands: Ability to lift twenty (20) pounds. Moving, lifting or transferring of patients may involve lifting of up to fifty (50) pounds, as well as assist with weights of more than one-hundred (100) pounds. Ability to stand for extended periods. Fine motor skills. Visual acuity. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and stoop, stand and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach forward with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to, kneel, or crouch. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift or move 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Location S TAMPA CTR-DAVIS IS
Department Name OB/GYN
Work Schedule Summary

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage 76%
Duties

Performs all obstetrical and gynecological ultrasound exams and record findings. This includes routine obstetrical ultrasound exams, abdominal and vaginal, as well as level II exams for fetal anomalies. Performs fetal well- being studies including biophysical profiles on high risk pregnant women. Assists in genetic amniocentesis, chorionic villus sampling and other procedures as ordered. Performs routine gynecologic exams including those with a vaginal ultrasound probe and also assists in ovulation induction studies and ovum retrieval at invitro fertilization procedures.

Percentage 4%
Duties

Makes recommendations for equipment purchase. Responsible for Quality Control and ultrasound maintenance. Maintains supplies. Retains all medical ultrasound records and maintains patient log with dates and results.

Percentage 15%
Duties

Participates in research projects. Supervises and teaches residents how to perform ultrasound exams.

Percentage 5%
Duties

Other duties as assigned.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you BLS/AED certified?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. License and Certification
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3