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Experience Experience
08/2016 present
Phoenix, AZ
Diagnostic Sonographer
Phoenix, AZ
Diagnostic Sonographer
08/2016 present
Phoenix, AZ
Diagnostic Sonographer
08/2016 present
  • Perform ultrasound scans in accordance with provider or radiologist orders
  • Performs data entry on exams, completes worksheets, consent forms and reporting documents as necessary
  • Proficient in performing quality diagnostic procedures in compliance with physician’s orders, department policies & procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department
  • Follows the established safety and health measures
  • Performs procedures in accurate, timely, cost effective manner
  • Competently utilizes Ultrasound equipment to perform routine and specialized Ultrasound procedures
01/2010 03/2016
Boston, MA
Pediatric Sonographer
Boston, MA
Pediatric Sonographer
01/2010 03/2016
Boston, MA
Pediatric Sonographer
01/2010 03/2016
  • Work with all makes of equipment and explores new procedures and technology
  • Participates in staff development, in-service workshops and educational activities
  • Performs other assigned duties as directed
  • Work with the child and family to secure cooperation so that a diagnostic echocardiographic study can be obtained
  • Perform complete echocardiographic studies (two-dimensional imaging and Doppler) on children with heart disease with minimal physician guidance
  • Function independently and perform the full range of echocardiography examinations
  • Participates in professional development activities and meetings
12/2006 07/2009
Chicago, IL
Sonographer
Chicago, IL
Sonographer
12/2006 07/2009
Chicago, IL
Sonographer
12/2006 07/2009
  • Executes all varieties of obstetrical and gynecologic diagnostic ultrasound exams presently offered by the department; performs all examinations in accordance with American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) standards and department protocols; determines correct techniques to obtain images of the highest quality and resolution; and participates (along with supervising Obstetrician/Gynecologist) in the final exam diagnosis
  • Clinical Practice: (1) Performs diagnostic ultrasound examinations upon order of physician. (2) Analyzes ultrasound examinations for quality control purposes. (3) Prepares completed exam for interpretation by a radiologist. (4) Operates equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s guidelines. (5) Operates PACS equipment. (6) Performs non-technical tasks and indirect patient care activities (i.e.) Patient transport, movement & positioning. (7) Correctly responds to emergency situations, such as code blue, contrast media reaction, emergency operations plan etc
  • Ensures any individual present within procedure performance area observes safety procedures
  • Performs procedural quality assurance
  • Coordinates work schedule with the Imaging Team Leader or Imaging Lead and/or scheduling desk to assure workload coverage
  • Sets up and adjusts all equipment and manually maneuvers transducers to perform exams
  • Perform all other duties as directed
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Bachelor’s Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
University of Arizona
Bachelor’s Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Skills Skills
  • Possesses a high level of professionalism and the ability to establish good rapport with staff, patients and physicians
  • Able to perform professional duties with minimal supervision or no supervision
  • Make decisions of moderate difficulty that reflect both knowledge and good judgement
  • Capable of recognizing a diagnostic quality scan as well as artifacts from anatomic/pathologic structures that are visualized on the oscilloscope
  • Strong attention detail
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills including ability to listen attentively and to communicate information clearly and effectively
  • Demonstrates the ability to perform exams in variable environments
  • Ability to train subordinates in Vascular ultrasound techniques
  • Solid assessment and documentation skills
  • Highly organized
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Obgyn Sonographer / Ultrasound Technologist Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5+ years of OBGYN experience
  • Satisfactory completion of a formal Ultrasound training program or equivalent training program
  • Licensed by the state and preferred certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. (ARDMS)
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1+ year of general Sonography experience
  • Associate's Degree in a related field
  • Registered as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) by American Radiologic Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
  • Experience in one or more of these areas: Breast Sonography; Obstetric and Gynecologic Sonography; Abdominal Sonography; Neurosonography; vascular sonography; or, Cardiac Sonography
  • Strong attention detail
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Echo Sonographer / Technologist Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1+ year of Echo Sonography experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field
  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certification
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be able to work 8 hour shifts
  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs and push/pull 25-50 lbs
  • Must be able to work in a busy ambulatory clinic setting
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs specialized diagnostic non-invasive vascular testing of the peripheral arterial, venous and cerebrovascular circulation
  • Evaluates the peripheral vessels with Duplex ultrasound, continuous wave Doppler or plethysmography
  • Records diameter measurements to determine abdominal or popliteal aneurysms by Duplex ultrasound
  • Uses spectrum analysis to determine blood flow factors
  • Uses spectral Doppler Velocities to determine percentage of carotid artery stenosis
  • Assesses deep veins for patency; evaluates valvular incompetence
  • Evaluates cerebrovascular, arterial, extracranial and intracranial circulation
  • Evaluates insitu bypass graft for patency, stenosis, occlusion or fistulas; rules out pseudoaneurysms
  • Accumulates test data on appropriate forms and diagnoses the degree of disease
  • Responds to telephone inquiries and patient consultations from residents, staff and others regarding patient examinations or test results
  • Consults with staff physicians if a second modality is necessary for further evaluation or if a critical condition warrants immediate attention
  • Assumes responsibility for test evaluation and interpretation of test results
  • Assists in development of new techniques
  • Attends continuing education programs as specified by the ARDMS
  • Maintains quality control of laboratory equipment. Orders and maintains inventory of laboratory supplies. Calibrates and conducts routine maintenance of instrumentation
  • Maintains patient clinical files and prepares patient charges for laboratory services
  • Interacts with other laboratory staff and personnel in a professional manner
  • Ability to take on-call rotation/assignment along with ability to respond and report to UI Health Care within 30 minutes
  • Follows general policies and procedures in accordance with the regulations of The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, the College of Medicine, the Department of Internal Medicine, and UI Heart and Vascular Center
  • Requires completion of CAAHEP accredited or equivalent program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography or Vascular Technology, or
  • Completion of a two-year or more accredited health science program (i.e. Radiologic Technology, Medical Technology, Nursing, etc.) plus completion of a twelve-month formal education program in Sonography,or
  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree plus completion of a twelve-month formal education program in Vascular Ultrasonography
  • Demonstrates excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills with patients/families, nursing staff and other multi-disciplinary team members
  • Previous experience providing direct patient care in an academic medical setting desired
  • Previous experience serving as a preceptor/student trainer
  • EPIC experience desired
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monday through Friday - 8 hours per day
  • Perform cardiac ultrasonography procedures and other complex invasive procedures to include: two-dimensional echo, M-mode, pulse wave and continuous wave Doppler, color flow Doppler, 3D, Strain, Exercise and Dobutamine Stress Echo studies. Will also perform contrast and saline bubble studies as needed
  • Provide and maintain quality diagnostic echocardiographic exams
  • Perform equipment calibration and sterilization as prescribed by standard accepted methods of operation
  • Maintain quality control in accordance with accepted departmental standards
  • Assist cardiologist or other physicians with non-invasive, invasive or Doppler procedures
  • Recognize basic equipment malfunction and contact the Technical Director/Supervisor
  • Provide information and instruction to patients, patient’s family, or others regarding the nature of requested diagnostic procedures
  • Maintain continuing education as specified by the ARDMS and ICAEL
  • Contribute to preparation for ICAEL accreditation
  • Instruct Cardiology, Anesthesiology fellows, medical residents and other students on scanning techniques and proper equipment operation
  • Follow general policies and procedures in accordance with the regulations of UI Health Care, the College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, and UI Heart and Vascular Center
  • Assist with policy development and review
  • Function as a preceptor for orientation of new team members and students
  • Establish and maintain standards of collaborative interaction among peers and employees that is characterized by respect, honesty and service; assure that all unit members are held to similar standards and ethics
  • Provide coverage for the UI Heart and Vascular Center at Iowa River Landing (IRL) as needed/assigned
  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree plus completion of a twelve-month formal education program in Cardiac Ultrasonography
  • Ability to provide coverage for the UI Heart and Vascular Center at Iowa River Landing (IRL) as needed/assigned
  • 1-3 years Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography experience within past 6 months
  • Previous experience serving as a preceptor/student trainer desired
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ultrasonography
  • Competently utilizes Ultrasound equipment to perform routine and specialized Ultrasound procedures
  • Demonstrates anatomy under investigation through proper patient positioning, technique, and transducer selection
  • Assists with interventional procedures as needed
  • Completes the exam, necessary changes, and charges before leaving radiology
  • Technical/Clerical
  • Professional/Education
  • Follows the established safety and health measures
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs imaging procedures
  • Maintains an awareness of patients physical and emotional conditions, recognizes and reports adverse signs and takes authorized and/or necessary action
  • Verifies patient identification and imaging order
  • Protects patient confidentiality
  • Provides care appropriate to the age population served based on established criteria
  • Shows good communication skills with patients, families, and other hospital personnel
  • Performs data entry on exams, completes worksheets, consent forms and reporting documents as necessary
  • Files films and reports correctly
  • Burns C.D.s upon request and completes appropriate ROI for film release
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proficient in performing quality diagnostic procedures in compliance with physician’s orders, department policies & procedures
  • Sonographer is competent scanning with any department machine, completing exams within the department, portable exams, and OR procedures
  • Responsible for safe operation of various ultrasound scanning devices
  • Competency in all exams including but not limited to abdominal, OB/gyn., small parts, and vascular
  • Performs procedures in accurate, timely, cost effective manner
  • Proficient in assisting the radiologist in invasive procedures
  • Knowledgeable of the supplies needed for various invasive procedures and proficient in organizing and setting up these supplies for the radiologist
  • Maintains a clean and orderly procedural area
  • Understands equipment function, US physics, anatomy, physiology, pathology, and scanning techniques/protocols
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform ultrasound scans in accordance with provider or radiologist orders
  • Ensure technical quality
  • Perform quality assurance requirements and record data in quality log
  • Maintain room cleanliness in accordance with the Allina Health Rooming Standards for Primary Care / Specialty Office Visit policy
  • Follow safety and infection control processes and procedures
  • Perform equipment maintenance as required
  • Participate in daily start up and/or shut down procedures
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Sonographer / hrs / Variable Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1} Ensures that two points of patient identification is obtained, that patient is properly prepared, and obtains a relevant patient history. Reviews the patient’s chart to obtain pertinent clinical history, test results and laboratory data as they apply to accurate interpretation of the ultrasound examination
  • 2} Explains exam to the patient taking into consideration physical and emotional needs; maintaining ethical standards (patient confidentiality, professional conduct, etc.). Delivers patient care under scope of license/training
  • 4} Performs Ultrasound studies on premature infants in an intensive care unit. Is knowledgeable about illnesses related to this patient population and the various types of care being provided to them
  • 6} Rotates within department, divisions and all off site clinics, by shifts as required and needed; cooperates with all personnel, promoting harmony within department
  • 10} May oversee and instruct various personnel and technology students within the department
  • 13} Remain up to date on developments and trends in imaging techniques, procedures, and equipment. To participate in education programs and meet state and national requirements for continuing educational credits
  • 5} Presents a positive attitude and a professional appearance
  • 7} A comprehensive understanding of the Radiology Information System and Hospital Information System for registering patients
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5} Be knowledgeable in the operation of all equipment to be used during the workday. To notify appropriate personnel of equipment malfunctions and repairs needed
  • 7} Maintains effective working relations and communication with departmental and other hospital personnel
  • 8} Execute paperwork , PACS, RIS, and reporting functions as necessary for each patient exam
  • 11} To acknowledge and participate in research programs, quality assurance, and quality improvement projects carried on in the department
  • 15} Use independent judgment and initiative under pressure in a variety of situations when performing patient exams
  • 2} Must meet the requirements and successfully complete the ARDMS certification (American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers) or equivalent
  • 1} Must have interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with patient who may be under physical and/or emotional stress
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Ultrasound Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • POSITION REQUIREMENTS
  • Must possess the ability to perform Diagnostic Medical Sonography in
  • Must be a highly motivated and organized individual who can balance patient care, productivity, communcation, and public relations skills
  • One year of Diagnostic Ultrasound experience preferred
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduate from a formal school of Ultrasound
  • Current AHA BLS/CPR certificate
  • Current ARDMS certificate
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Pediatric Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Currently a 64hr per two week position. Strong potential to become fulltime
  • Current American Heart Association healthcare provider BLS certification
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience performing TTE, stress schoes, TEE's and 3D echos
  • RDCS registered
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Pediatric Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares patients and rooms for diagnostic procedures request. Ensures proper identification of patient. Assists patients with dressing and undressing in a pleasant manner when necessary. Assists patients on and off exam table. Instructs patient on procedure to be performed in laypersons terms and in a timely manner
  • Selects approprirate equirement and transducer for patient's size and part of the body to be examined, and for proper procedure in a timely and efficient manner
  • Will be working with age group newborn- 18 years of age
  • 6 months training as a Sonographer preferred
  • At least one year of related job experience required
  • Pediatrics experience a PLUS!
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Cardiac Ultrasound Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • RDCS certified through ARDMS required
  • Minimum two years experience cardiac ultrasound lab in acute care facility
  • Accredited training course in cardiac ultrasound required
  • Must be familiar with HP Sonos 5500 and/or Sequoia Accuson 512
  • Knowledge and experience with pediatric echocardiography is preferred
  • Intraoperative TEE experience of 2 years or more preferred
  • Must have understanding of aseptic technique and traffic patterns of an operating room environment
  • Familiar with PACS or other Imaging Archiving System
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Technical Expertise
  • Demonstrates mastery of technical skills needed to operate all equipment and to perform all exams for all ages
  • Participates in QA program and meets QA department standards
  • Performs all exams at a quality level
  • Demonstrates the ability to perform exams in variable environments
  • Works with and instructs student technologists in a positive manner
  • Maintains an awareness of how behavior impacts others and how decisions impact others both within the department and hospital-wide
  • Displays open attitude to feedback
  • Takes responsibility to deal honestly with conflicts
  • Actively supports goals and mission of hospital and department
  • Actively integrates with other department areas to ensure that inter-departmental impact is minimized
  • Works to provide care within budget constraints
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs work with thoroughness and timeliness while maintaining department standards for safety, quality, and quantity
  • Completes scheduled work within shift
  • Displays flexibility when caseload changes
  • Assures that all necessary documentation and charges are completed
  • Coordinates the necessary equipment/personnel and resources to complete procedure in a timely manner
  • Continually strives to improve and streamline the exam processes
  • Demonstrates the ability to responsibly develop and maintain positive relationships with manager, co-workers, and patients
  • Speaks politely
  • Acts in a professional manner
  • Conveys respect to others
  • Cooperates with others
  • Supports and assists others during stressful situations
  • Manages stressful situations without negatively affecting patients and co-workers
  • Safety
  • Observes hospital and state safety requirements
  • Identifies safety issues
  • Participates in yearly safety instruction
  • Instructs others in safety practices
  • Ensures OSHA compliance for areas
  • Patient Education
  • Explains procedures to patient
  • Provides information to patient
  • Obtains complete pertinent medical history
  • Demonstrates the ability to correlate history to appropriate exam
  • Clinical Decisions
  • Produces positive outcome based on patient's ability and condition
  • Improvises appropriate steps/techniques in order to complete exam in non-routine situations
  • Involves additional support personnel when appropriate
  • Ensures all staff and physicians working in the area practice aseptic technique
  • Ability to recognize that a problem exists and can assess situation for appropriate action
  • Ensures that the equipment and room are maintained in a neat and orderly condition
  • Maintains the appropriate stocking level of supplies and linens without overstocking or understocking resulting in rush orders
  • Maintains a clean room with properly stored equipment
  • Performs additional duties as required or assigned. Works to provide care within budget constraints
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Sonographer / Hours / Day / Bwh Radiology Resume Examples & Samples

