Aid for Women Sonographer Chicago, IL · Full time

Aid for Women is seeking a full-time Sonographer for our pregnancy care centers. The Sonographer is dedicated to fulfilling the mission of Aid for Women by providing life-affirming alternatives to abortion. The Sonographer provides support and care for clients and maintains professional standards of care.

Description

Description

Organization Description | Aid for Women


Founded in 1978, Aid for Women helps thousands of women each year in the Chicago metropolitan area who find themselves facing unexpected pregnancies. Each woman is provided with the emotional, practical and spiritual support that she needs to choose life for her unborn baby and to provide a better future for herself and her family. Our life-affirming services are offered to clients free-of-charge and include: pregnancy tests and ultrasound exams, life-affirming options consultation, pregnancy and parenting mentor program, support groups, residential programs and medical and community referrals.


Aid for Women operates five pregnancy care centers and two residential programs (Heather’s House and Monica’s House). To learn more, visit our website at helpaidforwomen.org.


Position Description | Sonographer


The Sonographer, working under the supervision of Aid for Women’s Medical Director, serves as a medical imaging professional providing clinically relevant information to assist the staff with the care and treatment of our clients.  The Sonographer’s primary responsibility is to perform limited obstetrical medical sonography services consistent with the sonographer’s education and training, and in accordance with center policies and procedures and applicable professional standards. The sonographer also assists with standard center activities including: client intake, support programs and client follow-up services.


Essential Qualifications | Sonographer

1) A current and active license as an RDMS or a Registered Nurse with a certificate of completion from an ultrasound course that adheres to AWHONN, ACOG, or AIUM guidelines

2) Demonstrated commitment to professional growth and learning within the industry, including continuing education and staff training

3) Demonstrated proficiency with computer skills and software programs used for documentation activities and report generation

4) OB/GYN experience a plus. 


Aid for Women provides life-affirming pregnancy services and care to its clients. The Sonographer must fully support Aid for Women’s pro-life mission and efforts. To learn more about Aid for Women, visit our website at: www.helpaidforwomen.org

Salary

$50,000 - $55,000 per year