Maternal Fetal Ultrasound Tech
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: November 25, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Commitment
Incentive $15,000 - Paid Over 3 Years
for the independent operation of diagnostic medical equipment to
diagnostic conditions, and for performing and communicating results
diagnostic examinations for a variety of ob/gyn scanning
(fetal echo, fetal anomalies, high risk obstetrics).
1. Assists the radiologist in performing invasive diagnostic
techniques specialized to maternal fetal ultrasound processes.
Provides standardization and training to residents regarding these
2. Consults with patient and evaluates any contra-indications, such
as medications, insufficient patient preparation or the patient's
inability, or unwillingness to tolerate the procedure.
3. Performs the ultrasound procedure under general or direct
supervision, as defined by the procedure and/or physician. Performs
essential maternal-fetal ultrasound examinations, such as; detailed
anatomical evaluation, complete fetal echocardiogram, growth
assessment, fetal wellbeing (to include biophysical profiles,
maternal/fetal Doppler, amniotic fluid assessments), needle
procedure guidance, examinations of maternal pelvic anatomy
(including transvaginal cervical assessment) and advanced
diagnostic 3D/4D techniques.
4. - Conducts ultrasonic diagnostic procedures and records
anatomical, pathological and/or physiological data for
interpretation by a physician.
5. Assists the supervising physician with invasive procedures as
required. - Analyzes sonography findings throughout the course of
the examination so that a comprehensive exam is completed and
sufficient data is provided to the physician.
6. Recognizes situations or abnormalities that require the direct
observation of the real-time scan by the radiologist.
7. Images structures while simultaneously obtaining Doppler signal
and recording images and Doppler shift recordings along with
patient information for interpretation by a radiologist.
8. Advises radiologist and/or referring OB provider of results of
the examination and provides preliminary information regarding
diagnostic evaluation of the maternal-fetal scans.
Other InformationOther information:
--- Completion of a twelve (12) month program in Diagnostic Medical
Sonography / General Ultrasound or equivalent certificate program
--- Must be American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
(ARDMS) Registered in OB and OB GYN and Fetal Echocardiography
--- Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider
Professional Experience Requirements:
--- Three (3) years of experience performing complex ob/gyn or
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Job DetailsLegal Employer: -STATEEntity: UNC Faculty Physicians
Organization Unit: UNC MFM at Vilcom Center -Work Type: Full
Standard Hours Per Week: 36.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of
Job: US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
This is a State position employed by UNC Health Care System.
Keywords: UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill , Maternal Fetal Ultrasound Tech, Other , Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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