  • 3} Utilizes universal precaution techniques as well as safety techniques specific to the patient’s status
  • 2} Must possess analytical abilities necessary to acquire and effectively utilize knowledge of imaging processes, techniques, and procedures and cross sectional anatomy
  • 3} Work requires several weeks training to acquire necessary familiarity with imaging procedures, techniques and methods
  • 6} Must be physically capable of lifting. (linen, supplies, patients, etc.)
  • 8} Must demonstrate flexibility and willingness to adapt to diverse roles as a member of the department team
  • 9} Must be aware of hazards within the department, adhere to safety standards established by Brigham & Women’s Hospital and other regulatory agencies (large magnetic field, ionizing radiation, universal precautions, etc.)
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Sonographer Technical Assistant Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepare ultrasound room. Turn on ultrasound machine. Make sure that the bathroom is cleaned and stocked with gowns. The cart to the left of the ultrasound unit is stocked with gel, elastic bands, probe covers, linen and a cup of water as lubricant (extra supplies in cabinet). Exam stretcher broken down, stirrups set up and properly positioned for scanning
  • Register fertility patient in the current Radiology scheduling system so the sonographer can perform the exam and generate a report
  • Print prior reports and be able to call up prior exams on PACS
  • Collect requisitions from Reception desk
  • Escort patient to Ultrasound exam room
  • Enter patient information on Ultrasound unit and sonographer’s and chaperon’s initials on the screen
  • Place the transducer cover over the probe. On a piece of paper, document the appropriate measurements. Record the description and thickness of endometrium in exact millimeters. Record follicular measurements to nearest whole number in millimeters. (eg. 9.3 = 9, 9.8 = 10) All other measurements such as a non-simple cyst are also rounded off. When the exam is completed and the patient leaves to change, the room needs to be prepared for the next patient. Clean the probe according to the current process (instructions posted in the room). Bring out the recorded information for the sonographer who will put this information into Ultrastar at a designated time. Inform Sonographer that the next patient is being brought to the exam room
  • The student-sonographer should be efficient in performing ultrasound exams: begin patient exams promptly at the beginning of shift and after lunch break. Use appropriate time frames in performing exams (eg. abdominal study should be performed in 30 minutes or less). An exception to these time frames would be complex cases. The most important factor in performing an exam is quality. The quality is not to be comprised in order to meet these time frames. The time frames serve as a guide so that we can be as effective as possible
  • To be aware of the pace of the department. To realize when things are behind and its important to pick up the pace. Do whatever is necessary to facilitate the daily operation (perform other responsibilities when not scanning such as setting up probes, cleaning and setting up exam rooms, escorting patients, setting up biopsy carts for a procedure). Assisting other BWH staff who come into the department looking for a report or needing to see a patient exam, etc
  • Be thorough and competent in all computer related functions as well as paperwork responsibilities. The student/sonographer should ask for help when appropriate, particularly when entering complicated reports in Ultrastar
  • Transport and transfer patients using established procedures according to departmental guidelines
  • To be knowledgeable about ultrasound system functions as well as those related to imaging equipment (troubleshoot problems prior to calling for assistance)
  • To maintain the upkeep of the examination room in a clean and orderly fashion. Maintain appropriate level of supplies
  • The student/sonographer should be able to independently perform the following studies
  • Uses appropriate transducer for each particular exam
  • Knowledgeable about OBUS. Can accurately enter exam information into OBUS, and uncomplicated reports into ULTRASTAR
  • Knows location and contents of the interventional/biopsy carts and supply closets
  • Provides optimum images
  • Provides optimum measurements (eg. In obstetrical exams, masses)
  • Knowledgeable about OBUS. Can accurately enter exam information into OBUS, and uncomplicated reports into Ultrasound Reporting Systems(ULTRASTAR. )
  • Able to present cases to the physician completely and appropriately. Has previous studies/reports available, into Ultrasound Reporting Systems (ULTRASTAR/OBUS) accurate, protocol documented, and able to provide a concise patient history
  • Candidate must Have a High School diploma or equivalent
  • Before the ultrasound student sonographer is eligible to work in the Ultrasound Department the student must meet standards stipulated in competencies set to reflect what is appropriate for their level of clinical experience
  • Strong organization and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment
  • Ability to work under stress and pressure
  • Ability to work with patients of all kinds
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Diagnostic Imaging Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Upholds Kaiser Permanente's Policies and Procedures, Principles of Responsibilities & applicable state, federal & local laws
  • Demonstrates competence and understands the overall operational function of the department to include scheduling of patients appointments by telephone, mail or in person utilizing OPAS
  • Prepares patients for examinations & explains procedures in order to ally apprehensions; consults w/ referring physician & radiologist regarding patient's medical history to determine the type of ultrasonic procedure required & to correlate patient's history w/ test to be performed
  • Selects transducer & adjusts equipment controls according to organ of interest, depth of field & other specifications of test; moves transducer by hand over area of interest & observes sound wave display screen in order to evaluate quality of ultrasonic pattern produced
  • Utilizes ancillary devices such as selective transducers, monitors, images; scans areas/regions of interest using B-mode, M-mode & real time techniques optimizing display parameters & recorded images; notes significance of structures displayed & recognizes artifacts & equipment limitations
  • Operates various ultrasound emitters to scan pertinent anatomical areas & records the signal response in a photographic or other mode
  • Observes all applicable regional, medical center & department policies & procedures
  • Maintains standards of professional behavior established to enhance quality of service
  • Two (2) years clinical experience as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in an acute care medical center preferred
  • Current & valid registration as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer issued by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS-OB) & NT certification when performing Nuchal Translucency procedures in the OB-GYN department as stipulated in job code 30818. Depending on exact assignment, specialty registration in abdominal, cardiac, cardiovascular or vascular sonography may be required
  • American Heart Association approved and valid BLS card
  • Consistently demonstrates the knowledge, skills, abilities & behaviors necessary to provide superior & culturally sensitive service to each other, to our members & to customers, contracted providers & vendors
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Diag Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Models & reinforces ethical behavior in self & others in accordance to the Principles of Responsibility; adheres to organizational policies & guidelines; supports compliance initiatives
  • Identifies the impact of cultural diversity & lifestyle choices on patient condition & makes accommodations for such differences
  • Demonstrates competency & understands the overall operational functions of the department to include all reception duties & cashier functions
  • Able to assess data reflective of the patient's status & interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs & to provide the care needed in accordance w/ department policy
  • Adjusts technical factors relative to the requirements of the study & the physical maturation of the patient
  • Modifies patient positioning techniques relative to the patient's physical & cognitive abilities
  • Always takes special care in handling, positioning and/or restraining infants & geriatric patients to avoid injury or excessive radiation exposure
  • Demonstrates competence & understands the overall operational function of the department to include scheduling of patient appointments by telephone, mail, or in person utilizing RIS
  • Consistently selects equipment settings & appropriate transducers in accordance w/ department protocols & patient body habitus
  • Properly & consistently follows specific infection control techniques relative to ultrasound imaging (e.g., cold sterilization of probes, use of condoms on endocavity probes, etc.)
  • Routinely manipulates transducer appropriately to obtain the desired images
  • Does not attempt to perform an exam in any case in which it cannot be performed safely and/or properly
  • Consistently demonstrates the ability to differentiate between normal & abnormal anatomy
  • Completes & initials the standard consultation form & the radiology processing record accurately & immediately following each procedure
  • Routinely documents patient history relative to previous surgery, childbirth & other conditions which could affect the ultrasonic image of internal organs
  • Maintains equipment, supplies & work area in accordance w/ department guidelines
  • Experience with Acuson Sequoia, Philips iu-22 and Clickview ultrasound reporting package, preferred
  • Current American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) certification to include registries of physics, abdomen, and Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • BLS certified or must be obtained during the probationary period
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Diag Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Recent experience (within the last twelve (12) months) as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
  • One (1) year clinical experience as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in an acute care medical center
  • Depending upon department needs, relevant specialty experience may be required
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Perinatal Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews patient's medical records to obtain & record identifying information required for perinatology, instructs patient in preparing for examination & explains procedures to be performed
  • Positions patient to obtain desired images in accordance with physician's instructions
  • Operates, calibrates, adjusts, & maintains ultrasound equipment
  • Performs calculations & measurements to appropriately focus the exam & obtain the data needed
  • May perform other duties w/in the department as requested
  • This position requires the ability to evaluate a situation & determine the best method of achieving optimal ultrasound images is essential
  • Assisting with prenatal diagnosis & termination procedures including selective reduction as medically indicated or patient preference
  • Must have compassion & emotional stability to deal with the challenging situation of a sick or deceased fetus
  • In addition to defined technical requirements, accountable for consistently demonstrating service behaviors & principles defined by the Kaiser Permanente Service Quality Credo, the KP mission as well as specific departmental/organizational initiatives. Accountable for consistently demonstrating the knowledge, skill, abilities, & behaviors necessary to provide superior & culturally sensitive service to each other, to our members
  • Minimum of two (2) years of Perinatal Sonographic experience required
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proficient in the performance of ultrasound procedures and does not require assistance from fellow sonographers
  • Provide direction and instruction to existing personnel and training to new sonographers
  • Assist in teaching of ultrasound technology to new physicians, residents, and fellows
  • Coordinates with other staff to assure appropriate patient care is provided
  • Reports equipment failures to the appropriate supervisor or staff member
  • Participates in the maintenance of laboratory accreditation
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work herein
  • DUHS offers career growth and enrichment within Imaging services. There is a clinical ladder program with various steps and opportunities at each hospital within the health system
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Document all applicable patient and procedure data consistently and correctly
  • Obtain and evaluate pertinent patient history and physical findings that may affect the sonographic examination
  • Explain procedures adequately to patients to maximize patient comfort and cooperation
  • Appropriate monitoring during all phases of procedure with special care taken to insure patient emotional and physical well-being
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs Ultrasound procedures on scheduled shifts including emergency callback, operating ultrasound equipment
  • Provides care to neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients
  • Instructs, supervises, and evaluates student technologists
  • Promotes professionalism with the department, hospital, and community; acts as a role model
  • Demonstrates proficiency in performing all exams. Maintains the physical environment of the department in a clean, well-stocked, orderly manner
  • Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner, reporting any malfunctions to manager/Bio-med
  • Manages and coordinates the activities of the Ultrasound Department with other areas of the department and hospital to insure and maintain patient care
  • Demonstrates proper phone etiquette and utilization of computers, including completion of exam data entry
  • Attends hospital and department meetings and in-services
  • Successful completion of an accredited two year Ultrasonography or Radiologic Technologist program
  • Maintains active registry status in ARRT and/or ARDMS
  • Participates in professional society
  • 30 CEUs every 3 years
  • Call eligible
  • Attempts Abdomen and OB/GYN boards as soon as eligible
  • New grads within three months of hire
  • On-the-job trainees within 15 months of hire
  • Attempts vascular boards within twelve months of hire
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs ultrasound exams on patients according to the specific departmental procedure protocols under the direction of the Medical Director
  • Prepares equipment ensuring that it is operational, safe and functioning according to diagnostic standards
  • Problem-solves equipment failure and imaging quality and contacts service representative or CES regarding equipment problems
  • Ensures that daily equipment and room maintenance are performed before/during/ after each procedure, and that special precautions and measures are performed to ensure infection control standards
  • Completes all clinical supply inventories, ensuring that each diagnostic room is complete with the necessary supplies required to perform the procedure
  • Demonstrates competency in PACS process and Performs the daily QA process
  • Actively Participates with patient testing, performing routine, non-routine, urgent, and emergent patient exams
  • Communicates with Patient Transportation, Nursing Units, Physician Offices, and other diagnostic areas to ensure that the patients receive their diagnostic procedures in a smooth, efficient and safe manner
  • Performs portable examinations (when applicable) at the bedside to ensure patient safety as well as provide immediate diagnostic testing when needed
  • Uses independent judgment during the sonographic exam to Accurately differentiate between normal and pathologic findings
  • Analyses sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information with medical history, and communicates findings to the appropriate physician
  • Assumes responsibility for the safety, emotional and physical comfort of patients while they are in the sonographers care
  • Assists with the daily operations of the ultrasound suite
  • Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic sonography examinations
  • Maintains a daily log of patient’s seen/ completes exam-billing forms
  • Maintains ultrasound equipment and work area, and Maintains adequate supplies
  • Participates in the maintenance of the ultrasound accreditation
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs ultrasound exams, procedures and reports on scheduled shifts including on-call shifts for physician reporting/review
  • Provides care to obstetrical and occasional gynecological patients
  • Works within a sterile field as needed
  • Provides patient/family or caregiver education and bereavement counseling in recognition and solution of physical, emotional, and environmental health problems
  • Demonstrates proficiency in performing all exams and procedures. Maintains the physical environment of the department in a clean, well-stocked, orderly manner. Orders supplies and restocks rooms
  • Maintains and operates clean equipment and transducers according to procedures
  • Complies with all regulatory agency recommendations and guidelines
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding all patient/personnel information
  • Ensures the appropriate consents and/or declinations are obtained
  • Submits accurate and complete information to ensure documentation for services performed
  • Capable of professional office skills and transportation of patients as necessary
  • Schedules patients, when appropriate, and prioritizes scheduling based on clinical data
  • Has understanding, competency and troubleshooting skills as related to IT systems
  • Successful completion of an accredited two year Ultrasonography program
  • Within six months of hire obtains and maintains active registry status in ARDMS, minimum registration in OB/GYN
  • BLS for the Healthcare Provider certified or obtained within three (3) months of hire
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CV Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists with the evaluation of equipment and supplies
  • Maintains an adequate inventory of supplies
  • Maintains a clean and well-organized work environment
  • Participates in test scheduling as required
  • Serves on hospital and laboratory committees as approved by supervisor/manager
  • High school graduate or G.E.D
  • Graduate of an accredited 2-year Non-Invasive Vascular Technology training program or completion of an equivalent on the job-training program
  • ARDMS registry as a Vascular Technologist. Required in the first year of employment
  • Competency in Skill Sets 1,2,3 and 6 completed within the required timeframes set within the skill sets
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • One year experience or training in diagnostic ultrasound in at least two specialty areas, examples; abdomen and OB/GYN - Preferred
  • Experience with available Ultrasound equipment in terms of product evolution, trouble shooting and quality control Preferred
  • Vascular experience preferred
  • The general Sonographer should have current knowledge of neurology, abdominal, obstetric, and gynecologic applications
  • One year of hands-on experience in at least two specialty areas, after completion of the program, will be preferred
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Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for performing the following most common exams (this list is not all inclusive):Abdominal (and all parts of the abdomen separately Prostate/ ScrotumLimited OB Pelvic – trans-abdominal and trans-vaginal
  • Sends exams from PACS or modality to the Amicus tele-rad system when necessary
  • Enters exam notes on exams in PACS
  • Verifies orders in patient’s chart
  • Initials chart when exam is completed
  • Assists the clinical preceptor/s in training and evaluating ultrasound technology students
  • Organizes and prioritizes tasks for best work flow
  • Keeps work area safe, clean and orderly
  • Graduate of an accredited school of Sonography
  • Sonography certification eligible/certification from the ARDMS (or equivalent) and current CPR
  • Must acquire ARDMS (or equivalent) certification within 6 months of employment
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs basic to advanced level ultrasound procedures in assigned specialty service area utilizing a variety of equipment and techniques in accordance with established clinical practice standards, guidelines and protocols
  • Interacts with physicians, staff, family and patient to develop and implement the plan of care. Communicates clinical findings and makes referrals regarding patient care needs to appropriate personnel
  • Assists in prioritizing and ensuring completion of clinical and non-clinical work assignments
  • Prepares and presents in-services pertinent to assigned service area
  • Precepts, orients and provides advanced level assistance to new, and/or student sonographers
  • Assists in the development and monitoring of departmental quality assurance, performance improvement and clinical practice compliance programs
  • Assists in completing and monitoring user-level and/or vendor equipment maintenance requirements
  • Education:Graduation from an AMA approved program for Diagnostic Ultrasound Technology
  • 4-10 days, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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Sonographer, Mixed Shift Resume Examples & Samples

  • Customer Service:Demonstrates customer service skills with both internal and external customers. Treats patients/customers as individuals with unique values, beliefs and practices
  • Hospital/Departmental Policies and Procedures:Knowledgeable of all policies and procedures that affect the outcomes and safety of patient care, and employee rights and responsibilities
  • Performance Improvement:Performs, participates, implements and evaluates performance improvement activities within the departmental level
  • Financial Accountability:Identifies opportunities for waste reduction and department efficiency
  • Communication:Works as a team member through interaction, assistance and demonstration
  • Job Specific: Sonographer II
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs prescribed diagnostic ultrasound procedures
  • Demonstrates knowledge and proficiency in the use of real-time ultrasound equipment
  • Demonstrates sufficient knowledge of human anatomy and physiology
  • Prioritizes patient exams according to protocol
  • Documents, on film or in writing, the information seen during each examination
  • Assists physicians performing their own examinations as required
  • Relays to physicians any relevant patient information not documentable with Ultrasound
  • Participates in providing continuous Ultrasound services, and in coordinating procedure sequencing
  • Participates in rating call schedule
  • Coordinates procedures with other departments
  • Maintains a written log of all ultrasound procedures or attempted
  • Enters procedure charges to patients’ accounts within one hour after the procedure is completed
  • Orders needed supplies at least one week prior to depletion
  • Assist in File Room – Print reports
  • Records exam information for each patient
  • Provides procedural statistics to the Manager of Imaging Services
  • Monitors equipment for substandard performance, and participates, as required, in departmentally related duties
  • Observes the performance of scanning and recording equipment, daily for consistency
  • Contacts equipment service representative for needed repair or adjustment
  • Assists lead tech with coordination of control room activities
  • Is expected to assist in the cost control initiative
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Sonographer General / RVT Resume Examples & Samples

  • Serves as a clinical resource to department staff, students, volunteers and other departments, and contributes to the teamwork essential to ensuring quality patient care
  • Takes appropriate measures to ensure safety of patients
  • Transport patients safely
  • Cleans and disinfects ultrasound room and equipment
  • Observes proper safety techniques on all exams
  • Ensures room is properly set up for each type of ultrasound procedures
  • Prepares patient for ultrasound exam – explains procedures, transfer patient to table, position patient and assist patient at the end of the procedure
  • Maintains stock supplies (i.e., gel, needles, gloves) and performs general office duties, (i.e. proper charge codes, procedures completed.)
  • As required, takes call
  • Serves as resource for ACR Accreditation
  • Participates in ICAVL Accreditation activities and adheres to guidelines and requirements as indicated
  • Integrity to work with confidential information
  • Ability to anticipate needs of the patients and employees
  • Computer and keyboarding skills
  • Ability to work with other to ensure quality patient care
  • Must be able to take call restricted to a 30-minute response time and work on Hospital Holiday
  • Must be well trained to handle different ages and risk factors when performing diagnostic sonographic procedures
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Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs cardiac ultrasounds to evaluate pathology and function according to the Echo Lab procedural policies
  • Compiles reports to communicate findings to reading physicians by EMR notation and/or oral report of findings for transmittal of final evaluation
  • Pursues professional development to prepare for additional responsibilities and improve current job performance by participating in educational meetings, independent study and maintaining appropriate certification
  • Maintains lab equipment to ensure optimal functioning; inspecting for breakdown, trouble-shooting and communicating with appropriate repair persons
  • Restocks work areas with necessary supplies. Keeps work areas clean and orderly to promote patient safety
  • Correlates test results with other modalities in order to maintain quality control and to establish current accuracy
  • Utilizes appropriate communication and interpersonal skills with patients, families, physicians and staff
  • Assists the physician as needed during procedures and monitors physiological parameters during
  • Safely transports machine to patient room to perform exam or transports patients to office
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Subsequent to appropriate training (varies with individual) and completion of required competencies, the Staff Sonographer must be capable of independently performing the various types of exams offered in our department
  • Must be capable of operating all types of diagnostic equipment available to them, as well as maintaining and monitoring the safe and sanitary condition of this equipment
  • Prior to each scan, the Sonographer is responsible for obtaining patient's pertinent clinical and prior imaging data from IDXRAD, medical charts, and by patient interview
  • Responsible for following the established exam protocols while producing high quality diagnostic images and Doppler data
  • Upon the completion of the study, each Sonographer is responsible for recording an initial impression on the preliminary worksheets, as well as reviewing the findings with a radiologist and performing additional images when asked to do so
  • Immediately reports operational problems and equipment failures to supervisor
  • Each staff Sonographer must participate in an on-call program. When on call, it is the staff member's responsibility to remain accessible via his/her assigned personal pager or the phone. The on-call Sonographer must report to the hospital within thirty minutes of being notified to do so, or arrange an agreed upon time with the Physician in charge
  • Teaching, sharing and learning is an essential and requisite duty of sonographers employed within the department. The training of students, residents, and fellows is a mutual and shared responsibility
  • Develops professional growth by participating in or attending monthly Quality Assurance meetings, as well as reviewing ultrasound journals. Maintains appropriate number of CMEs in order to keep license as well as satisfy accreditation requirements
  • Sonographers must obtain ARDMS certification in both general and specialty areas that the department practices, or be eligible to sit for the appropriate exam with a future date mutually agreed upon with the supervisor
  • Keeps up with all hospital and departmental in-services, and completes within the mandated guidelines
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Sonographer Cardiology Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs echocardiograms consisting of two-dimensional ‘2-D’, M-Mode, color flow, pulsed wave and continuous Doppler utilizing digital imaging
  • Explains the procedure to the patient
  • Determines the clinical problem being addressed by referencing the requisition, patient chart and, if necessary, talking with the referring physician
  • Selects the appropriate settings for optimal imaging quality
  • Utilizing imaging protocols established by American Society of Echocardiography, performs a complete, high quality exam with 2-D, M-Mode, spectral Doppler and color flow imaging as indicated
  • Uses Definity Cardiovascular Contrast Agent to enhance ECHO pictures as needed
  • Notes images and other data which were sought but were not obtainable for technically limited studies
  • Notifies the reading cardiologist of critical findings that need immediate therapeutic intervention
  • Records all pertinent findings and measurements to formulate a preliminary interpretation for the reading cardiologist
  • Communicates pre-stress and post-stress ECHO findings to the RN during the stress echo
  • Prepares preliminary echo report in Cupid
  • Discusses findings with reading cardiologist as needed
  • Edits digital images and hard copy worksheets for reading cardiologist review
  • Attend conferences and symposiums on a national as well as a local level.Obtain necessary continuing professional education credits to keep RDCS or RCS registration current
  • Read journals to keep up-to-date on new developments in diagnostic cardiac ultrasound
  • Assist in the instruction of affiliated students
  • Responsible to keep lab in clean, working order.This includes cleaning transducers per policy, changing linen, cleaning exam tables and wiping down systems, and maintaining log sheets per policy
  • Report all equipment malfunctions to leadership.Put in work orders to clinical engineering as needed
  • Maintain supplies in lab
  • Perform administrative tasks and other duties as assigned
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Sonographer, OB / GYN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Following completion of a department specific training program, candidate must be capable of performing independent OB/GYN ultrasounds as well as successfully completing a thorough report and communicating results to the perinatologist(s)
  • Candidate will be trained for and participate in ultrasound-guided procedures both in the department as well as in the operating room
  • Candidate will participate in additional ancillary roles within the department that include (but aren’t limited to): research projects, department performance improvement projects, etc
  • Candidate must be willing to participate in the educational mission of the department which involves hands-on teaching for medical students, residents and fellows
  • Candidate must successfully pass ongoing QA audits
  • Candidate must complete their annual CME requirements to keep their certification current. The candidate will be given the opportunity to participate in the department’s ongoing educational activities
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Diagnostic Ultrasound Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performing diagnostic procedures, using knowledge, skills and abilities required for age of patient served to include: Routine, emergent, portable, surgical examinations in accordance with department policies and procedures
  • Communication with Radiologist
  • Exam review. File work. Restocking supplies/cleaning. Quality Assurance functions. Other duties as assigned
  • Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) ARDMS certification
  • Able to work unsupervised and perform exams independently and confidently
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs ultrasound studies (i.e. obstetrical, GYN, abdominal, retro peritoneal, small parts, pediatric, and vascular)
  • Educates patients regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure understanding and cooperation
  • Demonstrates ultrasound equipment for staff and visitors
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares patients and Ultrasound rooms for diagnostic procedure requested. Ensures proper identification of patient. Assists patients with dressing and undressing in a pleasant manner when necessary. Assists patients on and off exam table. Instructs patient on procedure to be performed in layperson terms and in a timely manner according to Policy and Procedures
  • Calculates and selects proper technical factors for procedure requested based on patients age and physical condition
  • Positions patients properly in order to obtain required images necessary for Radiologist to give appropriate results to referring physician according to policy and procedures and physician specifications
  • Communicates test results with Radiologist and other facility physicians as necessary and in a timely and friendly manner
  • One year of Junior College
  • ARDMS Breast Registry , CCI or ARRT Cert required
  • BLS (AHA)
  • Minimum of 3 years experience
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Ob-nt Sonographer Technologist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist OB physicians in performing diagnostic Nuchal Translucency ultrasound procedures. Assisting Perinatologist in performing invasive procedures, i.e., amniocentesis and sonohysterograms
  • Produces and evaluate ultrasound images and related data that are used by OB/GYN physician to render a medical diagnosis
  • Prepares initial diagnosis by identifying abnormal conditions for review by OB/GYN physician
  • Maintains equipment and examination room, stores film, and keeps inventory of related supplies
  • Prepares and submits reports showing the number and type of examinations conducted
  • Graduation from an AMA approved program in diagnostic ultrasound technology preferred
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Sonographer Council Bluffs Resume Examples & Samples

