The Perinatal Sonographer in the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Clinic is responsible for providing an advanced level of sonography services for the woman experiencing a high-risk pregnancy and her unborn baby. The Perinatal Sonographer works under the direction of a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist (physician) through the creation of diagnostic images appropriate to the Maternal/Fetal Diagnosis/Concern and the gestational age of the pregnancy. Treats all patients in an age and culturally sensitive manner. Responsible for meeting the established practice standards for patient care and Perinatal Imaging as defined by AIUM and by the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Standards of Care for this high-risk population. Responsible for supplies and equipment. Responsible for coordinating teamwork with all members of the interdisciplinary health care team.
You will be working at the following locations: University of Minnesota Medical Center (Minneapolis, MN), Fairview Southdale Hospital (Edina, MN), Fairview Ridges Hospital (Burnsville, MN), St. John's Hospital (Maplewood, MN) and our contract sites, North Memorial (Robbinsdale, MN), Maple Grove, MN.
This position will be working 48 hours every two weeks on the day shift. The position is eligible for benefits.
This position will be on-call, rotating among staff, to cover holidays and weekends.
Performs examinations with technical accuracy and in a timely manner.
Identifies anatomical orientation on all related images.
Understands structure visualized and its significance.
Uses internal/external resources to obtain and/or identify all required images.
Identifies correct template when generating report.
Provides care, education and support for patients during pregnancy terminations.
Ensures proper identification on all images.
Accurately completes computer functions edits, status changes, and logging.
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.