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Under the general supervision of the Chief imaging Technologist and with the assistance of a physician, performs a more extensive range of diagnostic ultrasound and intervention procedures, assists in the training and supervising of ultrasound Sonographers, in clinical research studies and orients and educates medical staff in theory and applications of sonographic technology.
Day, Full time (40 hours)
Multiple Johns Hopkins locations within Baltimore
Possible exposure to communicable diseases, hazardous materials, radiation, and pharmacological agents with little likelihood of harm if established health precautions are followed. Work may require the use of lab coats, uniforms and/or protective clothing including gowns, gloves, masks and eye gear.
Position requires the ability to assist the patient on and off the examination table and to also assist the patient into proper positioning to obtain diagnostic results.
The position will require moving and lifting of supplies and equipment as needed, as well as the ability to move the ultrasound unit for portable examinations.
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Requires a thorough knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology as related to Obstetrical ultrasound
Requires a thorough knowledge of OB/GYN ultrasound protocols
Requires a thorough knowledge of the principles of first trimester screening, three- and four dimensional imaging, and obstetric Doppler studies, and the principles of fetal echocardiography
For Fetal Therapy:
Requires knowledge of fetal diagnostic and therapeutic procedures that use ultrasound guidance
Must exhibit efficiency and initiative as related to data gathering, organization, storage, extraction, and retrieval.
High School diploma or equivalent and successful completion of an approved curriculum in diagnostic ultrasound.
At least four (4) years of clinical experience in diagnostic obstetrical ultrasound.
Required Licensure, Certification:
Current and active registered diagnostic medical sonographer (RDMS) in obstetrics and fetal echocardiography. Certified in first trimester screening with both the Fetal Medicine Foundation (FMF) and Nuchal Translucency Quality Review (NTQR)