  • Recognize the sonographic appearance of normal and abnormal tissue structures and provide the best image quality for documentation
  • Communicate patient information in a professional and courteous manner to patients and to referring physician offices as required
  • Maintain the ultrasound equipment for cleanliness and ensure proper equipment maintenance and equipment safety
  • Schedule and coordinate tests
  • Prepare and maintain operational logs
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic ultrasound examinations
  • Exams include, but may not be limited to, abdominal, vascular, small parts, ob-gyn, vascular, infant head/hip/spine, and interventional procedures
  • Follow established departmental policy
  • Uses independent judgment during the sonographic exam to accurately differentiate between normal and pathologic findings
  • Analyzes sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and communicates findings to the Radiologist
  • Assume responsibility for the safety, mental and physical comfort of patients while they are in the sonographer's care
  • Communicate effectively with the patient and the health care team, recognizing the special nature of sonographic examinations and patient's needs
  • Assists with the daily operations of the ultrasound department
  • Completes exam tracking/billing accurately on a daily basis
  • Maintains ultrasound equipment and work area, and maintains adequate supplies
  • Establishes and maintains productive ethical working relationships with coworkers, referring providers and commercial agencies
  • Assist in training of ultrasound students during clinical rotations
  • DUHS offers career growth and enrichment within Imaging services
  • There is a clinical ladder program with various steps and opportunities at each hospital within the health system
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Sonographer, Grade Resume Examples & Samples

  • Exhibiting a high degree of tact, courtesy, and poise, explains procedures to patient to reduce anxieties and obtain patient cooperation
  • Prepares and positions patient for examination
  • Starts equipment that produces images of internal organs and records diagnostic data on magnetic tape, computer disk, strip printout, or film
  • Orients new hires
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Sonographer CV Non Invasive Cardiac Days CHI Health Nebraska Heart Hospital Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs all diagnostic echocardiography and diagnostic cardiology procedures and/or vascular imaging procedures and pressure studies
  • Corroborates patient’s clinical history and assesses patient for appropriateness of ordered procedure
  • Assumes responsibility for assigned area, reporting equipment malfunctions and procedure difficulties
  • Performs value-added activities that result in positive customer satisfaction and/or financial performance
  • Basic Arrhythmia certification within 1 year of employment
  • Requires registration in a singular modality by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) within one year of employment or one year of registry eligibility
  • Must maintain formal competencies in all areas of registry. If competencies are not met, compensation will be adjusted accordingly
  • NOTE: Vascular registration must be Registered Vascular Technology (RVT) through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or Certificate of Advanced Qualifications in Vascular Sonography (VS) through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (AART) if a Medical Radiographer
  • No previous work experience required
  • Ability to communicate clearly when explaining purpose of procedure and assuring patient understanding and cooperation
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Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Selects equipment for use in ultrasound setup according to specifications of examination. Selects transducer and adjusts equipment controls according to organ to be examined, depth of field, and other specifications of test
  • Keys test data and patient information into computer of ultrasound equipment to maintain record of test results
  • Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities
  • Must have equivalent of three (3) years of (6,240 hours) continuous ultrasound experience within the last six (6) years with no more than one (1) year break in experience within the last four (4) years
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Diag Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Is responsive to the needs of others by maintaining a professional behavior toward members and coworkers and creating a positive image for the department, as demonstrated by: Willingness to take the initiative to resolve member issues
  • Handling a high number of member contacts
  • Dealing with customer complaints in a positive way
  • Providing compassionate service
  • Treating coworkers with respect and appreciation
  • Fostering teamwork and thinking positively
  • Identifies the impact of cultural diversity and lifestyle choices on patient condition and makes accommodations for such differences
  • Demonstrates competency and understands the overall operational functions of the department to include all reception duties and cashier functions
  • Observes regional radiation and department safety policies
  • Age Specific Criteria. Neonatal; Pediatric; Adolescent; Adult; Periatric
  • Adjusts technical factors relative to the requirements of the study and the physical maturation of the patient
  • Modifies patient positioning techniques relative to the patient's physical and cognitive abilities
  • Always takes special care in handling, positioning and/or restraining infants and geriatric patients to avoid injury or excessive radiation exposure
  • Demonstrates competence and understands the overall operational function of the department to include scheduling of patient appointments by telephone, mail, or in person utilizing OPAS
  • Demonstrates competence in the operation of diagnostic ultrasound equipment, real-time and mobile, to obtain quality diagnostic images
  • Consistently selects correct technical factors relative to the requirements of the study and the patient's age and body habitus
  • Consistently selects equipment settings and appropriate transducers in accordance with department protocols and patient body habitus
  • Properly and consistently follows specific infection control techniques relative to ultrasound imaging (e.g., cold sterilization of probes, use of condoms on endocavity probes, etc.)
  • Exercises good clinical judgment
  • Consults with the radiologist or other clinician for purposes of clarifying orders
  • Consistently demonstrates the ability to differentiate between normal and abnormal anatomy
  • Documents clinical activities in a timely, comprehensive and accurate manner
  • Completes and initials the standard consultation form and the Radiology Processing Record accurately and immediately following each procedure
  • Routinely documents patient history relative to previous surgery, childbirth and other conditions which could affect the ultrasonic image of internal organs
  • Additional Performance Standards for Lead DMS
  • Consistently assigns work to staff appropriately so that exams are performed in a timely manner
  • Routinely provides timely feedback to management regarding operational problems and personnel issues
  • Communicates effectively with other departments to promote positive interdepartmental relationships
  • Demonstrates organizational skills and creativity in the resolution of operations problems within the department
  • Three (3) years experience as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in a major medical center
  • Experience with Acuson Sequoia, Philips iu-22 and Clickview ultrasound reporting package
  • NT experience preferred
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Diagostic Medical Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Processes film and reviews images to confirm that images meet radiologist's requirements
  • Uses ultrasound equipment to assist providers to conduct invasive procedures
  • One (1) year of full time experience as a sonographer required
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Sonographer Outpatient Days Resume Examples & Samples

  • Delivers patient care for all age groups while performing ultrasound exams/procedures and/or special procedures
  • Performs general office duties department operations to include; answering phone; scheduling; filing; maintaining patient records; ordering supplies
  • Participates in the formal training of ultrasound interns
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PD Diagnostic Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work/Life:flexible hours
  • Career Growth:AHS welcomes internal movement and growth
  • ARDMS Registered in Physics and Specialty (abdomen, OB/GYN, Breast preferred)
  • HS or GED
  • Approved completion of Ultrasonography school
  • Minimum of 1-2 years previous Diag Med Son experience
  • On-call including weekends and overnights
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Vascular Ultrasound Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • PAD Coordinator responsibilities: manage the Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) prevention and treatment program
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in non-invasive Vascular Ultrasound Technology
  • Some computer knowledge
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communications skills
  • Experience working in an outpatient center with interventional radiologists or vascular surgeons a plus. Specific diagnostic protocol expertise in lower extremity evaluation required
  • Experience with diagnostic protocol expertise for vein mapping, dialysis access assessment and venous insufficiency exams a plus
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Sonographer, Weekend Resume Examples & Samples

  • Moves transducer, by hand, over specified area of body and observes sound wave display screen to monitor quality of ultrasonic pattern produced
  • Must have two ARDMS (American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers) in any specialty
  • NT certification is required to perform genetic screening for Prenatal Diagnostic Centers. Applicants may be hired without certification, but will be required to obtain it within 90 days of hire
  • Must demonstrate competency and perform the specialty routinely
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Sonographer / PRN / Per Diem Resume Examples & Samples

  • Check the physician’s requisition for complete information on the procedure requested; refer any questions to the Radiologist before performing the procedure
  • Performs a variety of clerical tasks to include inputting/editing exams and completion of requisition (taken status) prior to setting images to be read
  • Practices techniques that prevent cross contamination. Maintains orderliness and cleanliness, including provision for the contamination free condition of rooms, equipment and personnel
  • Demonstrates Customer Service principles and behaviors appropriately
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Sonographer, Registered Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for assuring that daily and monthly QI logs are completed for the Echo department in a timely manner
  • Performs quality echocardiography diagnostic studies according to physician orders
  • Maintains records of examination data and other pertinent information on patients
  • Communicates findings to the physicians interpreting the studies
  • Maintains completion of correlation studies and materials pertinent to the accreditation of the lab
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support
  • Registered in echocardiography under ARDMS or CCI within 6 months of hire
  • Formal training in echocardiography ultrasound
  • Reads and writes Basic English with the skills necessary to understand and transfer physician’s orders and document in medical record
  • Ability to move in excess of 100 pounds, with assistance from other personnel and/or equipment
  • Flexibility with work situations and basic clerical skills
  • Ability to train subordinates in Echocardiographic ultrasound techniques
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Sonographer O.U Medical Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares patients for examinations and correlates clinical history with procedures ordered by physician to be performed
  • Performs basic ultrasound procedures in assigned specialty service area utilizing a variety of equipment and techniques in accordance with established clinical practice standards, guidelines and protocols
  • Interacts with physicians, staff, family and patient to develop and implement the plan of care
  • Performs the routine maintenance on the equipment and ensure the exam room is orderly and clean between patients
  • Ensures the proper labeling of ultrasound recordings
  • Communicates clinical findings and makes referrals regarding patient care needs to appropriate personnel. Performs non-clinical support tasks as assigned
  • Licensure:Meet American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) registry requirements and published standards as a fully credentialed sonographer in one or more of the specialty areas (Diagnostic, Cardiac, or Non-Invasive Vascular)
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Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Utilize open, professional communication (verbal, non-verbal, and written) to directly interact with physicians, patients, guests, and other health team members
  • Handle confidential information regarding patient activities
  • Demonstrate competency in arrhythmia interpretation
  • Participate in budget control
  • Performs necessary equipment checks and QC procedure and reports equipment malfunctions to supervisor. Maintains adequate supply of materials for vascular lab
  • Reviews and revised lab protocol to maintain a high level of efficiency. Recommends change to supervisor
  • Reviews performance and ensures compliance with accreditation, legal and other regulatory requirements
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Make decisions of moderate difficulty that reflect both knowledge and good judgement
  • Demonstrate an effective working knowledge of all equipment used in Cardiology and related to their job functions
  • Perform complete 2-dimensional, color flow, and Spectral Doppler exams according to protocol
  • Notifies physicians of any positive findings that need attention prior to patients release
  • Provides preliminary measurements and interpretations of examinations
  • Assists in scheduling of patients. Works in additional patients. Makes scheduling aware of cancellations or optimize examination availability
  • Attends required staff meetings and correlations conferences
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Medical Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Registry as a Registered Vascular Technologist within 3 months of hire
  • Current Base Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy
  • One year of experience in an imaging department
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RVT Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Displays sound knowledge and proficiency in the use of Ultrasound equipment
  • Responsible for performing the following most common exams (this list is not all inclusive): Abdominal (and all parts of the abdomen separately)
  • Marks exam images as verified/ dictated in PACS
  • Interacts with radiologists, Radiology PAs, other physicians, and other staff
  • RVT registry from the ARDMS or equivalent
  • Minimum of 12-months experience as vascular sonographer
  • Two years experience as sonographer
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Diiagnostic Medical Sonographer Chief Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provides functional guidance through effective communication to assigned personnel to ensure maintenance of prescribed standards of Ultrasound services; distributes work assignments to coordinate activities w/in section & w/other Depts. Recommends personnel selections; orients & trains (mentors) personnel; directs trainee program & documents competencies of staff to Dept policy & procedures & safety procedures; monitors performance of duties; provides assistance w/performance appraisals of subordinates; counsels as necessary; monitors team operating budget. Develops competencies & performance standards; assists w/team goals development; monitors productivity & efficiency of operational activities; delegates appropriate responsibilities to designated staff. Schedules & conducts monthly section meetings to assure proper communication levels in education, procedural, regulatory demands, & Interventional Physician requests. Prepares "floor stock" medications. Performs all the duties of Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Team Leader
  • Follows all National Patient Safety Goals. Receives & double identifies patients using appropriate criteria prior to performing the study ordered. Ensures information & data entry is accurate. Maintains patient privacy & confidentiality
  • Assumes responsibilities for the needs of patient during procedure. Provides service-oriented communications w/ patient; explaining procedure; answering questions. Emphasizes a personalized, individualized, compassionate patient care atmosphere at all times
  • Develops protocols & integrates software for procedures & techniques; remains current on new products, new techniques, new devices, new equipment & their applications. Performs tests & quality checks to evaluate proper function of all imaging & non-imaging systems, as well as equipment used in patient care & studies; records results of evaluation appropriately; recognizes & reports malfunctions of all systems
  • Recommends & assists w/capital equipment needs, space requirements & staffing needs to facilitate departmental operations. Monitors & evaluates equipment services. Orders & maintains adequate supplies; reviews & recommends approval of supply charges; monitors purchase of supplies; researches cost effectiveness of purchases & exams as requested; provides input on exam charges
  • Ensures efficient daily operation & the quality of patient care in assigned area; anticipates & resolves schedule & operational difficulties; counteracts adverse circumstances including appointment variations & examination complications by adjusting employee & patient schedules w/ more efficient operation & w/physician involvement. Reviews orders to determine accuracy & completeness; consults w/radiologist to ascertain imaging protocols
  • Assists w/development, revisions, & administering of Ultrasound section policies & procedures; ensures staff compliance. Remains current & integrates new & existing state & federal regulations w/Dept & hospital policy. Develops & maintains all required reports & records of Dept functions for audit by federal & state agencies; responds & corrects deficiencies found by these audits; incorporates results w/Dept function
  • Rotates facilities & shares on call responsibilities for Ultrasound
  • Assists w/& participates in departmental in-service presentations
  • Develops & directs section quality assurance activities for patient care & technical performance standards; monitors & corrects deficiencies
  • Promotes rapport & interacts w/all sections of Dept, clinic & hospital staff on procedural matters & policy development; cooperates w/nursing staff & physician partners to optimize workflow & facilitate a climate of safety
  • Promotes rapport & interacts w/service, sales representatives & application specialists to remain current on products, new techniques & application of equipment capabilities
  • Perpetuates self-development & education & pursues ongoing continuing education
  • Establishes & maintains reference library of all current publications, articles, & teaching methods for use in training
  • Develops QC indicators, gathers QC data, & prepares QC reports as assigned
  • Minimum five (5) years of post-graduate sonography experience, including experience or successful completion of training program (pre-hire, post-hire, or on-the-job) in area of specialty, if applicable
  • Supervisor or Team Leader experience in the ultrasound field
  • Supervisory and/or Management experience
  • Bachelor's degree in allied health or business management
  • Certified Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) by the American Heart Association
  • Certifications in Abdomen, Breast, Vascular and Obstetrics imaging by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ADRMS)
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Ultrasound Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of ultrasonography program
  • Registered or registry-eligible in the specialty of Obstetrical Ultrasound by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers is highly desirable
  • Minimum of one year full time experience in obstetrical ultrasound
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Registered Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Successful completion of AMA Accredited School of Ultrasound Technology ( which requires prerequisites of being an allied health professional or has a bachelor's degree in a health-related field upon admission to the program)
  • If a new grad, must registry eligible by the ARDMS in OB/GYN and Abdominal Ultrasound, and within one year of graduation obtain ARDMS
  • If more than one (1) year of experience, must have ARDMS in at least OB/GYN or abdominal on hire
  • ARDMS in Breast Ultrasound a plus
  • Other certification may be required if department develops in other modalities
  • Clinical and practical experience during Ultrasound Technology Training is essential
  • Ability to perform examinations of excellent technical quality, in an efficient manner
  • Must have an in depth knowledge of cross sectional anatomy
  • Knowledge of Ultrasound Instrumentation operation and quality control procedures is necessary
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are required
  • Knowledge of departmental computer systems operations is essential
  • The ability to work as a team member with other sonographers, ability to speak with radiologists as a professional and compassion towards patients are essential skills
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Registered Vascular Sonographer Days Resume Examples & Samples

  • ARDMS or CCI Registered
  • Hospital policy requires that anyone who operates a vehicle must have a driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • CPRRequired Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
  • Ability to speak, read, and write fluent English
  • Ability to learn and integrate technical aspects of the laboratory as a whole
  • Ability to make quick and accurate decisions under stress and emergency situations
  • Ability to use computers (i.e. Microsoft Office, PAC’s systems, Order/Charge entry)Experience Required
  • Minimum 2 year approved vascular training program with associate’s degree
  • Minimum 2 year experience in vascular ultrasound
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Under direct supervision of the Cardiology Nurse Manager or Lead Cardiac Sonographer, the Cardiac Sonographer is responsible for accurately performing echocardiograms on all patients (including infants, adolescents and adults)
  • Responsibilities also include analyzing the information and providing calculations to assist the physician in providing appropriate care and treatment
  • The cardiac sonographer must be competent in the performance of transthoracic, transesophageal and stress echocardiography
  • The cardiac sonographer will demonstrate competence at performing these procedures in the Echo Lab, at the patient bedside or as part of invasive cardiovascular procedures in the Cath Lab, EP Lab or Operating Room
  • The cardiac sonographer will demonstrate competence and safety with the IV administration of cardiac contrast agents (saline and Perflutren) and will demonstrate competency in the use of transesophageal (TEE) probe high level disinfection
  • Duties include tasks that assure the department runs effectively and efficiently including the maintenance of patient records
  • The Cardiac Sonographer will carry out any other activities assigned by the Cardiology Nurse Manager including Outreach assignments
  • The cardiac sonographer will respond within 30 minutes when on stand-by
  • Graduate of a cardiac sonography program and/or on-the-job training under supervision of a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge in the performance of patient procedures as required in each clinical area
  • Current registry through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) with active status in Adult Echocardiography preferred. For new graduates, must obtain registry within 12 months of registry eligibility date
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Saving certification required
  • One year of echo experience or graduate of cardiac sonography program with combined training and experience of at least one year
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, PI program, monthly QI, safety, environmental and infection control standards
  • Participates in on call coverage as needed
  • Communication: Works as a team member through interaction, assistance and demonstration of appropriate communication skills and reporting/activation of the chain of command appropriately
  • Job Specific:Vascular Sonographer
  • Registered in Vascular Sonography (RVT) under the ARDMS or CCI
  • Formal training in vascular ultrasound
  • Knowledge of the cardiovascular system
  • Ability to train subordinates in Vascular ultrasound techniques
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Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs non-invasive peripheral vascular testing to evaluate the hemodynamics of arterial, venous and/or cerebrovascular circulation by utilizing Doppler ultrasound, plethysmography, duplex imaging and sound spectrum analysis according to the Vascular Lab procedural policies. *Performs cardiac ultrasounds to evaluate pathology and function according to the Echo Lab procedural policies
  • Compiles reports to communicate test results to referring physicians by EMR notation and/or oral report of preliminary findings and transmittal of final evaluation
  • Correlates test results in order to maintain quality control and to establish current accuracy
  • Safely transports machine to patient room to perform vascular exam or transports patients to office
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Sonographer Tech Student PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Under immediate supervision, conducts scanning procedures using ultrasound equipment by moving scanner over specified body area and adjusting equipment in accordance with established clinical practice standards, guidelines and protocols
  • Orders and stocks all ultrasound supplies and ensures exam room is clean and ready for the next patient
  • Education:Currently enrolled in good standing in a Sonographer training program
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Echo Sonographer Tmvr Resume Examples & Samples

  • As the Echo Sonographer you will provide expertise and clinical insights on the device, procedure and protocol throughout the life cycle of the clinical investigation. The successful candidate will also provide pre, intra, and post-procedural echo support
  • The candidate will join a fast-paced, dynamic team within Edwards’ Lifesciences and the individual will play a pivotal role in the development of a new therapy, from concept through to human use
  • An effective candidate must have hands-on skills with the proven ability to apply technical knowledge and judgment to complex anatomical implant procedures. Technical proficiency specific to echocardiography and interventional cardiology is required
  • Proficient in operating echocardiographic equipment (ICE, TEE, TTE, Surface probes) and analyzing echocardiographic images
  • Strong aptitude for cardiac anatomy and physiology
  • Experience working in cardiac cath lab and/or operation room specifically with respect to mitral and valve therapies
  • Highly effective verbal and written communication skills are necessary - this position will require close collaboration with internal R&D and veterinary personnel, as well as external physician partners
  • Computer proficiency, especially MS Word, MS Excel, & MS PowerPoint is preferred
  • Must be proactive and creative in identifying and solving problems
  • Requires a high-energy individual who has excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Enjoys working in a changing, fast paced environment
  • Ability to establish relationships and manage communications with key clinical customers such as physicians, nurses, administrators etc. Good teamwork, communication (written/verbal) and relationship building skills
  • Strong time and territory management skills
  • Must be proficient with computer. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and problem-solving
  • Quick learner; ability to come up to speed quickly on Edwards’ products and services
  • Ability to work positively through confrontation and/or conflicting ideas
  • Up to 80% travel (primarily in EU, but also Canada and the US)
  • Language skills: Fluent English, second language an advantage due to European role
  • Experience in Cardiac Computed Tomography would be a plus
  • Experience in clinical trial operations a plus
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Successful completion of the R.D.M.S. Registry examination in two of the following areas: Abdomen, OB/GYN, Vascular, or ARRT
  • Three years or more as a Radiologic Technologist, if applicable
  • Three years or more as a Sonographer
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Sonographer, Cardiology Resume Examples & Samples

