Performs diagnostic sonographic examinations utilizing ultrasonic equipment in various modes and techniques, to locate, evaluate, and record pertinent anatomical, pathological, and functional data. Schedules and coordinates tests and prepares and maintains operational logs. Records test results and updates patient records for referring physicians. Maintains and calibrates equipment, and orders necessary supplies.
High school graduate required.
Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiological Sciences, Ultrasound Technology, or other accepted and approved equivalent.
At least one (1) year of experience in an OB concentrated ultrasound setting.
Two (2) years additional experience in a clinical ultrasound setting
Must be familiar with a variety of technical/ diagnostic procedures, anatomy and physiology and be familiar with the utilization of diagnostic equipment used to perform these procedures.
Must also be familiar in the performing the following procedures:
Doppler evaluation of maternal and fetal structures
Transvaginal cervical assessment
Teleradiology experience is helpful
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Prefer registration by the credentialing bodies for Ultrasound Technologists.
Prefer American Registry of Diagnostic Sonographers(ARDMS), CCI, or ARRT .
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