LCMC Health

LCMC Health

  • New Orleans, LA


  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Touro Infirmary has been in the vanguard of medical excellence for 167 years. As one of New Orleans most enduring monuments, Touro Infirmary stands for stability. Tens of thousands of babies have been born here, and we’ve treated more than a million people. Our modern facilities utilize the latest technology. Touro offers a full range of services including emergency services, preventive diagnostics, surgical care, women’s services, cardiology, cancer treatment, rehabilitation, imaging, orthopedics, stroke care and more. In its history, Touro Infirmary has cared for generations of New Orleanians. Our patients and the community can count on our ongoing commitment the health and wellbeing for generations to come. Touro Infirmary is a member of LCMC Health System

POSITION SUMMARY:

The incumbent will specialize in perinatal sonography under the supervision of Maternal Fetal Medicine physicians. Responsible for the independent operation of diagnostic medical ultrasound equipment to obtain images of various OB-GYN conditions. Responsible for performing various scans according to AIUM guidelines. Scans range from routine OB-GYN to high risk obstetrical scans transabdominal and transvaginal scans, including but not limited to, nuchal translucency imaging, fetal anatomical survey, fetal growth scans, umbilical artery and MCA doppler flow, 2D/3D scans, biophysical profiles, cervical lengths. Possesses thorough knowledge of high risk obstetrical conditions. Displays proficiency in low risk and high risk obstetrical scanning and possesses the ability to determine normal vs abnormal fetal anatomy. Ability to perform ultrasound guidance for amniocentesis, chorionic villi sampling, and other procedures commonly performed in a Maternal Fetal Medicine practice. Responsible for daily operations of Maternal Fetal Medicine sonographic program, equipment maintenance, report of equipment failures, high level disinfection of equipment, and quality assessment/improvement activities

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Previous experience in MFM sonography in an outpatient setting.
  • Associates degree in Sonography or 2 year certification in Radiologic Technology.

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Sonography

This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. Touro Infirmary reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs as necessary.

Touro Infirmary is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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