  • Min., of three (3) years experience performing Ultrasound procedures in an acute facility if not RDMS
  • Adult and Pediatric Echo Certification Required
  • Vascular Certification Required
  • Must have working knowledge of diagnostic ultrasound imaging procedures
  • Ability to work tactfully and effectively with fellow staff members, physicians and the patient population
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to work independently and be a functional team member in a team-oriented environment
  • Current RDMS or RDMS eligible, ECE to maintain certification, current BLS CPR card
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must have completed a formal Sonography course or have completed four years of progressively responsible experience in an ultrasound department (such experience must have been within the last five years)
  • This position requires graduation from high school or its equivalent
  • Current certification by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Ultrasonographers (RDMS) or RDCS or RVT specialization in body or eligibility for certification and must achieve certification within one year of eligibility
  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers by the American Heart Association is required
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Reg Sonographer, Prof Cardiovascular DV Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares written documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as procedures worksheets, audit results, progress reports and other such reports
  • Maintains order, cleanliness, and supplies in rooms, and promotes a safe environment
  • Assists in the training of techniques to staff and students
  • Establishes and maintains positive ethical working relationships with patients, employees, physicians and general public
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Reg Sonographer, Ultrasound F Resume Examples & Samples

  • Complies with federal and state law and accrediting and licensing agencies at all times, to include but not limited to,JCAHO and federal compliance regulations
  • Correlates the clinical history with the test to be performed and improvises on standard procedures when necessary to assure a quality scan
  • Performs ultrasound procedures and tasks, properly and in a timely manner
  • Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservice and department meetings and workshops
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current ARDMS Certification or eligible. Current BLS Healthcare Provider certification
  • Sonographer I: One to three (1-3) years’ ultrasound work experience, including clinical training in an acute care facility and/or imaging center is prefered
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision. Must have full working knowledge of ultrasound equipment, scan methods, normal/abnormal anatomy, clinical conditions encountered in abdominal, OB/GYN
  • Requires knowledge of ultrasound physics and cardiovascular hemodynamics. Responsible for assessment, treatment and care of patients of all ages including neonatal, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric
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Rad Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 9} Prepare the equipment, room and supplies necessary for each patient and regular daily use. Stock and supply room and general department area as needed
  • 12} To assume all responsibilities for on-call coverage and to remain flexible in all shift coverage and overtime situations as necessary. (not applicable to Ultrasound at this time)
  • 14} Transport and transfer patients using established procedures according to departmental guidelines
  • 16} Perform all other duties as directed
  • 1} Must have graduated from an AMA accredited Ultrasound Program with a minimum of 12 months full time clinical ultrasound experience
  • 3} Must become registered in all the institution’s accredited specialties: first specialty or additional specialty must be completed within one year of start of employment. Second specialty within second year of employment. Additional specialties as required by the accreditation agency
  • 4} Must have the ability to adapt to changing pace within the department, with frequent interruptions
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Sonographer / PRN / Per Diem Resume Examples & Samples

  • Associate Degree or equivalent in Ultrasound required
  • Must be mature and responsible, able to use initiative and independent judgment when necessary, and capable of working without supervision within guidelines established by the director of the division
  • Self-motivation with regard to increasing one’s level of understanding and knowledge of the field is important, as is a background that will qualify one to teach diagnostic ultrasound
  • Knowledge of ultrasound techniques should be thorough
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Echovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Education: Graduate of an accredited formal program in Echo/Vascular Ultrasound and/or on-the-job training in Echo/Vascular Ultrasound
  • Licensure/Certification: Must be registered in both modalities within 1 year of start date (6 months to receive the first, then 6 months to receive the second)
  • Professional Experience:Two years in vascular and echo imaging preferred
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PD Diagnostic Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work/Life:Flexible schedule, no weekends
  • Career Growth: AHS welcomes internal movement and growth
  • Graduate of an RDMS accredited ultrasound program
  • RDMS & CVT certified
  • New graduates must be RDMS eligible and passed the physics portion of exam
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates competence in being able to work independently performing all General/OB Ultrasound examinations. Is competent in troubleshooting Ultrasound machine problems, doing quality assurance on Ultrasound machine and training other personnel when needed
  • Identifies Age Specific needs of patient and complies with the same
  • Performs all duties as a Sonographer along with being able to take emergency call with a response time of 1 hour
  • Demonstrates ability to operate all ultrasound equipment along with performing routine equipment maintenance when necessary
  • Assists department director in the purchase of new ultrasound equipment
  • Demonstrates eagerness to teach Ultrasound Technology students
  • Demonstrates ability to use PACS and VRAD telerad computers
  • Demonstrates knowledge to burn CD’s of images
  • Demonstrates professional attitude and interest in work by maintaining acceptable work habits and behavior
  • Demonstrates responsibility for own professional growth and continuing education
  • Meets yearly ongoing age specific and other competencies
  • Demonstrates knowledge of Radiology Department workflow processes, policies/procedures, adhering to quality improvement standards
  • Must be able to read, write, and follow written instructions in English
  • Must demonstrate ability to cordially deal with the public
  • Must be registered or registry eligible with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) if performing x-rays
  • Must be registered or registry eligible with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or Vascular Sonographers, including knowledge in OB Ultrasonography
  • Must have current license to practice I the State of Iowa
  • Must maintain current licensure in CPR
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform cardiac ultrasonography procedures and other complex invasive procedures to include: two-dimensional echo, M-mode, pulse wave and continuous wave Doppler, color flow Doppler, 3D, Strain, Exercise and Dobutamine Stress Echo studies
  • Assist physicians with acquiring images during TEE studies. And perform contrast and saline bubble studies as needed
  • Some knowledge of University policies and procedures
  • Experience working in an academic medical setting
  • Previous use of EPIC
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Sonographer, General Ultrasound Technologist Resume Examples & Samples

  • A technologist III has a combination of certifications and skills worth 12 to 18 points as determined by the Technologist Skill Set Grid, below
  • Ability to read, write, hear, and verbally communicate in English to the degree required to perform the job
  • Physical Requirements: See attached statement of physical and environment factors
  • Experience beyond the minimum necessary for certification is preferred
  • Ability to read, write and verbally communicate in one or more languages commonly spoken in the community other than English is preferred
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PD Diagnostic Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work/Life:Flexible schedule, on call as scheduled
  • 1-2 years experience
  • RDMS
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of a two-year or more accredited health science program (i.e. Radiologic Technology, Medical Technology, Nursing, etc.) plus completion of a twelve-month formal education program in Sonography or
  • CAAHEP accredited or equivalent program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography or Vascular Technology, or
  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree plus completion of a twelve-month formal education program in Sonography
  • Registration by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers within nine (9) months following the start of employment in the specialty area of Pediatric Cardiac Echocardiography
  • Demonstrated understanding of cardiac physiology
  • Willingness to travel to outreach clinics throughout the state of Iowa
  • Bachelor degree in a healthcare or science related field
  • Registration by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in the specialty area of Fetal Echocardiography
  • Demonstrated basic computer data entry skills
  • One to three years work experience in performing fetal echocardiograms
  • One to three years work experience in performing pediatric echocardiograms
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Registered Vascular Sonographer Prn Rotating Resume Examples & Samples

  • ARDMS or CCI Registered
  • Hospital policy requires that anyone who operates a vehicle must have a driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • CPRRequired Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
  • Ability to speak, read, and write fluent English
  • Ability to learn and integrate technical aspects of the laboratory as a whole
  • Ability to make quick and accurate decisions under stress and emergency situations
  • Ability to use computers (i.e. Microsoft Office, PAC’s systems, Order/Charge entry)Experience Required
  • Minimum 2 year approved vascular training program with associate’s degree
  • Minimum 2 year experience in vascular ultrasound
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PRN Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Produce high quality ultrasound images and obtain appropriate measurements for each exam
  • Calibrate and maintain equipment and order supplies when needed
  • Assist with Quality Assurance/Improvements audits and activities as required
  • Graduate of an accredited school of Diagnostic Sonography program required
  • American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) certification required
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide support in end-user training, train-the-trainer classes go-live support or as mentor for newly contractors
  • Execute test procedures in support of development mid-game testing and formal product verification/validation on ultrasound systems
  • Generate defect reports and verify corrected defects, review product requirements, test procedure execution
  • Test data generation/review/approval, generate product defect reports, verify completed product defects for closure
  • Insert Education Requirement
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years current experience in modality required
  • General Imaging, Vascular or Cardiology certification required and at least 3 to 5 years of clinical experience
  • Excellent communication skills, good computer skills including MS office applications and product test experience
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Sonographer Prn-breast Center Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of the above education requirements
  • Good knowledge of the theory, techniques of ultrasound, the operation and care of ultrasound equipment and the principles of radiation and radiation
  • Ability to speak, write, read and communicate in English
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General Ultrasound Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Desirable at least 2years experience in an General Sonography and Vascular Laboratory
  • Proficient in interpreting and performing General and Vascular procedures
  • Experienced in specialized invasive procedures & proper sterile technique
  • Experienced with GUS Wash Station
  • PACS / Meditech (as related to imaging)
  • Problem solving skills
  • Flexibility in assignment to other duties as required
  • Stress management skills
  • Maintain professional etiquette at all times
  • Highly organized, friendly and team player
  • Experience with Community Cares a plus
  • Holiday shifts required
  • Call required (on holidays as well)
  • ACR Accreditation
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Sonographer, Perinatal Center Resume Examples & Samples

  • Technically proficient in a variety of ultrasound procedures
  • Ability to train staff members to perform procedures requiring independent judgment
  • Position requires ingenuity and initiative for the diagnosis and therapy of disease
  • 2-5 years experience performing Ultrasound procedures
  • 2 years high-risk/level II OB Ultrasound including Fetal Echo
  • Experienced with US guided invasive fetal procedures including amniocentesis and CVS
  • Experience with AIUM certification process
  • Graduation from an accredited school of Ultrasound
  • ARDMS - OB/GYN, NT Certification
  • CEUs to maintain certifications, current BCLS CPR card
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OB / GYN Diagnostic Imaging Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Identifies the impact of cultural diversity & lifestyle choices on patient condition & makes accommodations for such difference
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional & chronological maturation process in delivery of services to patients of the age group served
  • Demonstrates competence & understands the overall operational function of the department to include scheduling of patients appointments by telephone, mail, or in person utilizing KP Health Connect
  • Prepares patients for examinations & explains procedures in order to allay apprehensions; consults w/ referring physician regarding patient's medical history to determine the type of ultrasonic procedure required & to correlate patient's history w/ test to be performed
  • Keys test data & patient information into ultrasound equipment computer to record test results & diagnostic data on, computer disk, strip printout or film; photographs images of organs shown on display module
  • Selects transducer & adjusts equipment controls according to organ of interest, depth of field & other specifications of test; moves transducer by h& over area of interest & observes sound wave display screen in order to evaluate quality of ultrasonic pattern produced
  • Documents clinical activity in a timely, comprehensive & accurate manner
  • Observes sterile technique
  • Observes Policies & Procedures for infection control, transducer disinfection, & operation of disinfection equipment
  • Active registration as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer issued by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in the sub-specialty of OB-GYN with current Nuchal Translucency (NT) credential
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of and to apply the principles, theories, practices and techniques of diagnostic medical sonography
  • Demonstrated ability to operate ultrasound equipment in order to produce ultrasound images, recognize normal human anatomy and pathological conditions and utilize ultrasound equipment to differentiate disease processes and artifacts
  • Consistently demonstrates the knowledge, skills, abilities, and behaviors necessary to provide superior and culturally sensitive service to each other, to our members, and to customers, contracted providers, and vendors
  • 2 years clinical experience as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in an acute care medical center
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RVT Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certification required
  • Credentialing as a Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) preferred
  • Credentialing as a Registered Vascular Specialist (RVS) preferred
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required
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Sonographer, Cardiovascular Services Resume Examples & Samples

  • Certification- Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) or Cardiac Echo sonographer or equivalent. Experience
  • A minimum of 2 years working as a vascular or cardiac sonographer with ARDMS certification
  • Must be proficient in obtaining quality clear images for either cardiac or vascular ultrasound. Have the ability and training to obtain numerous specific ultrasound studies (e.g. arterial and venous upper and lower extremities; TTE and TEE procedures)
  • Proficient in using Philips iE33 Ultrasound Equipment. Preferred proficiency in using Philips Xcelera data base for imaging and writing reports
  • Position requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to work in a rapidly changing environment and take appropriate actions in emergent situations
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Perinatal / MFM Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Explains procedures to the patient prior to the commencement of the testing and provides patient education related to medical ultrasound
  • Maintains patient confidentiality
  • Maintains effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public
  • Acts in a non-directive, non-judgmental manner, recognizing an individual’s religious, ethical, and moral opinions/beliefs
  • Satisfactory completion of one of the following; at least two (2) years in Allied Health Educational Program and one (1) year on-the-job training in ultrasonography, or completion of an approved ultrasonography educational program
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares patients for ultrasound examination. Prepares patients for physicians
  • Conducts ultrasonic diagnostic procedures and records anatomical, pathological and/or physiological data for interpretation by a physician. Assists physician during invasive procedures requiring ultrasound guidance
  • Follows universal precautions and OSHA standards. Understand and participate in the OBX revenue cycle
  • Code appropriate CPT and ICD9 for services performed
  • Submit completed billing work sheets daily
  • Notify Patient Service Associate of additional services performed which require authorization. Maintains proper operation of the ultrasound equipment. Recognizes equipment malfunctions and takes appropriate corrective action
  • Recognizes ethical, legal and professional issues inherent in providing care to pregnant women. Comply with safety and security training
  • Comply with OSHA regulations
  • Complete Pediatrix Compliance Program. Participates in staff development, in-service workshops and educational activities
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Sonographer / Ultrasound Tech MFM Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares patients for ultrasound examination
  • Explains procedures to assure cooperation and optimum test results
  • Maintains proper operation of the ultrasound equipment. Recognizes equipment malfunctions and takes appropriate corrective action
  • Maintain archives/records scans
  • Minimum of six-month experience as an ultrasound technician working in obstetrical and/or perinatology setting preferred
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Follows and complies with universal precautions and OSHA standards
  • Recognizes ethical, legal, and professional issues inherent in providing care to pregnant women and minors
  • Possess a high school diploma or GED
  • Completion of a program in cardiac ultrasonography
  • Fetal experience preferred or will be provided
  • CPR certification required or will be provided
  • Skilled in operating ultrasound equipment
  • Satisfactory completion of one of the following; at least two (2) years in Allied Health Educational Program and one (1) year on-the-job training in pediatric echocardiography, or completion of an approved echocardiography educational program
  • Maintain or be eligible for pediatric echocardiography registry certification with the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS). ARDMS pediatric echocardiographic registry must be obtained within first year of employment
  • Provide evidence of continuing education credits to fulfill accreditation requirements
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Lead Echo Sonographer / Days Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for care of equipment. Ensures proper reporting of equipment malfunction or downtime
  • Performs quality vascular diagnostic studies according to physician orders
  • Attends department meetings
  • Certified training from a formal school of echocardiography
  • Knowledge of echocardiography and EKG arrhythmia
  • Minimum of 2 years echo experience and/or 2 years of supervisory experience in a related field
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Sonographer, Reg-free Standing ER, PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Operates C.T. equipment to make radiographs, scans of designated portions of body. Adjusts equipment and patient to correct positions for each examination. Instructs and explains procedures to patients. Selects proper technical factors, on an individual patient basis
  • Performs reconstruction and special processing of data. Evaluates completed radiographs/scans for positioning, technique and adequacy of examination
  • Closely observes patients, performs first aid, as necessary, confers with physician when requested exams appear at odds with the patient's condition, and generally, maintains an acute awareness of any patient under his/her control
  • Performs a variety of clerical tasks to include; pulling jackets, inputting/editing exams, and completion of requisition prior to setting films to be read
  • Records and maintains data on magnetic disc, tape and hard copies, and logs. Responsible for correct identification of film, including side and radiological factors
  • Arranges, attaches, or adjusts immobilization and supportive devices to obtain precise position, prevent motion and aid in patient comfort
  • Keeps current regarding developments in trends and techniques of diagnostic CatScan by reading technical journals, participating in in-service education programs, attending conferences, etc
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Reg Diagnostic Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates competency in the operation of Ultrasound equipment
  • Documents patient's history, completing the appropriate work sheets in an accurate and legible manner
  • Tests probe cleaning chemistry maintaining daily log
  • Demonstrates awareness and competence regarding patient safety
  • Properly cleans and organizes room upon completion of procedures
  • Reviews patient's records to ensure appropriateness of procedure
  • Consistently obtains diagnostic quality images demonstrating competency in all diagnostic procedures as described in Department protocols
  • Consistently checks patient's identification. Demonstrates ability to coordinate care with other members of the health care team
  • Explains the procedure to the patient and gives the patient the opportunity to ask relatives questions
  • Keeps patient and family members informed of progress and/or delays associated with their procedure
  • Completes the annual education in Steward University
  • Notifies supervisor of supply shortages, equipment malfunctions and problematic situations within the department
  • Readily and willingly contributes to a team approach in order to provide the best patient care and service
  • Always checks and completes the status change in the Meditech system as the patient exam is completed
  • Scans worksheets into PACS system
  • Employee will comply with the principles of Infection Control an Aseptic Technique
  • Is responsible for ongoing development of his/her work skills through the use of available resources (i.e.: inservices, formal educational programs, other work groups and on-the-job training},
  • Attends and participates in staff meetings and inservices and/or reviews documentation as required
  • Assists in the orientation of others and actively participates in mentoring
  • Performs analytical and decision making functions with minimal supervision
  • Recognizes and seeks assistance/consultation when appropriate
  • Demonstrates an understanding of relative Hospital and all-departmental policies and procedures including safety issues
  • Possesses awareness of programs/services provided by Hospital and where they are located
  • Documented training and experience in ultrasonography
  • Current ARDMS registered certification with RDMS designation and/or current ARRT registered certification in Sonography with RT(S) designation and/or completion of SPI Physics and eligibility for ARDMS within 9 months of hire or transfer in any specialty of ARDMS
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Medical Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2 year allied health education program that is patient care related or Bachelor's degree
  • Current ARDMS registered eligible to apply for registry within 4 months of hire and registered with 9 months of hire and maintain certification
  • Registry eligible candidates to be hired as Ultrasound Technician, must apply for the registry within 4 months of hire and be ARDMS registered within 9 months of hire. Upon Registry, Technicians would be promoted to Sonographer position. Wages will be commensurate with registry status
  • Clinical experience of adequate length to become proficient in the art of Medical Sonography
  • Ability to communicate with patients, family members, physicians, healthcare professionals, department staff, students, etc
  • Participation in call coverage required
  • Participation in weekend rotation required
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Registered Sonographer, Ultrasound .F Resume Examples & Samples

  • Utilizes knowledge of complex instrumentation to extract the finest quality performance from the equipment
  • Provides basic patient care and comfort: Maintains infection control and universal precautions as it reflects to patient care and equipment, maintains BCLS certification
  • Properly labels the permanent recordings, lab specimens, and folders of the scans for interpretation and filing; maintains daily log and computer data
  • Evaluates new products and equipment for possible future purposes
  • Recognizes and makes recommendations for changes to policies and procedures which would improve the department workflow
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Registered Sonographer, Ultrasound DV Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintains established hospital and departmental policies and procedures, objectives, performance improvement program, safety, environment of care, management of information, and infection control standards
  • Utilizes excellent customer service skills at all times
  • Calibrates, adjusts, and maintains ultrasound and peripheral equipment
  • Obtains consistent and optional image quality scan and interprets it but does not give an official reading
  • Assesses and prepares patients of all ages, including neonatal/pediatric and adult patients, for examinations and explains procedure to patient and/or family while performing the examination as appropriate
  • Uses initiative and independent judgment when necessary, especially to handle stressful and emergency situations in an appropriate manner
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Ultrasound Sonographer Weekends Resume Examples & Samples

