The award-winning Southern Maine Health Care (SMHC) system includes a multi-specialty physician group and a full-service medical center in Biddeford (including a special care unit and York County’s only inpatient mental health unit). Located in York County, Maine, our system provides emergency care, surgical services, and diagnostic and therapy services at SMHC’s Biddeford Medical Center, as well as Walk-In Care centers, a birthing suite, cancer care, pain management, centers for breast care and sleep disorders, eldercare services, rehabilitation programs, preventative/wellness services, community education and support programs.
Sonographer utilizes clinical and technical knowledge to obtain high quality sonographic images and detailed patient worksheets that will provide the radiologist with the diagnostic information necessary for accurate interpretations. Promotes a smooth flow of patients through the department and helps to create a calm and supportive atmosphere. Performs tasks as required, paying attention to detail and accuracy. Conducts all interactions with patients and personnel in a courteous, respectful manner while maintaining confidentiality.
This position will support the Women's Health OB/GYN practice - performing high risk OB scans.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Completion of an approved Ultrasound program is preferred
RDMS required or able to obtain within 1 year of hire date.
Graduate of AMA approved school of ultrasound preferred.
Participates in continuing education and maintains knowledge through appropriate technical journals, in-services and education programs in order to maintain and enhance expertise.
Must have strong interpersonal skills.