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OBGYN/Maternal Fetal Medicine Sonographer

Company: Pediatrix
Location: Tallahassee
Posted on: May 8, 2024

Job Description:

Overview:We have an exciting career opportunity for a Sonographer with OBGYN and/or MFM experience to join our team at Pediatrix Medical Group. Are you looking to relocate? Here are some quick facts about the beautiful city of Tallahassee. Floridas state capital and the states ninth largest city, with nearly 199,000 residents Temperatures vary significantly depending on the season, with summers reaching the high 90s F and winter months remaining in the 60s F and plenty of sunny days to enjoy the outdoors throughout the year Home to Florida State University, Florida A&M University and Tallahassee Community College, providing ample opportunities for higher education and a vibrant college scene Surrounded by beautiful parks, lakes and forests, including the Apalachicola National Forest, the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge and the Wakulla Springs State Park Thriving arts and culture scene, with museums, galleries, theaters and music venues showcasing local talent and national touring acts Relatively low cost of living with affordable housing ($295,000 median home prices) and expenses Diverse city with a mix of cultural backgrounds Home to the Florida State Seminoles, one of the most successful college football programs in the country, and minor league baseball and soccer teams Diverse culinary scene, offering everything from classic Southern flavors to international cuisine A tight-knit community with a strong sense of civic engagement, providing numerous opportunities to get involved in local organizations and volunteer workPediatrix is family focused and understands that we have a lot of working moms and encourages work-life balance. With few exceptions, each practice is allowed to run in a way that works for them and their staff without too many corporate policies hindering how they work. However, corporate support is always there when needed. Pediatrix offers great benefits, EAP, discounts, free CME and learning resources. Theres also options to transfer to another practice within the company, giving opportunities to live where you want without having to start over with seniority and PTO.Becky Grove, Sonographer, Pediatrix Medical GroupResponsibilities:The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer provides diagnostic ultrasound tests for patients. The diagnostic medical sonographer works with other members of the healthcare team to provide comprehensive care to patients.Prepares patients for ultrasound examination.Prepares patients for physicians.Explains procedures to the patient prior to the commencement of the testing and provides patient education related to medical ultrasound.Explains procedures to assure cooperation and optimum test results.Ensures the appropriate consent and/or declinations are obtained.Conducts ultrasonic diagnostic procedures and records anatomical, pathological and/or physiological data for interpretation by a physician.Assists physician during invasive procedures requiring ultrasound guidance.Maintains patient confidentiality.Maintains patient charts and records, and records and processes sonographic data and other pertinent observations made during the procedure for presentation to the interpreting physician.Code appropriately for services performed; submit completed billing work sheets daily.Notify Patient Service Associate of additional services performed which require authorization.Maintains proper operation of the ultrasound equipment. Recognizes equipment malfunctions and takes appropriate corrective action.Responsible for maintaining adequate inventory of ultrasound supplies.Maintain archives/records scans.Maintains effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public.Acts in a non-directive, non-judgmental manner, recognizing an individuals religious, ethical, and moral opinions/beliefs.Recognizes ethical, legal and professional issues inherent in providing care to pregnant women, infants and children.Comply with safety and security training and OSHA standards/regulations.Complete all required Compliance Training.Participates in staff development, in-service workshops and educational activities.Participates in professional development activities and meetingsMaintains professional affiliations.Performs other assigned duties as directed.Qualifications:Graduate of an accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography programMust have at least 6-12 months experience.RDMS certified in OB/GYN required.Previous MFM or OBGYN experience required.Fetal Echo registry is preferred but not required. If not Fetal Echo certified currently; Must be willing to be trained in Fetal Echo and sit for the exam within two (2) years.NT Certification a plus but not necessary.Comfortable in a fast pace environmentMust have good communication skillsMust be able to work independentlyBenefits and Compensation:Benefits for Full Time employee and qualified dependents:Health Insurance including prescription drugsDental InsuranceVision InsuranceLife InsuranceShort- and Long-Term disability optionsEmployee stock purchase program 15% discount*401k with company match**Long Term Care (LTC)Pre-tax Health Savings Account (HSA)Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)Aflac Hospital, Critical Illness and Accident plansIdentity ProtectionEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)*Part Time Regular employee classifications also receive this benefit.** Available to part-time regular and part-time casual employees age 21 and over.About Us:Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (Pediatrix) is the nations leading provider of physician services. Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians are committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services to women, babies and children across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties include obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine and neonatology complemented by more than 20 pediatric subspecialties, as well as pediatric primary and urgent care clinics. The groups high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by significant investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives. The physician-led company was founded in 1979 as a single neonatology practice and today provides its highly specialized and often critical care services through more than 5,000 affiliated physicians and other clinicians in 37 states.Please Note: Fraudulent job postings/job scams are becoming increasingly common. All genuine Pediatrix job postings can be found through the Pediatrix Careers site: www.pediatrix.com/careers.#PedSonPediatrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer:All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.by Jobble

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