  • Exam Performance:Verifies the requisition/chart for valid written order, priority date, ordering comments, physicians notes, precautions and patient consent forms.Performs high quality US examinations according to exam protocol in a timely manner. Assists the physician as needed in performing additional imaging or biopsy procedures.Ensures that images and records are properly completed with patient identification data and appropriate labeling.Utilizes technical knowledge and skills to perform procedures accurately and in a timely manner in accordance with age specific criteria.Completes exam charges and image documentation and forwards to radiologist in a timely manner.Administers intravenous injections of contrast material as appropriate, observes patients for adverse reactions
  • Assists in preparation of budget and capital expenditures for laboratory areas
  • Arranges for maintenance and repair of equipment following maintenance contract to eliminate or decrease down time of equipment
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provision of high quality Ultrasound service
  • Administrative duties including organisation of clinical workload and preparation of preliminary reports
  • Attention to detail in all aspects of imaging service from patient wellbeing, examination, and close collaboration with Radiologists
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Diagnostic Imaging Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Is responsive to the needs of others by maintaining a professional behavior toward members and coworkers and creating a positive image for the department
  • Identifies the impact of cultural diversity and lifestyle choices on patient condition and makes accommodations for such difference
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process in delivery of services to patients of the age group served
  • Demonstrates competence and understands the overall operational function of the department to include scheduling of patients appointments by telephone, mail, or in person utilizing OPAS
  • Prepares patients for examinations and explains procedures in order to ally apprehensions and consults w/ referring physician and radiologist regarding patient's medical history to determine the type of ultrasonic procedure required and to correlate patient's history w/ test to be performed
  • Demonstrates competence in the operation of diagnostic ultrasound equipment, real time and mobile, to obtain quality diagnostic images
  • Performs special application exams/tests such as assisting physicians in sterile procedures such as surgery, operating ultrasound equipment in surgery and during special applications such as localizations, aspirations and/or biopsies
  • Selects transducer and adjusts equipment controls according to organ of interest, depth of field and other specifications of test
  • Moves transducer by hand over area of interest and observes sound wave display screen in order to evaluate quality of ultrasonic pattern produced
  • Keys test data and patient information into ultrasound equipment computer to record test results and diagnostic data on magnetic tape, computer disk, strip printout, or film
  • Photographs images of organs shown on display module
  • Identifies and processes images and prepares images for interpretation
  • Discusses test results w/ physician
  • Utilizes ancillary devices such as selective transducers, monitors, and images
  • Scans areas/regions of interest using B-mode, M-mode, and real time techniques optimizing display parameters and recorded images
  • Notes significance of structures displayed and recognizes artifacts and equipment limitations
  • Operates various ultrasound emitters to scan pertinent anatomical areas and records the signal response in a photographic or other mode
  • Produces quality, diagnostic images taking into account transducer selection, technical factors, patient variables, image annotation, evaluation and selection of representative images, criteria for diagnostic quality, artifacts and improvement of sub-optimal images
  • Documents clinical activity in a timely, comprehensive, and accurate manner
  • Observes all applicable regional, medical center, and department policies and procedures
  • Two (2) years of clinical experience as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in an acute care medical center preferred
  • Graduation from a Sonography educational program approved by the American Medical Association and the American College of Radiology and accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
  • Registration as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer issued by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS-OB)
  • Valid BLS card
  • Depending on exact assignment, specialty registration in abdominal, cardiac, cardiovascular, or vascular sonography may be required
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of, and to apply the principles, theories, practices and techniques of, Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Demonstrated ability to operate ultrasound equipment in order to produce quality images, recognize normal human anatomy and pathological conditions, and utilize ultrasound equipment to differentiate disease processes and artifacts
  • Note: Education/License/Certification and Qualifications required for Moreno Valley Community Hospital employees acquired through KP's purchase of Valley Health System's Moreno Valley Community Hospital: Employees shall meet the minimum position qualifications as listed on their previous Valley Health System job description
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Sonographer / PRN / Per Diem Resume Examples & Samples

  • Practices proper cleaning procedures for both standard and internal cavity probes and documents process as required
  • Performs quality control on the High Level Disinfecting solution as required and documents results in the QC log
  • Receives verbal orders for examinations from a responsible practitioner in keeping with the state license
  • Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements on or before the due date
  • Graduated from AMA accredited school/program or by completing one of the acceptable pathways recognized by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1 Performs a comprehensive evaluation of neonates, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients to evaluate the physiological needs specific to the age of the patients served
  • 2 Demonstrates knowledge related to the age appropriate behavior of neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics to evaluate the growth and development of the patient
  • 3 Demonstrates the ability to provide medical treatment based tested knowledge related to the age specific requirements of neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients
  • 4 Demonstrates proficiency in the operation of equipment utilized to perform the essential functions of the job
  • Performs procedures to ensure quality patient care
  • 1 Conducts patient examinations according to established departmental procedures
  • 2 Demonstrates accurate anatomical positioning and knowledge of ultrasound anatomy
  • 3 Performs and/or assists physicians with special procedures utilizing special equipment
  • 5 As related to assigned areas
  • Prepares and checks equipment accessories and supplies
  • Warms up equipment and checks operation at beginning of each day
  • Cleans and disinfects equipment after each use
  • Replaces axillary equipment after each use
  • Overall wipe down and reorganization of rooms at end of each shift
  • Follows room checklist for supplies at end of each shift and replaces items according to posted list located in each room
  • 6 Observes patient and machine during procedure; always informs appropriate nursing personnel of any changes in patient’s condition; regularly performs basic nursing functions in regards to patient care
  • 1 Verifies order in chart/requisitions and documents clinical history prior to all examinations
  • 2 Checks the patient identification prior to the exam
  • 3 Thoroughly explains the procedure to be performed in order to facilitate cooperation and obtains signed consent form prior to exam when required
  • 4 Demonstrates competence at all times transferring patient to examination table and seeing the patient is properly clothed and covered for the examination
  • 5 Explains post-procedure care to patient after each examination
  • Participates in hospital and department quality assurance programs to ensure safety and satisfaction
  • 1 Follows established quality assurance monitoring requirements as documented in quality assurance logs
  • 2 Provides radiation protection to patient, staff and self according to prescribed safety standards
  • 2 Performs daily safety warm up and quality control checks for each radiographic room/equipment assigned
  • 3 Regularly practices aseptic techniques as necessary to prevent cross contamination to patients/staff, and instruments. Strictly obeys isolation and infection control procedures
  • 4 Demonstrates ability to conduct hospital disaster fire and code evacuation policies
  • 5 Demonstrates a complete understanding of safety procedures as evidenced by no employee incident form, attends to personal health affairs to avoid conflict with work responsibilities
  • 1 Attends the departmental in services as documented by the sign sheets
  • 2 Attends education, information and training programs as assigned by the manager or Human Resources as documented by sign in sheets
  • Contributes to the efficient operation of the department to ensure quality, accuracy, and the best use of resources
  • 4 Maintains and replenishes supplies and linens in assigned work area at the beginning and end of each day
  • Demonstrates complete working knowledge of equipment within assigned area
  • 1 Demonstrates competency and proficiency with ultrasound equipment and equipment in various locations in diagnostic imaging
  • 2 Demonstrates knowledge and location of all ancillary and emergency patient care equipment (O2), suction, crash carts, defibulator/monitor) as documented on orientation check list located in each room
  • 3 Demonstrates working knowledge of all accessory equipment
  • 4 Any immobilization should be explained to patient or responsible party and necessity there of so as to avoid liability. Competently arranges, attaches, or adjusts immobilization and supportive devices such as sand bags, binders, and ankle supports to obtain precise position, to prevent patient from moving and to lessen discomfort
  • 5 Reviews patient condition and determines the proper exposure factor for each radiograph; calculates proper voltage current, and exposure time, selects proper film, and places proper markers on cassettes, refers to department manuals as needed
  • 6 Maintains cleanliness of work environment and equipment prior to patient use to ensure proper infection control
  • Knowledge and performance of the Code of Conduct Standards
  • 1 The incumbent demonstrates a commitment to a high level of professional and ethical
  • 1 Performs a comprehensive evaluation of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric
  • 1 Maintains confidentiality of departmental information according to established
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Student Sonographer Technologist O.U Medical Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in performing ultrasound examinations of patients using various techniques and equipment common to ultrasound
  • Prepares patient for examination
  • Maintains department records, reports and files
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Neurovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs ultrasound studies (e.g. Carotid duplex examinations, vertebral artery duplex examinations, Transcranial Doppler examinations)
  • Consults with referring physician regarding patient's medical history and selection of appropriate procedures and equipment required for proper diagnosis; reviews charts, previous reports and requisition prior to exam
  • Prepares patient for examination and explains the procedure before and while performing studies; assists patient on and off exam table and with dressing/undressing as required
  • Electronically acquires sonographs and labels correctly with appropriate data (patient name, clinic number, date, scan type, orientation and performing technologist's initials) for the patient's record; maintains records of all examinations performed and completes financial information for each study; obtains previous studies needed for correlation or as requested by the Neurologist - Neuroradiologist
  • Participates in reading sessions with radiologist and contributes technical and professional knowledge to the final diagnostic impression
  • Assists Physicians with invasive examinations and related procedures requiring sterile technique
  • Performs checks on ultrasound equipment to assure proper function of equipment and notifies clinical engineering of any equipment malfunctions
  • Ensures exam rooms are adequately supplied with linen and related medical supplies
  • Schedules all emergency patients for neurovascular examinations
  • Monitors all appointments scheduled for ultrasound examinations; performs preliminary research on patient when preparations are not provided; determines priority of patients based on the daily schedules
  • Assists with clinical instruction of ultrasound students and residents; assists in in-service education of staff members
  • Assists in new investigational techniques, procedures and equipment; maintains state-of-the-art knowledge in the field through self-motivated education and attendance at appropriate conferences and symposiums
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyzes sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and communicates findings to the MD
  • Experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology ultrasound required
  • Access to reliable transportation - this is a float position
  • May be in 2 different clinical sites in one workday
  • Required: NT Screening Certification within 6 months of hire
  • Certified in OB/GYN through ARDMS
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Vascular Sonographer / PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, PI program, safety, environmental and infection control standards
  • Obtains quality vascular anatomy and quantitative calculations for interpretation
  • Participates in “on call” coverage as needed
  • Supervises completion of correlation studies and materials pertinent to the accreditation of the labs
  • BCLS certified
  • Registered in Vascular Ultrasound under CCI or ARDMS
  • Knowledge of vascular ultrasound and EKG arrhythmia
  • Formal training in Vascular Ultrasound from a nationally recognized school
  • Reads and writes basic English with the skills necessary to understand physician’s orders
  • Able to recognize abnormalities, correlate information obtained and convey the findings to physicians
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PD Diagnostic Med Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Qualified candidate will perform diagnostic ultrasound examinations utilizing state of the art GE equipment
  • Candidate is required to perform general ultrasound, paracentesis, thoracentesis, biopsies, small parts, breast, OB, pelvic and vascular exams
  • Applicant must be comfortable performing exams in an outpatient as well as inpatient and emergency department setting
  • The ideal candidate should have 5+ years’ experience performing Ultrasound in the hospital setting
  • Effective communications skills and the ability to work well as a team player required
  • The ideal candidate should have 2+ years’ experience performing Ultrasound
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates proficiency in performing all exams according to protocol. Maintains the physical environment of the department in a clean, well-stocked, orderly manner
  • Capable of performing office and transporting of patients as necessary for patient care
  • Performs QA activities as directed
  • Assists with the development and implementation of policies and procedures
  • Maintains a clean and well organized work environment
  • Successful completion of an accredited two-year Ultrasound Technologist program
  • Maintains active registry status with ARDMS
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider certified or obtained within three (3) months of hire, and maintained. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certification include American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers
  • Eligible for call
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Diagnostic Ultra Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist patient/transport
  • Exam review. File work. Restocking supplies/cleaning. Quality Assurance functions. Other duties as Assigned
  • Vascular Ultrasonographer experience preferred
  • Organizational skills, time management, prioritization, planning; attention to detail; problem solving, decision making, judgment; technical skills; initiative; communication, interpersonal skills, customer relations, organizational relations
  • Adaptability; following Policies and Procedures; flexibility
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Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Training in an accredited program or school of Radiologic Technology
  • Registered Ultrasound Tech, BLS
  • Graduated from accredited US school/Finish ARDMS exam within 6 months of hiring
  • 1+ years
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Contingent Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) with a minimum of one certification OR Registry-eligible with certification within one year of date of hire
  • Must have the ability to produce and evaluate quality images
  • Consults with the radiologist, and experienced associates to determine the need for additional images for comprehensive interpretation. Performs necessary re-imaging
  • Completes examinations in RadNet and marks exam as reviewed in PACS; assures patient history and all documents are scanned into PACS according to appropriate scanned document headers and exam is accurately assigned for interpretation
  • Ensures work area and equipment is maintained in a clean and orderly condition
  • Assures that all equipment is working and reports any operation or functional instrumentation problems to coordinator
  • Adapts and cooperates with schedule changes and location changes by maintaining congenial relationships with all staff at all locations
  • Rotates shifts, weekends, and holidays as deemed appropriate by management, including assignments to other campuses. Assists in transporting patients as necessary
  • Maintains knowledge of current trends and developments in the field by reading appropriate books, journals and other literature and attending related seminars, conferences or continuing medical education programs
  • Maintains registry by obtaining necessary continuing education credits
  • Practices sterile, isolation and aseptic techniques to prevent contamination
  • Maintains documentation of infection control procedures and activities
  • Abides by Infection Control policy relating to Intracavitary probe disinfection, to include all accurate documentation within the department at each location worked
  • Maintains good rapport and cooperative relationships. Approaches conflict in a constructive manner
  • Helps to identify problems, offer solutions, and participate in their resolution
  • Maintains the confidentiality of information acquired pertaining to patients, physicians, employees, and visitors to St. Joseph Mercy Health System
  • Discusses patient and hospital information only among appropriate personnel and in private
  • Assumes responsibility for performance of job duties in the safest possible manner, to assure personal and coworker’s safety
  • Reports all preventable hazards and unsafe practices immediately to management
  • Provides quality patient care by considering the age specific, developmental and cultural needs through competent clinical practice
  • Demonstrates unit/area competencies
  • Behaves in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of St. Joseph Mercy Health System
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be very conscientious and detail oriented person with excellent communication skills and demonstrate excellent customer service skills to deal effectively with patients, and various levels of hospital personnel, outside customers, and community groups
  • Reviews patients' charts and results from previous ultrasound examinations or other diagnostic studies, records patients' personal and medical information
  • Explains ultrasound procedures to patients in order to allay apprehensions and elicit cooperation using care, courtesy, tact, and empathy
  • Reviews requests for ultrasound procedures, using patient history and condition, physician recommendations, departmental guidelines and personal judgment to determine appropriate images per protocol (both static and cine) and measurements to be obtained
  • Performs diagnostic procedures by adjusting, manipulating and controlling a variety of complex ultrasound equipment and accessories
  • Demonstrates and applies knowledge of techniques, procedures, processes, equipment and materials and human anatomy to provide optimum images (both static and cine) for interpretation
  • Demonstrates ability to schedule examinations, and the ability to perform related clerical duties such as answering telephones, locating prior imaging and reports
  • Practices sterile, isolation and aseptic techniques to prevent contamination. Maintains documentation of infection control procedures and activities. Abides by Infection Control policy relating to Intracavitary probe disinfection, to include all accurate documentation within the department at each location worked
  • Maintains the confidentiality of information acquired pertaining to patients, physicians, employees, and visitors to St. Joseph Mercy Health System. Discusses patient and hospital information only among appropriate personnel and in private
  • Ability to work pleasantly with all associates
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Cardiac Echo Sonographer, Temporary, Days FTE Resume Examples & Samples

