Perinatal Sonographer - As Needed

Main Line Health, Inc. Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 4 weeks ago

Main Line Health, with over 11,000 employees and 2000 physician practices, is suburban Philadelphia's most comprehensive health care resource, offering a full range of medical, surgical, obstetric, pediatric, psychiatric and emergency services. We are composed of five hospitals, a medical research institute, physician practices and other specialized facilities and services. Main Line Health is committed to the highest standards of patient care, education and research. Main Line Health has achieved numerous honors and awards and has been nationally recognized by Press Ganey, Truven Analytics, The Joint Commission and other health care ratings organizations for its high quality patient care. We have received Magnet designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the nation's highest award for recognizing excellence in nursing care. At Main Line Health, we have made it our mission to provide patients with a superior patient experience. This translates to the consistent delivery of safe, high quality clinical care in the absence of preventable harm

Why Work for Main Line Health?

We are committed to providing exceptional care with empathy and compassion for people at all stages in life. Our Diversity, Respect and Inclusion Initiative celebrates our differences and our similarities. Ultimately, we want everyone to feel respected for who they are.

Main Line Health has consistently been ranked among the best places to work by Best Places to Work in PA and the Philadelphia Business Journal. We also rank among Modern Healthcare's top 100 places in the nation to work in health care. Our physicians and employees speak highly of the work environment at Main Line Health

JOB TITLE: Perinatal Sonographer

The Perinatal Sonographer performs diagnostic ultrasounds on obstetrical patients in the Perinatal Testing Center and documents clinical findings.

This individual must be able to cover all four MLH Perinatal Testing Center sites located at Lankenau, Bryn Mawr, Paoli, and Riddle Hospitals.


  • Prepares patient for procedure, explains procedure to patients and performs sonograms.

  • Obtains patient history, correlates history with the test and study performed with Perinatologist. Verifies blood type if patient having CVS or amniocentesis.

  • Operates complex ultrasound equipment.

  • Responds to schedule needs determined by Nurse Manager and Lead Perinatal Sonographer

  • Instructs OB residents and interested medical personnel in basics of ultrasound technology in high-risk obstetrics.



  • Graduation from approved program in Radiology Technology preferred or graduation from accredited school of Allied Health Field.

  • Completion of one year formal training in ultrasonography, including academic clinical rotations.

  • Successful completion of all orientation requirements.


  • Current NT certification

  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer.

  • OB/GYN certification


  • Minimum two years ultrasonography experience, including at least one year high-risk OB ultrasonography experience.


  • Expertise is required in ultrasound guided needle sampling, prenatal diagnostic, biophysical testing including doppler velocimetry.

  • Fetal pediatric echocardiography experience preferred.

We offer competitive compensation and outstanding comprehensive benefits including tuition reimbursement, 403B matching savings plan, a pension plan, and a generous paid time off program. To be considered, please apply online with your resume at Enter Job ID 48840 in Keyword search box.

Applicants must certify that they have not used tobacco products or nicotine in any form in the 90-days prior to submitting an application to Main Line Health. This will be verified during pre-employment testing. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please, no agency calls.


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Main Line Health, Inc.