Produces two-dimensional and three-dimensional ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by Physician in diagnosis of disease and study of malfunction of organs by performing the following duties.
Essential Functions and Duties:
- Selects equipment for use in ultrasound setup according to specifications of examination.
-Explains process to patient, and instructs and assists patient in assuming physical position for examination. Provides interpreters when needed.
-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.
-Moves transducer, by hand, over specified area of body and observes sound wave display screen to monitor quality of ultrasonic pattern produced.
-Photographs images of organs shown on display module, or removes strip printout from equipment, to obtain permanent record of internal examination
-Starts equipment, which produces images of internal organs and records diagnostic data on magnetic tape, computer disk, strip printout, or film.
-Demonstrates knowledge in performing the OB/GYN Ultrasound procedures.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: · Associate's Degree from accredited school of Sonography OR equivalent experience and competency in the field of Sonography preferred.
MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE:
· Six (6) months to one (1) year in work experience in Ultrasound preferred.
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