  • Flexibility – Demonstrates exceptional ability and willingness to take on new and additional responsibilities. Embraces new ideas and cultural differences while managing competing priorities
  • Accountability– Willingly accepts personal responsibility for decisions, actions, attitudes and behaviors that contribute to the overall effectiveness of the organization. Communicates effectively, follows through on assignments, uses resources efficiently, participates in learning opportunities and treats others with respect and dignity
  • Excellence – Serves as a role model and performs job responsibilities to the highest standards in every situation. Delivers “Something More” that ensures a more complete and personally satisfying experience for every customer
  • Focus – Understands and demonstrates behaviors consistent with the mission and values of the organization while contributing to the overall success of the strategic plan. All actions are rooted in providing excellent customer service
  • Able to perform all ultrasound procedures and operate all machines, in a safe and proper manner
  • Able to assist the Radiologists with invasive procedures
  • Must be able to articulate exam results, as directed by Radiologist, to Physicians, RN’s, and patients
  • Must be able to assess and monitor patient condition during procedures
  • Must be able to perform all clerical and support functions associated with ultrasound process
  • Must be able to properly instruct students in on the job clinical
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize work to meet customer needs
  • Must be a team player, and help other staff (when appropriate) to ensure short patient wait times
  • Must be able to demonstrate good customer service skills, find ways to better serve customer
  • Must demonstrate positive interpersonal skills, to patients, clients, hospital staff, and all radiology staff
  • Able to help maintain adequate supply inventory
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Registered Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Creates a caring and healing environment that keeps the patient and family at the center of care
  • Ensures an environment of patient safety, promotes evidence-based practice and quality initiatives and exhibits professionalism
  • Registered by the ARDMS (American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonographers) as a RVT (Registered Vascular Technologist) or RDCS (Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer or Registered by CCI (Cardiovascular Credentialing International) as a RCS (Registered Cardiac Sonographer) or RVS (Registered Vascular Specialist)
  • Must be registered within one year of hire
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Casual Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs all studies according to policy and procedures and standards established by Accrediting body. Abnormal pathology reported appropriately. Explains procedures to patients, answers patient's questions. Explains procedures to patients, answers patient's questions
  • Ensures comfort of patient. Assists with patient transport as needed
  • Candidates will possess an Associates or Bachelor's degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography preferred.Must be registered within one year of hire
  • This position is Echo focused
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Education: Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound Program, registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (RDMS) required
  • Experience: Prior experience as RDMS Required; prior experience as a Registered Vascular Technologist, (RVT) preferred
  • Able to perform professional duties with minimal supervision or no supervision
  • Possesses a high level of professionalism and the ability to establish good rapport with staff, patients and physicians
  • Possesses effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Exhibits the Service Excellence Behavior Standards, role modeling excellence for all to see. For example: demonstrates friendliness and courtesy, effective communication creates a professional environment and provides first class service
  • Clinical Practice: (1) Performs diagnostic ultrasound examinations upon order of physician. (2) Analyzes ultrasound examinations for quality control purposes. (3) Prepares completed exam for interpretation by a radiologist. (4) Operates equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s guidelines. (5) Operates PACS equipment. (6) Performs non-technical tasks and indirect patient care activities (i.e.) Patient transport, movement & positioning. (7) Correctly responds to emergency situations, such as code blue, contrast media reaction, emergency operations plan etc
  • Communication: (1) Communicates pertinent clinical information to appropriate members of the patient care team & department personnel. (2) Keeps patient / family appraised / updated. Establishes and maintains strong positive communication with patients and families
  • Collaboration:Confers with Registered Nurses and physicians relative to procedure and patient preparation
  • Education: Provides patient & family education relative to the procedure being performed
  • Safe Practice: (1) Follows established guidelines for Risk Management and Organizational Integrity programs and applicable regulatory requirements. (2) Follows guidelines for radiation safety as outlined in Radiation Safety Policy Manual. (3) Follows guidelines for ultrasound imagaing as outlined in policy manual. (4) Ensures patient safety during the procedure. (5) Follows guidelines for Infection control and environmental exposure, as outlined in MSDS
  • Documentation: (1) Enters patient charges; responsible for charge error correction. (2) Documents accurately & completely, pertinent assessments, interventions & outcomes in accordance with documentation standards, policies, procedures and / or guidelines. (3) Updates & maintains computerized and hard copy patient records
  • Computer Skills:(1) Utilizes computer systems appropriate to area effectively. (2) Utilizes internet and intranet appropriately
  • Initiative:(1) Maintains a responsible attitude toward individual performance in accordance with approved policies & procedures. (2) Responsible for the meeting individual education and training requirements. (3) Responsible to facilitate improvement in patient care services, staff / physician relationships and the working climate. (4) Responsible / accountable for professional development and maintaining licensure. (5) Responsible for own education. (6) Attends departmental meetings as required. (7) Assists in orientation of new staff and participates in student instruction and experiences when requested. (8) Assists in maintenance of departmental compliance with continuous regulatory readiness
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs transportation duties, scheduling duties, clerical duties, and ordering duties as needed
  • Routinely cleans equipment according to policies
  • Assists with the orientation of new staff when needed
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Education: Graduate of an accredited school of Ultrasonography
  • Licensure/Certification: ARDMS registered with 2 years of Experience required
  • Professional Experience:2 years required
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Echo Sonographer / PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs Echo’s on patients in all settings including Intensive Care areas
  • Responsible for care of equipment, ensures proper reporting of equipment malfunction or downtime
  • Performs quality Echocardiography diagnostic studies according to physician orders
  • Communicates findings to the physician interpreting the studies
  • Notifies physician upon completion of study
  • Participates in “On Call” coverage as needed
  • Registered in Echocardiography under ARDMS or CCI
  • Formal training in Echocardiography ultrasound
  • Knowledge of cardiovascular system
  • Able to recognize abnormalities, correlate information obtained and convey preliminary findings to physician
  • Flexibility with work situations
  • Basic clerical skills
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Perinatal Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Establish diagnostic/care relationship with patients/family
  • Explain procedure to patient; prep patient with attention to age-specific/cultural/special needs of patient
  • Review prenatal record and patient history
  • Record qualitative and quantitative data related to fetal examination or guided procedure taking into account abnormal fetal anatomy
  • Demonstrate competence in key procedural areas: ultrasound, transvaginal ultrasound, PUBS, amniocentesis, and other indicated exams
  • Write preliminary findings of the documented anatomy for an organized presentation to the perinatologist
  • Obtain additional measurements as indicated for the completeness of the exam when anomalies are detected
  • Obtain results with minimal discrepancies from physician or peer-review findings
  • Ensure care is provided with respect to age-specific, cultural, ethnic or related needs
  • Maintain and organize supply levels
  • Demonstrate safe work practices
  • Demonstrate appropriate use of information and accountability for work practice
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Sonographer / RVT PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform special assignments as needed/requested
  • Attend staff meetings and in-services
  • Provide care of patients with a variety of medical diagnosis and resulting complications
  • Prepares room, equipment, medicine and materials as needed for patients
  • Produces and videos hard copy images in accordance with photographic techniques
  • Follows prescribed techniques in administering general and specific films. (Adjust equipment; determines proper contrast, density and desired exposure time; positions patient; and selects proper film size.)
  • Observes patient and machine during procedure and reports unusual occurrences and records patient’s condition
  • Inspects and reports ultrasound equipment and rooms and reports any malfunctions within his/her shift
  • Assists the Radiologist, Neurologist and Cardiologist in performance of all diagnostic ultrasound procedures
  • Assists with other duties as assigned by the director, assistant director/supervisor
  • Efficiently operates PACS and Echo/Vascular Workstation-Archive
  • Completes educational activities as assigned
  • Follows proper procedure for infection control
  • Assists physician’s offices, outpatients and hospital associates promptly and courteously
  • Positively identifies the correct patient prior to the performance of Ultrasound procedure utilizing 2 patient identifiers
  • Previous experience as sonographer in hospital setting preferred
  • Ability to work independently and handle stress
  • Must possess good interpersonal skills
  • Must be committed to quality service and patient care
  • Strong problem solving skills
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Sonographer Student Intern PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be enrolled in and in the final semester of an accredited school of ultrasound
  • Must have positive recommendation from instructor
  • Demonstrated knowledge of equipment and technical factors
  • Demonstrated knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform clinical assessment and requested sonographic examinations as ordered by physician including but not limited to upper extremity vein mapping for dialysis access
  • Perform preliminary reports and communicate findings to the appropriate physician according to established procedures
  • Monitor and ensure the safety, mental, and physical comfort of patient during diagnostic examinations
  • Perform related clerical duties as required
  • Maintain ultrasound equipment, appropriate work area, and adequate supplies proactively
  • Provide in-service education on requirements of sonograhic procedures as requested by other members of the healthcare team
  • Participate in community education activities regarding access center Other duties and responsibilities as assigned including but not limited to
  • Work overtime with little or no notice as needed
  • Work in other Lifeline centers as needed
  • Attend team meetings, phone conferences, and training as needed
  • Know, understand, and follow teammate guidelines, employment policies, and department or company procedures
  • Consistent, regular, punctual attendance as scheduled is an essential responsibility of this position
  • High school diploma or equivalent required; Associate’s degree preferred
  • Degree or certification from Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program or Cardiovascular Technology Program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) required
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in diagnostic medical sonography or vascular technology preferred
  • Credentialing as a Registered Vascular Specialist (RVS) preferred Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred
  • Basic computer skills and proficiency in MS Word and Outlook required; basic proficiency in electronic medical records (RIS/PACS) systems required
  • Commitment to DaVita’s values of Service Excellence, Integrity, Team, Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Fulfillment and Fun with ability to demonstrate those positively and proactively to patients, teammates, management, physicians, and/or vendors (Village Service Partners) in everyday performance and interactions
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills including ability to listen attentively and to communicate information clearly and effectively
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, collaborative, and relationship-building skills; ability to interact positively with teammates at all levels across the company
  • Approachable and open
  • Demonstrated strengths in organizational, attention-to-detail, follow-through, analytical, reasoning, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team, facilitate effective team interactions, and to foster a positive work environment; willingness to assist teammates in order to achieve departmental goals
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Sonographer Rvt-providence Imaging Center Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of an AMA accredited ultrasound program (minimum one year in length) and an Associate Degree in a related health care field or credentials with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • Registry credentials with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in Abdomen, Breast, and Vascular registries within 24 months
  • Recent graduates from an AMA accredited program must be able to obtain Breast, Abdomen, and vascular registries within 24 months of date of hire
  • Recent experience with Medical Sonographers in Breast
  • Two years recent experience in abdomen, OB/GYN and vascular sonography
  • Membership in a professional organization such as the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, Society of Vascular Technologists, or the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine encouraged
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduate of an AMA accredited ultrasound program (minimum one year in length)
  • Associate Degree in a related health care field
  • Certification in at least three specialty areas
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Sonographer / RVT Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of an ultrasound program (minimum one year in length) and an Associate Degree in a related health care field or credentials with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • Registry credentials with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in Abdomen, OB-GYN, and Vascular registries within 27 months
  • Schedule varies to meet department needs
  • Must be available for on-call and weekends
  • Must be physically able to transport equipment and patients to and from the bedside
  • Two (2) years of recent full-time paid experience in abdomen, OB/GYN, and vascular technology. Recent experience in Neurosonography
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Patient Care
  • Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound Technology program, required. Bachelor’s Degree, preferred
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer from the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, required
  • Minimum of two (2) years hospital experience as an Ultrasound Technologist or Sonographer, required. Vascular experience, preferred
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Ultrasound Technologist / Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) registration in two specialties
  • Current CPR or Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Minimum of two years general Sonography for Abdomen and Obstetrics
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Senior Pediatric Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Attend echocardiography laboratory teaching conferences and contribute with discussion/teaching in order to continue to expand own knowledge and abilities, as well as that of the members of the echocardiography lab in regards to congenital heart disease
  • Function independently and perform the full range of echocardiography examinations. Must be able to work various shifts and provide on-call, overtime and weekend coverage, as well as support examinations at the main campus, satellite and/or any outreach location(s)
  • Perform clerical duties accurately in a timely manner such as entering data in the patient log book and accurately enters patient billing information into appropriate systems
  • Perform diagnostic portable echocardiographic studies independently
  • Perform miscellaneous Echocardiography laboratory duties to include maintaining supplies and equipment, pull and key echo studies, and maintain a clean echocardiography laboratory
  • Provide preliminary interpretation of echocardiographic studies in order to generate procedural reports for review by physician
  • Utilize specialized echocardiography technology
  • Will have at least one major annual project in the echo lab appointed by the lead tech or Echo Medical Director
  • Associates degree in Basic Science areas such as ultrasound with an emphasis on cardiac anatomy and physiology or related field
  • 5 years echocardiography experience, 2 of which are in a pediatric echo lab in a Childrens hospital
  • A professional contribution project must be identified and completed annually
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Pediatric Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Attend Echocardiography Laboratory teaching conferences and continue to expand own knowledge of echocardiography and congenital heart disease
  • Identify four interesting cases, one simple shunt, one simple stenosis and one complex lesion case (as defined by the divisional director) per quarter and logs these cases into the Sonographer QA binder
  • Perform clerical duties accurately in a timely manner such as entering data in the patient logbooks and accurately enters patient billing information into appropriate system
  • Perform complete echocardiographic studies (two-dimensional imaging and Doppler) on children with heart disease with minimal physician guidance
  • Perform miscellaneous Echocardiography Laboratory duties to include: maintain supplies and equipment, pull and key echo studies, and maintain a clean Echocardiography Laboratory
  • Performing scans at the technical level as deemed appropriate by the Lead Sonographer and Medical Director
  • Provide guidance and instruction to less experienced scanners (cardiac sonographers, ultrasound students, cardiology fellows) to improve their imaging skills and acquire complete information in a patient with complex congenital heart disease
  • Review patient's medical history to determine what echocardiographic information is needed
  • Work with all makes of equipment and explores new procedures and technology
  • Work with the child and family to secure cooperation so that a diagnostic echocardiographic study can be obtained
  • Associate's degree - basic sciences area such as ultrasound with an emphasis on cardiac anatomy and physiology or related field
  • 2 year's experience required in Echocardiography and related procedures
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Sonographer Cv-non-invasive Cardiac Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs all diagnostic echocardiography and diagnostic cardiology procedures and vascular imaging procedures and pressure studies
  • Basic Arrhythmia certification within 1-year of employment
  • Requires registry in at least two modalities by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)
  • NOTE: Vascular registration must be Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) orCertificate of Advanced Qualifications in Vascular Sonography (VS) through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (AART) if a Medical Radiographer
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Sonographer Cv-non-invasive Cardiology Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs all diagnostic echocardiography, stress testing, and diagnostic cardiology procedures and/or vascular imaging procedures and pressure studies
  • Provides patient education, applies patient relations skills and maintain confidentiality of patients and customers in a safe and professional manner
  • Pursues continuing education and maintains knowledge of developing equipment and procedures
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Is knowledgeable and competent in department scan protocols
  • Performs and records results of ultrasound evaluations. Evaluates results of ultrasound exams and writes a preliminary report on vascular exams. Responsible for getting reports (prelim and final) to referring physicians
  • Reviews and prepares the daily schedule at the beginning of each shift. Resolves issues with the schedule early in the day
  • Reviews all of the patient’s prior images, reports and impression sheets for the day’s schedule. Obtains outside images or reports as needed
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Sonographer / Ultrasound Tech Resume Examples & Samples

  • Complete all required Compliance Training
  • Maintains professional affiliations
  • Must provide evidence of continuing education credits to fulfill accreditation requirements
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Slh-diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Produces diagnostic quality scans and tests to demonstrate presence or absence of disease, progress of fetal growth, interventional procedures such as aspirations and biopsies, and non-invasive vascular exams for subsequent evaluation by attending physicians and radiologists
  • Must maintain licensing in accordance with accreditation guidelines
  • Sonographer II: Three to five (3-5) years’ ultrasound work experience in an acute care facility is required
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Cardiac Services Sonographer / Ultrasound PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current registry by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or by Cardiovascular Credentialing International
  • Graduate of an accredited school of Echocardiographic Study
  • Knowledge of computer systems
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must read, understand, and adhere to all HealthONE Physician Care policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of ultrasonic diagnostic procedures
  • Skill in organization
  • Skill in using basic office equipment, including computer, telephone, photocopier and fax machine
  • Ability to operate ultrasound equipment
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude and work effectively under stress
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with others
  • Graduate of an accredited medical radiography program
  • 3+ years of clinical experience is preferred
  • Experience in an OB/GYN setting is preferred
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of a CAHEA approved formal training program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Registry eligible under the guidelines of an approved accreditation body
  • Through completion of training program or experience, must have knowledge of ultrasound equipment and knowledge of the anatomy and pathology of organs to be examined
  • Certification as a Sonographer
  • Certification in a vascular specialty
  • Previous experience
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CV Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs sonographic examinations on all types of patients with
  • 2 Consistently selects and operates ultrasound equipment according
  • 1 Ensures order entry and scheduling are completed appropriately in EPIC
  • 2 Ensures patients are checked in, exmas begun and ended, templates started, and charges are entered in EPIC
  • 3 Ensures studeis are correctly sent to HeartSuite or Ultravisual PACS
  • 4 Ensures control sheets are placed in the appropriate reading physician's box
  • 5 Ensures pediatric echos are logged in the correct log book
  • 6 Ensures critical value notifications are recorded in the appropriate log book
  • Plans and organizes professional services
  • 1 Reviews all assigned requisitions for accuracy and applicable
  • 2 Demonstrates ability to provide care based upon physical,
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of medical diagnostic sonography, usually obtained by being a graduate of the committee of allied health education and accreditation (CAHEA) accredited sonography program (program length 9 months to two years) or equivalent required
  • Graduation for an accredited school of Ultrasonography
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) certified by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
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Pediatric Echo Tech / Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prior experience as a Pediatric Echocardiography Tech in a hospital environment
  • Graduate of a Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound Program in Sonography
  • Registration with the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS)
  • Must obtain Pediatric Echocardiography (PE) specialty within 18 months of employment through the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
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Ultrasound Tech / Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prior experience as a Ultrasound Technologist in a hospital environment
  • Prior experience with pediatric patients
  • Experience with GE equipment
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Graduation from a 1-year approved Ultrasound Program
  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT- Sonography) - or able to obtain within 18 months of hire
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Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs studies in compliance with protocol for each modality
  • Maintain compliance with IAC standards
  • Complies with IAC accreditation standards
  • Participate in Quality Improvement activities defined by IAC
  • Participates in peer review activities
  • Precepts new employees or students as appropriate
  • Completes required continuing education
  • Assists in maintaining department supplies and equipment in working order
  • Adheres to and exhibits Catholic Health Initiatives core values
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Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Hospital experience strongly preferred
  • Electronic medical records experience (EMR) strongly preferred
  • Must have at least one year of cardiovascular experience, preferably in a hospital facility; may consider a six month YRMC internship and six months of documented clinical experience in an accredited sonography program
  • Must be credentialed through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or through Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) as a Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS)
  • Current AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider certified
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Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Accredited echocardiography program
  • Completion of an approved Arrhythmia course
  • Current RDCS certification
  • 2 years experience performing echos, dopplers, color flow doppler, Transesophageal echo
  • 1 year experience in performing EKG testing, stress testing, Holter monitor and Event monitor set-up and scanning
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Registered Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist in training and evaluating student songraphers and new songraphers
  • Demonstrates the ability to differentiate artifacts from normal or pathological processes, to recognize electronic equipment limitations, and to evaluate a diagnostic scan
  • Checks equipment to ensure safe, efficient operating conditions
  • Demonstrates a high level of care, courtesy and cooperation; educates patients about their procedure and ensures patients and their families' comfort and needs are appropriately addressed in a dignified, confidential manner
  • Performs other duties/tasks as assigned
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Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Documents observations made during the procedure for final interpretation by the physician or other qualified medical professional; obtains pertinent diagnostic images for record documentation when presenting cases
  • Explains examination process to the patient and instructs and assists patient throughout the procedure
  • Operates diagnostic ultrasound equipment, observes sound wave pattern produced. Produces and processes diagnostic images and presents completed sonograms to physician
  • Participates in maintaining records for research cases. Participates as needed in evaluation of new equipment for research or possible future use in department
  • Performs a variety of echo-cardiographic procedures utilizing ultrasonic high frequency
  • Perform proper Doppler technique and documentation of Doppler information, color and Doppler spectral imaging, color & spectral scale
  • Reviews patient medical history in chart information system. Reloads prior exams for comparison. Utilizes ancillary equipment appropriately (Xcelera PACS - Picture Archiving and Communication systems)
  • Ability to apply judgment and make informed decisions
  • Ability to work effectively as a team player
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and congenital/acquired pathology as they relate to the use and interpretation of ultrasound diagnostic procedures
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates a strong ability to interact with both patients and co-workers, while displaying a high level of caring, listening, dignity and respect. Able to work as team member within the department and all other departments to expedite patient care efficiently
  • Demonstrates the ability to communicate instructions to patients in a clear and concise manner and explain procedures to help allay the patient's fears and solicit their cooperation
  • Ensures all exams within his/her area of responsibility are properly coded and tracked through RIS system, all exams are properly networked to ISITE for archiving and interpretation, and all charges are adequately entered for the exams performed
  • Identifies all patients properly by using two patient identifiers and utilizes universal protocol when performing procedures. Reviews patient history and assesses physician orders, applying specific departmental protocols for optimal results in the acquisition of data. Documents patient history in electronic record as required
  • Obtains appropriate image documentation of cross-sectional anatomy in all body planes demonstrating anatomy, anatomical relationships and ultrasonic characteristics of normal and abnormal tissues and obtains and correlates ultrasonic measurements of structures/organs with data charts, anatomical normal measurements and computer data programs, where applicable
  • Performs a variety of technical ultrasound procedures, correlating appropriate patient history, laboratory data, and physical findings, for the purpose of assisting in a patient's medical diagnosis under the direct supervision of a physician
  • Completion of formal training in an Ultrasound program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) required
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Echo Sonographer Days Resume Examples & Samples

  • Associate Degree in Science or Allied Health Field required (Nursing, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Cardiovascular Technologist, etc.). Bachelor Degree in Science or Allied Health Field preferred
  • RCDS (Registered Cardiac Diagnostic Sonographer by American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography) required, or CCI registry acceptable – if registry not currently held, employee must be registered within one year as condition of continued employment
  • Recent technical experience in Echocardiography
  • Competent in M-mode, 2D Imaging, Color Doppler, Transesophageal Echo (TEE), Stress Echo, Dobutamine Stress Echo and Contrast Echoes
  • Working knowledge of Ultrasound Equipment, digital archiving, pediatric ultrasounds
  • Pediatric ultrasound training and experience preferred
  • Meets medical center's Customer Services Standards including interpersonal communication and professional conduct expectations
  • Revenue Management- Ensure the accuracy of documenting services and supplies provided to the patients
  • Maintains communication channels with supervisor regarding individual patient and physician needs to assure optimum outcomes
  • Performs cardiac echo exams according to department protocols
  • Documents exam results on various media for permanent record and physician evaluation
  • Edits Echo and clinical information according to cardiologist interpretations
  • Works daily with interpreting cardiologist to provide both written and verbal clinical and procedural patient information
  • Transesophageal echo studies in cardiovascular operating room
  • Communicates clearly with patients and patient's family members regarding the purpose and extent of each procedure
  • After-hours call requirement
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Sonographer, Ultrasound Technologist, Rdms Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduate of approved school of medical sonography
  • Current AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS); for new graduates, registration with the ARDMS must occur within six months of hire
  • 6 months or greater experience
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduate from an accredited Ultrasound training program
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) in Abdomen and OB/GYN. If new graduate, must become registered in Abdomen and OB/GYM within 1 year of hire date
  • Experience as an Ultrasound Technologist or Ultrasound Intern
  • Understands and effectively operates all pieces of equipment utilized within the scope of this job
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RVT Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of an accredited Medical Sonography program
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • One year as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer preferred
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Pediatric Sonographer Trainee Resume Examples & Samples

