This company is a national medical group. Over the last 40 years, through our network of over 3,500 clinicians in 39 states and Puerto Rico, we have reshaped care delivery within women's and children's specialties and subspecialties. Our clinical teams care for the unique population of high-risk pregnancies and critically ill infants and children in both hospital and ambulatory clinical settings.
Over the years, clinicians practicing as part of Pediatrix and Obstetrix Medical Groups have used evidence-based tools, continuous quality initiatives, clinical research, and telemedicine to enhance patient experience, outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective patient care. Our nationwide team of almost 8,000 employees, including physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, business and operational experts who work together every day to fulfill our mission to take great care of the patient®.
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- Physician services spanning the continuum of patient care
- Revenue cycle management solutions
- Performance improvement consulting
The Chief Sonographer leads and manages a team of diagnostic ultrasound sonographers who provide care for pediatric and perinatal patients. The Chief sonographer works with other members of the healthcare team to provide comprehensive care.
Reports To: Practice Director and Corporate Medical Director
- Must possess a current/valid certification in diagnostic ultrasound.
- Satisfactory completion of one of the following; at least two (2) years in Allied Health Educational Program and one (1) year on-the-job training in ultrasonography, or completion of an approved ultrasonography educational program.
- At least 2 years supervisory experience.
- Maintain or be eligible for certification the American Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
- Completion of a course in ultrasonic technology.
- CPR Certification required.
- Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
- Skilled in operating ultrasound equipment.
- Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
- Ability to effectively communicate.
- Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.
Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience will be considered.
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.