Performs ultrasonic imaging and related procedures in one of the following areas: OB/GYN, abdomen and vascular studies demonstrating anatomy for interpretation/intervention by a licensed practitioner applying sonic energy. Provides appropriate patient care and exercises professional judgement ensuring successful completion of procedure. Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experiences in support of departmental philosophy and objectives, as well as, Health System initiatives.
Graduate of an accredited School of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Registered (or registry eligible) by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography in abdominal, OB/GYN and clinically competent in Carotid and Venous Doppler Sonography. Current CPR certification. Must be registered in Physics, and one of the other required specialty boards within one year of hire. Must be registered in the other required specialty within 2 years of hire.
Successful completion of annual clinical, age and job specific competencies and skill verification tools required. Knowledge of anatomy and physiology. Ability to establish effective working relationships and clearly and calmly communicate in English both verbally and in writing with patients, medical staff and the public. Willingness to accept responsibility.