  • Attend Echocardiography Laboratory teaching conferences and continues to expand own knowledge of echocardiography and congenital heart disease
  • Attend annual hospital and departmental fire/safety and infection control training and maintain current knowledge of safety procedures within the Hospital and department
  • Improve and/or support others in improving the health and well being of all children through excellence in patient care, teaching and research
  • Learn how to recognize complex heart disease and participate with image acquisition as appropriate for skill level and circumstances
  • Observe, comprehend and assist with performing complete echocardiographic studies (2-D, M-Mode and Doppler imaging) on patients with or without complex congenital heart disease under the direct supervision of a technologist or a physician
  • Perform miscellaneous Echocardiography Laboratory duties such as equipment cleaning and disinfection, stocking of rooms with supplies, procedural billing, record keeping and various other duties
  • Work with all makes of equipment and explores new procedures and technologies
  • Work with the patient and family to secure cooperation so that a diagnostic echocardiographic study can be obtained
  • Associates degree and/or graduate of accredited ultrasound training program- Program must have provided didactic and supervised clinical experience in echocardiography and be accredited by either the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Canadian Medical Association (CMA)
  • Basic science area such as Ultrasound with an emphasis on cardiac anatomy and physiology or related healthcare field
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Chief Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Explains procedures to the patient prior to the commencement of the testing and provides patient education related to the echo-cardiogram
  • Follows universal precautions and OSHA standards
  • Code appropriate CPT and ICD10 for services performed
  • Maintains proper operation of the ultrasound equipment. Recognizes equipment malfunctions and takes appropriate corrective action. Coordinates the required maintenance as necessary
  • Oversees and coordinates the ultrasound schedule
  • Ensures compliance with ASE ultrasound guidelines
  • Responsible for orienting new sonographers to practice
  • Participate in interview process of new employees
  • Participates in the annual reviews for sonographers at site
  • Responsible for maintaining records for ICAEL Certification and assuming the responsibilties of Technical Director as stated in the ICAEL Standards
  • Must possess a current/valid certification in diagnostic ultrasound
  • At least 2 years supervisory experience
  • Maintain or be eligible for certification the American Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer
  • Completion of a course in ultrasonic technology
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment
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Diagnostic Cardiology Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Notify Patient Service Associate of additional services performed which require authorization
  • Performs other assigned duties as directed
  • Work 32 to 40 hours
  • Maintain or be eligible for the American Registered Diagnostic Cardiology Sonographer certification
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Diagnostic MED Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Consults with the radiologist, and experienced associates to determine the need for additional images for comprehensive interpretation
  • Performs necessary re-imaging. Completes examinations in RadNet and marks exam as reviewed in PACS; assures patient history and all documents are scanned into PACS according to appropriate scanned document headers and exam is accurately assigned for interpretation
  • Ensures work area and equipment is maintained in a clean and orderly condition. Assures that all equipment is working and reports any operation or functional instrumentation problems to coordinator
  • Ensures supply par levels are properly maintained and reports status to coordinator
  • Assists in educational programs. Takes initiative to improve overall staff education by in-services, article distributions, with peers, student’s one-on-one training sessions, and assists with new employee Orientation/Training as assigned
  • Adapts and cooperates with schedule changes and location changes by maintaining congenial relationships with all staff at all locations. Rotates shifts, weekends, and holidays as deemed appropriate by management, including assignments to other campuses
  • Assists in transporting patients as necessary
  • Maintains BLS competency as evidenced by attendance at an annual BLS review
  • Demonstrates ability to assist in the performance of aspiration, biopsy or operating room procedures maintaining sterilization, isolation and infection and infection control techniques to prevent contamination
  • Assumes responsibility for performance of job duties in the safest possible manner, to assure personal and coworker’s safety. Reports all preventable hazards and unsafe practices immediately to management
  • Provides quality patient care by considering the age specific, developmental and cultural needs through competent clinical practice. Demonstrates unit/area competencies
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Remotely perform diagnostic ultrasounds procedures on animals
  • Perform ultrasound installations and training in the veterinary setting
  • Observe screen during scan to ensure satisfactory image for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments as required
  • Pro-actively monitor Oncura tele-medicine portal to ensure all of the images coming across are of diagnostic quality
  • Prepare and position patient for ultrasound exam and explain procedure
  • Training customers online remotely and supporting those customers in a real-time environment
  • Communicate professionally and effectively with clients, teammates, and colleagues at all levels
  • Educate staff and veterinary on testing modalities, procedures, and processes
  • High school diploma or equivalent with formal training and graduation from an accredited school of medical ultrasound
  • Experience: 2-4 years ultrasound experience (abdominal required, cardiac a plus)
  • RDMS credential a plus
  • Ability to work independently and follow protocol
  • Bilingual is helpful
  • Ability to define challenges, analyze problems, and develop and implement solutions in a proactive and positive manner
  • High attention to detail in fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Ability to multitask effectively while maintaining a high level of productivity
  • Demonstration of computer skills and the ability to troubleshoot hardware and software issues
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Education: High School graduate or equivalent. Graduate of a cardiac sonography program and/or on-the-job training under supervision of a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer
  • Knowledge/Professional Licensure/Registration/Certifications: Demonstrated technical knowledge in the performance of patient procedures as required in each clinical area. Current registry through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) with active status in Adult Echocardiography preferred. For new graduates, must obtain registry within 12 months of registry eligibility date. American Heart Association Basic Life Saving certification required
  • Experience: One year of echo experience or graduate of cardiac sonography program with combined training and experience of at least one year
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 3 years experience performing Ultrasound procedures in an acute facility if not RDMS
  • Entry level for RDMS 0-3 years experience
  • Demonstrates knowledge in both general and cross-sectional anatomy and physiology
  • Must also know departmental protocols and procedures
  • Self-motivated and able to achieve results through good organizational skills
  • Current RDMS or RDMS eligible, ECE to maintain certification, current BCLS CPR card
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Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Basic EKG knowledge
  • Basic Microsoft Outlook computer skills
  • Ability to read, write legibly in English and perform basic mathematics skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to utilize the measurement package on the ultrasound systems and optimize all acquired diagnostic images
  • American Heart Association® Healthcare Provider (Preferred)
  • Transcranial Doppler (TCD) exam experience (Preferred)
  • Experience with Philips Ultrasound Systems (Preferred)
  • Must possess three of the following registry certifications (one from each category)
  • Echocardiography - Adult
  • Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or
  • Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS)
  • AND
  • Echocardiography- Pediatric
  • Pediatric Echocardiography (PE)[RDCS] or
  • Registered Congenital Cardiac Sonographer (RCCS)
  • Vascular Ultrasound
  • Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) or
  • Registered Vascular Sonographer (RVS)
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Diagnostic CV Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to use independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative
  • Ability to treat patients with age appropriateness
  • Based upon registry credentials, ability to adequately perform sonographic exams as written in Florida Hospital published cardiovascular protocols
  • Cerner Electronic Medical Records (Preferred)
  • Two years’ experience in a hospital cardiovascular ultrasound department (Preferred)
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Abdomen, Abdominal Doppler, OB/Gyn, Small Parts, and Interventional Sonographic Procedures
  • Ability to learn and master new tasks related to the computer and AGFA Pacs system
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work with people of diverse backgrounds
  • Knowledge of PACS and associated equipment (preferred)
  • Good organizational skills (preferred)
  • Arm and Leg Venous Doppler (preferred)
  • Must possess a minimum of the following two American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) – Abdomen (AB) AND Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN)
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Diagnostic CV Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (Preferred)
  • Cerner Electronic Medical Records(Preferred)
  • Echocardiography: Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or
  • AND Vascular Ultrasound: Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) or
  • Diagnostic Sonographer Credentialing Accepted from
  • American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or
  • Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)
  • Utilizes knowledge of ultrasonic physics
  • Optimizes all ultrasound images with utilization of the Ultrasound System capabilities
  • Effective and Efficient Care
  • Completes exams in a timely manner
  • Works as a team member to provide the best patient care
  • Explains exams to patients in a way they can understand
  • Offers additional assistance to patients as warranted
  • Fulfills required scheduled call duty assignments and responds to facility and starts exam within 60 minutes of notification
  • Accesses all available pertinent patient information as it pertains to the exam ordered including, but not limited to: exam appropriateness, progress notes and/or consults found in patient’s chart, patient history, previous diagnostic exam images and/or reports, documented signs and symptoms for exam
  • Adapts all exams to each patient’s medical situation obtaining all available necessary information for proper interpretation
  • Performs ongoing monitoring of the patient while their ultrasound exam is in progress
  • Accurately documents pertinent information to aid in exam interpretation by reading physician
  • Completes task list and enters charges as necessary
  • Documents communication with hospital staff and physicians as it pertains to exam
  • Ensures performing exam on correct patient by following the two patient identifiers of name and date of birth
  • Follows hospital Infection Prevention and Hand Washing policies and procedures
  • Utilizes appropriate PPE during cleaning and high-level disinfection of trans-esophogeal echocardiogram (TEE) transducers
  • Follows Florida Hospital Compassion Behaviors and Image Standards
  • Communicates and collaborates with multidisciplinary teams. Keeps lead sonographer, supervisor and manager informed and seeks assistance from appropriate individuals when confronted with complicated procedures to ensure safe and effective patient care
  • Receives instructions and guidance from the lead sonographer, supervisor and manager and is compliant with special requests as situations dictate
  • Attends all mandatory department meetings
  • Supports and assists with data collection for process improvement while understanding the department performance trends and established standards
  • Participates in department PI and Gallup-based action planning and patient satisfaction initiatives
  • Professional Growth
  • Learns new clinical skills as the department needs and demands change
  • Provides documentation of Continuing Medical Education (CME) when asked
  • Participates in aiding fellow sonographers, students, and interns through direction and teaching
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Perinatal Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performing perinatal diagnostic medical sonograms in accordance with protocols to assist the physician with diagnosis and treatment
  • Assisting in the training and development of Resident ultrasound skills
  • Performs ultrasound quality control measures and checks
  • Assist with Maternal Fetal Medicine Interventional procedures
  • Must be willing to travel to satellite locations in West Hartford, Glastonbury, New Britain, Meriden and Norwich
  • Helps out other roles in the department when time permits
  • Registered - ARDMS. Graduate of an accredited Ultrasound Program
  • OB/GYN certification preferred
  • A minimum one year high risk OB U.S. experience preferred
  • Nuchal Translucency certification preferred
  • Maintain continuing education credits
  • Computer literate- Microsoft Word , Outlook
  • Knowledge of Observer and IDX preferred
  • Commitment to attaining Fetal echo Credential
  • Professional communication with patients, coworkers and providers
  • Effective time management skills
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Lead Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to perform routine procedures with stationary and portable equipment
  • Knowledge of sterile techniques used in invasive procedures
  • Maintains and respects patient confidentiality
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Sonographer, Maternal Fetal Medicine Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proficiency performing routine procedures utliizing stationary and portable equipment
  • Knowledge of sterile techniques used for invasive procedures
  • Knowledge of M-Mode, pulse and color Doppler as well as real time techniques
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Eh-sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Review medical record for patient history and supporting clinical data. Explain procedure to patient; provide patient support and comfort. Select equipment and imaging parameters to facilitate optimum diagnostic studies
  • Operate ultrasound equipment to perform examination. Display broad knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy; pathology and/or physiological data to obtain optimal studies. Constantly evaluate accuracy and quality of scan results
  • Select and record preliminary study results; make pertinent measurements and label accordingly. Present study to Radiologist for interpretation
  • Consult with Radiologists about unusual scans and the need for rescanning; assist with interpretation
  • Maintain ultrasound equipment. Recognize malfunctions and the need for service; assure quality control procedures are maintained
  • Order and maintain supplies. Maintain orderliness of ultrasound suites
  • Instruct and oversee students; staff; and physicians in units operations as needed
  • Perform assigned duties associated with interventional procedures
  • May perform reception/clerk duties for the Ultrasound section
  • Demonstrate competency in the use of all applicable aspects of the computer information system
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Medical Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduate from an accredited AMA ultrasound school
  • Registered as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (ARDMS)
  • 1 year of experience
  • Experience in one ore more of these areas: obstetric and gynecologic sonography, abdominal sonography, neurosonography, breast sonography, vascular sonography or cardiac sonography
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OB Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists physicians with invasive procedures as necessary and adheres strictly to the universal protocol standards
  • Assists with training of staff, student sonographers and physicians
  • Assures all exams within his/her area of responsibility are properly coded and tracked through RIS system; assures all exams are properly networked to STENTOR for archiving and interpretation
  • Ensures charges are adequately entered for the exams performed
  • Covers call and off-shifts on a rotational basis
  • Demonstrates ability to interact with both patients and co-workers, displaying a high level of caring, listening, dignity and respect
  • Obtains appropriate image documentation of cross-sectional anatomy in all body planes demonstrating anatomy, anatomical relationships and ultrasonic characteristics of normal and abnormal tissues
  • Performs a variety of technical ultrasound procedures, correlating appropriate patient history, laboratory data, and physical findings, for the purpose of assisting in a patient's medical diagnosis under the direct supervision of a physician or registered ultrasound technologist
  • Utilizes appropriate ultrasound instrumentation for procedures and demonstrates knowledge of equipment operations, applications and scanning techniques resulting in optimized image data/documentation. Completes procedures according to protocol
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be available for overtime, on call, and assistance in other areas if necessary
  • Requires being able to work flexible hours and days of the week to include weekends
  • Contributes to positive growth and development of the department by maintaining a positive attitude and interacts in a positive way with patients and coworkers
  • Provide care to adult and geriatric
  • Accountable for timely performance of all procedures in accordance with departmental policy while maintaining exam quality
  • Provide the reading Physicians with a comprehensive preliminary analysis of all procedures
  • Assist with the training and orientation of physicians, students, preceptors and new staff
  • Prepare fellows machine for overnight and weekend STAT studies
  • Demonstrates a strong ability to interact with both patients and co-workers, while displaying a high level of caring, listening, dignity and respect
  • Able to work as team member within the department and all other departments to expedite patient care efficiently
  • Identifies all patients properly by using two patient identifiers and utilizes universal protocol when performing procedures
  • Reviews patient history and assesses physician orders, applying specific departmental protocols for optimal results in the acquisition of data
  • Documents patient history in electronic record as required
  • Utilizes appropriate ultrasound instrumentation for procedures and demonstrates knowledge of equipment operations, applications and scanning techniques resulting in optimized image data/documentation
  • Completes procedures according to protocol
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Explains process to patient, and instructs and assists patient in assuming physical position for examination. Responds to patient's concerns and questions
  • Thorough knowledge of General and Vascular Exams under Ultrasound
  • Operates equipment to perform Ultrasound procedures
  • Accurately performs image capture using digital US equipment
  • Correctly utilizes the PACS system to send images for interpretation and long term storage
  • Links and associates studies per the departmental policy and procedure
  • Utilizes image scanner for prior studies and create CD’s as needed for patients
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Sonographer Multi Discipline Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates appropriate assessment skills prior to performing the ultrasound procedure and notifies the Radiologist, when appropriate
  • Performs General and Vascular Ultrasound procedures as prescribed by a physician
  • AA Degree
  • RDMS and RVT, required or registry eligible with certification within one year of hire
  • CPR (Basic Life Support-Health Care Provider)
  • Graduate from accredited sonography program
  • 1-3 years experience
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Echocardiography Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates the cognitive skills required to perform comprehensive echocardiograph imaging
  • Demonstrates the technical skills and abilities required to perform comprehensive echocardiograph exams
  • Demonstrates knowledge, understanding and technical requirements for Contrast Echocardiography (LVO, Doppler enhancement, MCE, shunt evaluation)
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Echocardiography & Vascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates the cognitive skills required to perform comprehensive echocardiograph and vascular sonography imaging
  • Demonstrates the technical skills and abilities required to perform comprehensive echocardiograph and vascular exams
  • Demonstrates knowledge, understanding and technical requirements for Contrast Echocardiography (LVO, Doppler enhancement, MCE, shunt evaluation). Performs appropriate ultrasound and plethysmography procedures and records anatomical, pathological, and/or physiological data for interpretation by a physician
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide assessment and pregnancy options to clients including crisis intervention, pregnancy testing, client needs evaluation, and providing alternatives to abortion. Provide life affirming ultrasound services of the fetus for the client to make an informed decision at the main and outreach locations
  • Provide assistance for special event planning, community resource connections, volunteer training, special program needs and projects
  • Accurately evaluate, record, and communicate diagnostic information to the health care team and medical director. Assist with training and technical support for staff and volunteer ultrasound users
  • Participate in all staff and program educational in-services to maintain professional competence in area of practice:a. Attend all mandatory in-services and staff meetings.b. Complete all necessary training related to Crisis Center Operations.c. Maintain and practice all appropriate standards of practice and policies regarding information given to clients or community.d. Maintain professional appearance and behavior in dealing with clients and the community
  • Previous Women's Services sonography experience preferred
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Medical Sonographer Team Lead Resume Examples & Samples

