Sonographer (Women's Care)

Pinehurst Surgical Clinic   Swan Station, NC   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on February 28, 2023
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Responsible for providing diagnostic patient care services using ultrasound and related diagnostic procedures. Responsible for the independent operation of sonographic equipment, and for performing and communicating results of diagnostic examinations using sonography. Responsible for daily operations of the sonographic laboratory, patient schedule, equipment maintenance, the report of equipment failures, and quality assessment.

  1. Performing the ultrasound and ensuring the transducer (probe) is capturing images correctly
  2. Explaining the ultrasound procedure to patients in order to avoid confusion
  3. Maintaining ultrasound equipment and sterilizing the room in which the procedure takes place
  4. Spreading the ultrasound gel on the surface of the patient's body to cover the internal area being imaged
  5. Evaluating the images for their quality, and interpreting what the image captured according to AIUM Standards
  6. Presenting images and preliminary findings to physicians and the healthcare team
  7. Maintaining patient records and adding medical notes related to the ultrasound procedure
  8. Other duties as assigned



  1. One year of ultrasound tech experience preferred
  2. Diagnostic Medical Sonographer with OB/GYN certification
  3. Certified in First Trimester Screening
  4. Current BLS certification
  5. Excellent Organizational skills
  6. Hand-eye Coordination
  7. Ability to use both arms and hands and maintain prolonged arm positions necessary for scanning
  8. Ability to move ultrasound machine and help patients out of wheelchairs and onto exam bed for diagnostic test

  1. Strong interpersonal skills; tactful
  2. Ability to relate sensitively to patients needs
  3. Uses discretion and sound judgment
  4. Team player
  5. Always mindful of quality improvement and cost efficient care
  6. Projects positive self-image to customers
  7. Determines work priorities; self-motivated
  8. Demonstrates problem solving ability
  9. Well groomed
  10. Maintain confidentiality
  11. Knowledge of infection control, sterile technique and basic health and safety precautions applicable for work in a clinic setting
  12. Use and apply medical terminology appropriately