  • Serves as a resource to department staff as well as other members of the health care team as needed
  • Performs as staff technologist as needed
  • Accurately and legibly provides preliminary data including patient demographics, history and study findings
  • Works with Leadership to determine staffing needs and achieve budget goals
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Marks images for proper definition and explanation
  • Available for on call status, as needed
  • Attends all required safety training programs and can describe his/her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety, and specific job related hazards
  • Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors and fellow
  • Must be able to meet hospital on-call requirements
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • ARDMS certification within 12 months of hire date effective February 2004
  • Graduation from an accredited program in Ultrasound or College based two year training Program with clinical education in accredited health care setting
  • Technical competency in / Small Parts scanning; Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Associate's Degree, Bachelor's Degree; 3 or more years experience desired
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic sonography examinations on patients in a safe, accurate and timely manner
  • Ability to operate mobile ultrasound equipment in all areas of the hospital
  • Identifies each patient and reviews physician orders to ensure the exam ordered is appropriate for the clinical diagnosis
  • Provides education to the patient and family by providing an explanation of the exam
  • Positions patient and performs exams according to established protocols; modifies routine procedures appropriate for patient condition
  • Selects proper ultrasound equipment settings and gains
  • Ensures proper patient and technologist identification on images. Completes necessary documentation to complete the exam
  • Ensures accurate and timely results. Notifies physician if results require immediate attention
  • Analyses sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and communicates findings to the appropriate physician
  • Coordinates work schedule with the Imaging Team Leader or Imaging Lead and/or scheduling desk to assure workload coverage
  • One year of experience as a sonographer is preferred
  • Ability to effectively operate sonographic equipment
  • Ability to evaluate sonograms in to acquire appropriate diagnostic information
  • Ability to integrate diagnostic sonograms, laboratory results, patient history and medical records, and adapt sonographic examination as necessary
  • Ability to use independent judgment to acquire the optimum diagnostic sonographic information in each examination performed
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the patient and the health care team, recognizing the special nature of sonographic examinations and patient’s needs
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the public and health care team
  • Skill in developing and maintaining quality assurance
  • Ability to perform required computer tasks with digital equipment and PACS system
  • Ability to apply written guidelines and standardized work practices
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Senior Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Specialty: ARDMS Breast Ultrasound Minimum 3 years of experience working at breast center. Able to perform general ultrasound examinations
  • ARDMS License Required
  • RVT Required
  • CPR Required
  • ACR Breast Ultrasound Certification is Required
  • Must have experience in breast 3 years, abdomen and OB/GYN
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs high quality diagnostic ultrasound procedures to include general sonography, OB, and vaginal probe
  • Provide for patient safety during transport and testing related to procedure performed
  • Demonstrate proper use of imaging equipment and procedures associated with imaging patients of all ages
  • Document procedures including patient education, quality assurance and charge posting
  • Consistently assists in routine functions of department to maintain high patient satisfaction
  • Performs on-call procedures
  • Responsible for calibrating and cleaning all ultrasound equipment
  • Works closely with radiologist to identify abnormalities resulting from exam
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Sonographer MFM Clinic Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs specialized obstetrical ultrasound examinations for a variety of conditions ranging from routine OB/GYN to high risk obstetrical scans to include but not limited to, nuchal translucency, fetal anatomy survey, Fetal Doppler studies, biophysical profile, fetal echocardiograms and endovaginal scans. Performs high quality and comprehensive diagnostic ultrasound imaging exams in accordance with established department guidelines and protocols under the supervision of the MFM Physicians or Radiologists
  • Perform guidance for amniocentesis, chronic villus sampling, and other procedures commonly performed in a MFM program
  • Prepares examination reports and effectively communicates clinical information and ultrasound technical findings to the interpreting physician Performs quality assessment (QA) on ultrasound studies
  • May be required to be "on-call."
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Registered Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age related factors
  • Assists radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique
  • Maintains attention to details
  • Processes and manipulates images, analyzes image quality, troubleshoots, makes technique adjustments or repeat procedures as needed
  • Utilizes proper downtime procedures for PACS and HIS / RIS
  • Correctly sends and transfers images to PACS
  • Prints laser images from modality or PACS
  • Coordinates with Centralized Scheduling and other modalities
  • Obtains patient history
  • Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitor patient during imaging
  • Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment
  • Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient
  • Processes patient information, displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed
  • Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction
  • Maintains equipment and room to sanitary standards
  • Stocks supplies
  • Exchanges and maintenance of film badges within designated time frames
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards
  • Maintains and enhances technical skills and technology advancement
  • Attends departmental continuing education, meetings, and checks email
  • Identifies, troubleshoots and initiates quality improvement
  • Manages time and reprioritizes as necessary
  • Performs any assignment deemed necessary by supervisor
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares room, equipment, and supplies necessary for each procedure
  • Performs diagnostic ultrasound services
  • Participates in clinical instruction, supervision and evaluation of students and residents during clinical rotations
  • Performs additional and/or special duties as assigned commensurate with ability/training such as: filing and clerical functions, transporting patients, performing procedures in surgical suites, providing assistance in other areas of department, and adapting work schedule to provide necessary coverage for vacation and sick time
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Medical Imaging Specialist, Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Produces diagnostic images using Doppler, abdominal or pregnancy ultrasound
  • Selects transducer and adjusts equipment controls according to organ to be examined, depth of field and other specifications of test
  • Explains procedures to patients and addresses their concerns
  • Keys test data and patient information into computer to maintain record of test results
  • Maintains and calibrates equipment
  • Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and responsibilities
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs procedural quality assurance
  • Ensures any individual present within procedure performance area observes safety procedures
  • Assesses patient and family need for education and assistance specific to Imaging procedure and coordinates service
  • Monitors protocols and recommends updates or refinements as warranted
  • Assists with staff development, orientation to departmental procedure, training and education
  • Determines need for equipment maintenance and reports malfunctions
  • Charges examinations, supplies and completes paperwork promptly and properly
  • Reviews procedural charges and coding, recommending adjustments as protocols change or new procedures are added
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Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs unit-specific cardiac and/or vascular diagnostic testing procedures
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the procedures and the normal and abnormal findings of these tests
  • Acts as technical resource person
  • Checks physician order prior to performing test
  • Maintains ARDMS credentials
  • Explains procedures in terms patient can understand
  • Answers patient and family questions to elicit cooperation and relieve apprehension
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Perinatal Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Operates diagnostic ultrasound equipment, observes sound wave pattern produced, produces and processes diagnostic images and presents completed sonograms to physician
  • Performs Doppler scans, i.e.: Umbilical artery and vein, MCA, ductus venosus and uterine vessels Doppler within allotted time frames; Spot check exams consistently show understanding and demonstration of proper doppler technique and documentation of doppler information, color and doppler spectral imaging, color & spectral scale setting at a velocity that demonstrates psv after flow direction and angle correction displayed appropriate to vessel
  • Reviews patient medical history in chart information system. Reloads prior exams for comparison. Utilizes ancillary equipment appropriately (KinetDx, PACS - Picture Archiving and Communication systems)
  • Ability to follow extensive and detailed protocols
  • Ability to use an electronic checklist during scan
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with widely diverse groups, including individuals at all levels both within and outside the organization and gain their cooperation
  • Ability to perform detailed and complex obstetric ultrasounds on a varied patient population
  • Knowledge of computer systems and software used in functional area
  • Knowledge of principles of the PACS network and/or other electronic image processing and image development systems
  • Knowledge of principles of ultrasound physics, and the propagation of ultrasound through tissues
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Relief Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures that ultrasound equipment & accessories are maintained and functioning. Reports problems to Lead Tech and supervisor
  • Performs a variety of sonographic procedures utilizing ultrasonic high frequency sound waves to detect abnormalities including masses, abscesses, and stones
  • Performs appropriate infection prevention techniques including CIDEX testing, neutralization disposal. Performs proper probe handling & cleaning according to procedures if necessary
  • Ability to interpret physician instructions and patient medical and clinical records to determine type of ultrasonic procedure/test to be performed
  • Ability to perform general abdominal, small parts, OB-GYN and limited vascular sonography on varied patient population
  • Knowledge of safety principles and procedures related to ultrasound procedures and equipment
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs basic Doppler scans, i.e.: hepatic/portal veins, hepatic art, venous Doppler studies, renal transplant art/v. Doppler within allotted time frames; Spot check exams consistently show understanding and demonstration of proper doppler technique and documentation of doppler information, color and doppler spectral imaging, color & spectral scale setting at a velocity that demonstrates psv after flow direction and angle correction displayed appropriate to vessel
  • Reviews patient medical history in chart information system. Reloads prior exams for comparison. Utilizes ancillary equipment appropriately (Kinetdx, PACS - Picture Archiving and Communication systems)
  • Spots check exams for required views and adequate demonstration of anatomy. Completes exam within required timeframe
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Knowledge of ultrasound diagnostic procedures and equipment/instrumentation
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Explains process to patient, and instructs and assists patient in assuming physical position for examination
  • Operates equipment that produces images of internal organs and records diagnostic data on storage media
  • Responsible for organizing and maintaining clean work area, equipment and inventory
  • Assists in orienting new staff and training Sonography students
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Sonographer Student Intern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs US procedures under the direct supervision of a registered technologist until competency has been observed and documented. Once deemed competent in each procedure, may perform under indirect supervision. Operates US equipment
  • Provides basic patient care activities such as: genitourinary assistance, assists patients on and off tables, transportation of patients to and from US and removal of IV upon direction from technologist
  • Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner, reporting any malfunctions to team leader/manager/Bio-med
  • Manages and coordinates the activities of the US Department with other areas of the department and hospital to insure and maintain patient care
  • Capable of performing film library, office and transporting of patients as necessary for patient care
  • Currently enrolled in or completion of two-year Ultrasound Technology program
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Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Echocardiography – Adult
  • Echocardiography – Pediatric
  • Pediatric Echocardiography (PE) (RDCS) or
  • Diagnostic Sonographer Credentialing accepted from
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Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Two years of experience in a hospital cardiovascular ultrasound department (Preferred)
  • Experience with Philips Ultrasound systems (Preferred)
  • Cerner electronic medical records (Preferred)
  • Must possess two of the following registry certifications (one from each category)
  • Echocardiography
  • Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) AND
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Echo Sonographer, Mixed Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintains professional development
  • Able to recognize abnormalities, correlate information obtained and convey preliminary findings to physicians
  • Proficient sonographic techniques in order to produce accurate and appropriate physiologic information
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Diagnostic CV Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • American Heart Association® Healthcare Provider (preferred)
  • Cerner Electronic Medical Records (preferred)
  • Two years’ experience in a hospital cardiovascular ultrasound department (preferred)
  • Transcranial Doppler (TCD) exam experience (preferred)
  • Experience with Philips Ultrasound Systems (preferred)
  • American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
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Pediatric Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Function independently and perform the full range of echocardiography examinations
  • Must be able to work various shifts and provide on-call, overtime and weekend coverage, as well as support examinations at the main campus, satellite and/or any outreach location(s)
  • Associates degree - basic sciences area such as ultrasound with an emphasis on cardiac anatomy and physiology or related field
  • 2 years experience required in Echocardiography and related procedures
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Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of Anatomy, Physiology, Physics and familiarity with pertinent medical/surgical diseases as normally acquired by the completion of a Bachelors Degree, required
  • Graduation from an AMA approved Ultrasound training program
  • Current New York State certification as Diagnostic Sonographer, preferred
  • Registry eligible by National Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
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Cardiovascular Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs echocardiograms, including image acquisition and measurement of cardiac structures, Doppler interrogation of cardiac flow and determination of cardiac hemodynamics
  • Performs vascular ultrasound exams to assess patency of venous and arterial structures, vessel flow characteristics and suitability for hemodialysis access or bypass grafts
  • Completes and results all studies and completes appropriate charges
  • Operates and calibrates equipment effectively, safely and efficiently
  • Monitors patient condition and reports concerns to nurse and/or physician as appropriate
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Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1 Obtain quality ultrasound images of patients
  • 2 Manage all ultrasound equipment and recognize significant diagnostic information
  • 3 Demonstrates ability to perform all necessary computer operations
  • 4 Render patient care in a professional and courteous manner
  • 5 Prepare ultrasound machine and perform quality control tests
  • 6 Assist radiology nurse or radiologist in administering medications, performing biopsies and all types care to patient
  • 7 Reviews each exam for technical accuracy and identifies anatomical orientation on all images
  • 8 Demonstrates willingness to assist in additional duties
  • 9 Completes and maintains educational requirements
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be capable of working independently and work well with team members
  • Must be able to perform timely, quality Ultrasound exams
  • Must be able to interact positively with multiple patient populations and their families
  • Perform other duties assigned and help in other areas as needed
  • Possible on call and holidays required
  • Registry by Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) is required or ARRT
  • Multiple ARDMS Credentials within 1 year
  • BLS required
  • One year preferred sonography experience
  • Associates degree or Bachelor’s degree preferred
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Registered Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Preferred: two (2) years experience in a non-invasive Cardiology Lab with experience in Cardiac Imaging
  • Must by able to take call to perform Echo/TEE studies after hours as deemed necessary by the Cardiologist
  • Must be able to lift light materials
  • Must be able to frequently move, lift and/or carry heavy objects and materials
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Sonographer Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures image quality, excellence in patient care and uninterrupted work flow. Monitors patient documentation for timely completion and accuracy
  • Oversees quality control testing, equipment maintenance and trouble shooting
  • Performs staff orientation, training, and coaching. Provides input to staff performance evaluations
  • Also functions as a Technologist in assigned imaging area and performs all responsibilities required in that position
  • One year of experience required
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Ultrasound Technologist / Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prior Ultrasound Tech experience in a hospital setting
  • Experience using GE equipment
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
  • Knowledge of Picture Archiving and Communications (PACS)
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Echo Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of at least 1 ultrasound system
  • Independently performs and calculates measurements of adult and geriatric 2-Dimensional Echocardiograms and Color Flow/Spectral Doppler studies
  • Explains procedure to patient and prepares patient for test. Review patient's medical history, previews ultrasound images and prepares preliminary reports
  • Participates in the introduction and implementation of new procedures/protocols and in the evaluation of new imaging equipment. Support team goals
  • Reviews and reports daily operational status of equipment. Cleans and restore equipment after use. Ensures safety and security of all equipment
  • Answers and transfers phones, faxes, and scan documents as needed
  • Adheres to department productivity standards
  • Able to work well with all departments and personnel related to echocardiography testing activities
  • Perform 2D echo exams portably in outpatient setting and on the floor such as ER/ICU trauma setting independently, accurately, efficiently and effectively
  • Perform diagnostic ultrasound exams in Cath lab and understands sterile protocols
  • Performs Bubble, contrast studies, exercise, dobutamine, pacing stress echo and IMT studies
  • Demonstrates competencies in multiple protocols (ie TAVR, Mitra-Clip, Strain/CMQ, T-Mad, TDI)
  • Able to assist with pericardiocentesis
  • Accurately creates Preliminary reports in CSlink and SCIimage
  • Correctly drops charges for billing in CSLink
  • Follows high level disinfection process for TEE probes and updaes the log book (Resert)
  • Recent graduates from a minimum of 2 year diagnostic medical sonography form a program accredited by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
  • Skilled professional with a solid foundation in Echocardiography
  • Twelve months of accumulated experience within the last three years in a comparable job classification
  • Must obtain ARDMS registry status in the appropriate modality within 12 months of hire date. All other candidates must have current ARDMS registry upon hire
  • BS or AS degree in a related health care category is preferable
  • Must have a current BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR and AED) program from the American Heart Association
  • Full command (verbal and written) of the English language-required
  • Registered Diagnostic and Cardiac Sonographer (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)-Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS)
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Sonographer, / Wilkens Ave Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews medical records and orders to ensure proper exam is performed and correct history is obtained. Completes all finishing work to include proper patient ID, requisitions, patient chart documentation and all forms required for the specific exam
  • Provides protection in accordance with prescribed patient and equipment operator safety standards to include applications of immobilization restraints
  • Demonstrates competency in the use of the Radiology Information System and if applicable, the PACS system
  • Independently performs quality control procedures at the designated intervals on imaging and ancillary equipment to ensure compliance with the Federal and Joint Commission standards of care
  • Required: Graduate of accredited school of sonography
  • Required: One year of clinical experience in sonography
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs specialized obstetrical ultrasound examinations for a variety of conditions ranging from routine OB/GYN to high risk obstetrical scans to include but not limited to, nuchal translucency, fetal anatomy survey, Fetal Doppler studies, biophysical profile, fetal echocardiograms and endovaginal scans
  • Performs high quality and comprehensive diagnostic ultrasound imaging exams in accordance with established department guidelines and protocols under the supervision of the MFM Physicians or Radiologists
  • Maintains equipment maintenance and reports equipment failures
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Certification: ARDMS OB Required, NT Certification Strongly Preferred
  • Minimum 1 year of MFM Ultrasound experience post clinicals required
  • Ability to work with female patients
  • Knowledge of M-Mode, pulse and color Doppler, and real time techniques
  • Good communication skills and ability to use proper channels of communication
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduation from an accredited program in Ultrasound
  • ARDMS certification
  • CPR Certification (BLS)
  • College based two year training program with Clinical education in a accredited health care setting
  • Technical competency in General Abdominal/Small Parts scanning, Abdominal Doppler, and general Gynecological scanning
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Medical Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assesses and educates patients according to specific department protocols
  • Operates a variety of complex stationary and mobile diagnostic equipment
  • BLS Healthcare Provider
  • Basic cross-sectional anatomy, pathophysiology and its effect on normal anatomy of the area of scanning competency (obstetric, cardiology, vascular structures, etc.). Knowledge of how to operate electrical equipment safely is also required
  • Graduation from a recognized Ultrasound training program and/or proven experience in the acute care hospital setting performing sonographic categories of obstetrics, gynecology, abdominal, cardiac and small parts or noninvasive vascular procedures
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Sonographer, Per Diem Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must have proficiency in Cardiac Ultrasound with the ability to work independently
  • Cardiac ultrasound experience with pulsed, continuous wave and color flow doppler abilities as well as demonstrated knowledge of Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology is required
  • Successful completion of the Basic Arrhythmia course is required, although Advanced Arrhythmia class is preferred
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Active certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or ARRT; must maintain current compliance with Continuing Medical Education (CME) requirements
  • CPR/BLS certification
  • Good alpha/numeric dexterity and handwriting skills
  • Interpersonal skills for communication with patients, visitors, physicians and other hospital personnel
  • Must have good written and oral communication skills
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Sonographer Women s Imag PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform quality assurance per American College of Radiology guidelines
  • Follows protocols and/or physicians specific orders. Reviews prior imaging, reports and patient history
  • Able to perform on adult/geriatric population
  • Other Duties as assigned
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Diagnostic Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) in OB/GYN
  • Must be certified for performing Nuchal Translucency (NT) Ultrasound
  • Experience as an Ultrasound Technologist
  • Experience in high-risk OB
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Per Diem Perinatal Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum three years ultrasonography experience
  • At least one year high-risk OB ultrasonography experience
  • Fetal pediatric echocardiography experience preferred
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Sjmo-pno Contingent Registered Medical Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1 Checks the patient's history to anticipate effects of previous surgery, childbirth and other conditions on the
  • 8 Performs other duties as needed to support the achievement of established goals and objectives of the practice
  • 10 Works effectively as a team member within the practice to provide quality service through communication
  • Potential exposure to radiation on a daily basis while taking x-rays. Occasional exposure to chemicals and
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates knowledge of all clerical duties in the front office
  • Demonstrates knowledge of image maintenance and filing system
  • Demonstrates knowledge of use of equipment in office, such as computer, fax/copier
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the transportation of patients and patient care
  • Assists in coverage of department and telephone communications
  • Demonstrates knowledge of scheduling outpatients and inpatients, with the proper preparations
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Sonographer Mount Carmel Medical Group Grove City Contingent Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduate of a Ultrasound program required
  • Registered as a Sonographer by the Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (RDMS) required
  • Current BLS Certification is required
  • Possesses a high level of professionalism and the ability to establish good rapport with patients, staff, and physicians
  • Responsible for performing a variety of technical and non- technical tasks with direct and indirect patient care activities requiring independent judgment and initiative
  • Takes responsibility to facilitate improvements in patient services, staff/physician relationships and the working climate
  • Is responsible/accountable for professional development and maintaining licensure requirements
  • Documents accurately, completely, pertinent assessments, interventions and outcomes for patients in accordance with documentation standards, policies, procedures and/or guidelines
  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with other department/service lines, physicians, and staff
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Requires registration by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in OB/Gyn within nine (9) months following the start of employment
  • Requires travel to University of Iowa Outreach Clinics or off-site locations, and weekend and Holiday rotations
  • Requires valid Iowa Driver’s License
  • Certification in scanning nuchal lucency by the Fetal Medicine Foundation is required in 9 months
  • Desired experience scanning high risk obstetrics and fetal anomalies, monitoring of follicular development during iatrogenic ovulatory cycles and 3-D scanning with reconstruction
  • Desired experience performing invasive studies including CVS, amniocentesis, cordocentesis and saline infusion sonography
  • Desired experience assisting with embryo transfers
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Sonographer Ii Grade Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs such exams as abdominal echoes, renal, aorta, thyroid, pelvic, obstetrical, bio physical profiles, vascular studies, testicular and breasts. Color flow studies, doppler studies, renal biopsies and fluid collections of localized areas
  • Checks all images with the radiologist; consults with the radiologist about the reading of scans
  • Follows the hospital exposure control plans/bloodborne and airborne pathogens
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs diagnostic procedures applying prescribed methods of ultrasound technique
  • Assists physician with ultrasound guided biopsies and/or invasive procedures
  • Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems
  • Provides a safe environment for administering contrast material
  • Assists with transporting patients
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Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews the patient’s chart to obtain pertinent clinical history, correlative test results, and laboratory data and documents this information for the Radiologist
  • Capable of recognizing a diagnostic quality scan as well as artifacts from anatomic/pathologic structures which are visualized on the ultrasound system
  • Ensures that all exams are entered appropriately, makes edits as required, moves exam to taken status and verifies for the radiologist to read with all required documents
  • Properly documents all medications used in the EMAR
  • Practices sterile techniques and prevents cross contamination. Maintains orderliness and cleanliness, including provision for the contamination free condition of rooms, equipment and personnel
  • Adheres to prescribed standards of Radiation Safety; participates in the Quality Improvement and safety programs
  • Ensures appropriate recording of hours worked, adhering to hospital policy
  • One year experience or training in diagnostic ultrasound in at least two specialty areas: abdomen, OB/GYN, MSK, breast
  • Extensive experience with available Ultrasound equipment in terms of product evolution, trouble shooting and quality control
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures that two points of patient identification is obtained, that patient is properly prepared, and obtains a relevant patient history. Reviews the patient’s chart to obtain pertinent clinical history, test results and laboratory data as they apply to accurate interpretation of the ultrasound examination
  • Explains exam to the patient taking into consideration physical and emotional needs; maintaining ethical standards (patient confidentiality, professional conduct, etc.). Delivers patient care under scope of license/training
  • Utilizes universal precaution techniques as well as safety techniques specific to the patient’s status
  • Performs Ultrasound studies on premature infants in an intensive care unit. Is knowledgeable about illnesses related to this patient population and the various types of care being provided to them
  • Be knowledgeable in the operation of all equipment to be used during the workday. To notify appropriate personnel of equipment malfunctions and repairs needed
  • Rotates within department, divisions and all off-site clinics, by shifts as required and needed; cooperates with all personnel, promoting harmony within department
  • Maintains effective working relations and communication with departmental and other hospital personnel
  • Execute paperwork, PACS, RIS, and reporting functions as necessary for each patient exam
  • Prepare the equipment, room and supplies necessary for each patient and regular daily use. Stock and supply room and general department area as needed
  • May oversee and instruct various personnel and technology students within the department
  • To acknowledge and participate in research programs, quality assurance, and quality improvement projects carried on in the department
  • To assume all responsibilities for on-call coverage and to remain flexible in all shift coverage and overtime situations as necessary. (not applicable to Ultrasound at this time)
  • Remain up to date on developments and trends in imaging techniques, procedures, and equipment. To participate in education programs and meet state and national requirements for continuing educational credits
  • Use independent judgment and initiative under pressure in a variety of situations when performing patient exams
  • Perform all other duties as directed
  • Must have graduated from an AMA accredited Ultrasound Program with a minimum of 12 months’ full time clinical ultrasound experience
  • Must meet the requirements and successfully complete the ARDMS certification (American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers) or equivalent
  • Must become registered in all the institution’s accredited specialties: first specialty or additional specialty must be completed within one year of start of employment. Second specialty within second year of employment. Additional specialties as required by the accreditation agency
  • Must have interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with patient who may be under physical and/or emotional stress
  • Must possess analytical abilities necessary to acquire and effectively utilize knowledge of imaging processes, techniques, and procedures and cross sectional anatomy
  • Work requires several weeks training to acquire necessary familiarity with imaging procedures, techniques and methods
  • Must have the ability to adapt to changing pace within the department, with frequent interruptions
  • Presents a positive attitude and a professional appearance
  • Must be physically capable of lifting. (linen, supplies, patients, etc.)
  • A comprehensive understanding of the Radiology Information System and Hospital Information System for registering patients
  • Must demonstrate flexibility and willingness to adapt to diverse roles as a member of the department team
  • Must be aware of hazards within the department, adhere to safety standards established by Brigham & Women’s Hospital and other regulatory agencies (large magnetic field, ionizing radiation, universal precautions, etc.)
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Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of an AMA accredited ultrasound program (minimum one year in length) OR an Associate Degree in a related health care field with credentials from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
  • 2 years general sonography in abdomen, OB/GYN
  • Registry credentials with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in the Abdominal specialty with OB/Gyn
  • First Trimester Screening experience
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Medical Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares and directs patients of all ages with necessary instructions for examinations
  • Conducts patient examinations on patients of all ages to produce quality images
  • Performs quality control procedures on equipment in accordance to established
  • Education - Graduate of accredited school of Medical Sonography or accredited health care service program
  • Experience - Two years recent experience as a Medical Sonographer preferred in an acute care setting, including proficiency in all standard studies (abdominal, vascular, OB/GYN, and small parts)
  • License/Certification - RDMS or eligible. CPR certification required within 60 days of
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Sonographer PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs routine and complex studies and assists physician in a variety of imaging procedures
  • Performance of sterile processing of equipment
  • Follows protocols and or physician specific orders. Reviews prior images/reports/patient history as needed
  • Participate in various teaching and mentoring of ultrasound students
  • Able to perform on all age groups from infant to adult/geriatric
  • Organizes processed images, measurements, calculations and other data in a logical sequence for presentation to the physician for interpretation. Consults with the physician as applicable regarding the quality of images and data obtained
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Per Diem Sonographer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares patients for physicians
  • Conducts ultrasonic diagnostic procedures and records anatomical, pathological and/or physiological data for interpretation by a physician
  • Code appropriately for services performed; submit completed billing work sheets daily
  • Responsible for maintaining adequate inventory of ultrasound supplies
  • Recognizes ethical, legal and professional issues inherent in providing care to pregnant women
  • An individual must possess a current/valid certification in diagnostic ultrasound