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Ness83 in San Jose, California

Updated 3 months ago

applying to Kaiser CAAHEP accredited school - 9 Replies

I am 48 and am applying to an accredited 18 month program near my home starting in April 2012. I currently earn a very decent salary conducting...

mnadia31 in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 3 months ago

Wish to Buy 2009 or 2010 ESP Workbooks Abdomen, Ob/Gyn and Vascular - 146 Replies

Hi! I am in Lakeland, FL and I am look for current Edelman workbooks in Abdomen, OB/Gyn and/or Vascular. I don't mind if they are written in or have...

melanie6613 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 3 months ago

Help! Need more ultrasound training. - 35 Replies

was wondering if anyone can give me advice on additional training in ultrasound. My clinical experiences were not that great and I interviewed for...

Kamisha H in Cleveland, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

don't want to start a riot, but, where are the african american sonographers? - 5 Replies

I work here in the san francisco/san jose area. I know there are beautiful people of color in this profession. There has to be. At my institution,...

Jazzie in Los Angeles, California

Updated 3 months ago

ARDMS OB GYN: Desperate for Edleman Review Book - 251 Replies

I am taking the ARDMS ob gyn exmam in two weeks, does anyone have an Edleman Review Book for me? I will pay, like over night a money order!!!!! or...

Majico Garcia in Prescott, Arizona

Updated 4 months ago

sonographer from New Zealand with questions about the US - 14 Replies

Heya, So I am just interested to know how much training you need to be an ultrasound tech/sonographer (how long undergrad and postgrad) if you need...

Not in Alameda, in Alameda, California

Updated 4 months ago

CCI Creditation vs ARDMS creditation - 30 Replies

Can someone please specify the difference between CCI and ARDMS. My school recommended it for me but as I search for a job everywhere the employers...

Karry in Massachusetts

Updated 4 months ago

Sonography classes - 1 Reply

I want to learn how to be a sonography tech. I'm too old for med. school, is there a place in Indiana where I can got to school for that?

Dd in Lawrenceville, Georgia

Updated 5 months ago

What is the best school in Atlanta, Ga - 856 Replies

I don't think there are many choices in the Atlanta area except Sanford Brown for the ultrasound course. Does anyone know of the best school choice?

Mandycandy in Glendale, Arizona

Updated 5 months ago

ARRT for Sonography - 12 Replies

Has anyone taken this test? My school isn't accredited yet as we were the first Ultrasound class. So instead of working somewhere for a year, you...

Consultant in West Palm Beach, Florida

Study Materials

In 2009, when the SPI exam came out, I wrote a physics review book. I did this because it took me 3 times to pass physics and wanted to help other...

Morkn in Knoxville, Tennessee

Updated 5 months ago

How many exams do you do per shift? - 18 Replies

Just curious what the average workload was for most people. On a day shift here it is between 8-11. On nights I usually do 5-8.

NOLA32 in Metairie, Louisiana

Updated 5 months ago

General, Vascular, or Cardiac? - 23 Replies

Need some feedback!! I found an online CAAHEP accredited program & need a little help deciding on a concentration. Is one in higher demand than the...

Kristie in Atlantic Beach, Florida

Updated 6 months ago

Diagnostic Medical Sonography - 454 Replies

I'm 21 years old and want to be a ultrasound technician.I currently am going to the El Paso Community College. To get in to this program you have to...

megku123 in Kansas

Cardiac Sonography Info for Washburn

Hello! I was wondering if anyone out there is a grad from Washburn University's DMS (cardiac) program? I missed the deadline and work as an EKG tech...

Karry in Massachusetts

Updated 6 months ago

Has anyone quit sonography program? - 2 Replies

I'm thinking of switching into sonography career. I really want to get into the sonography field but I'm afraid that I won't be able to detect...

Brooke in Matteson, Illinois

Updated 6 months ago

Jackson Community college online sonography program. - 23 Replies

Hello, I currently live in Portland,Oregon and there isn't one single accredited sonography program in the entire state and the closest one is a...

ROB HDZ in Houston, Texas

Updated 6 months ago

Is this reasonable - 28 Replies

My wife is an ultrasound tech with 5 years experience,professional registration, and has a BS in radiologic technology. She works at at our local...

MSK in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Updated 6 months ago

MSK EXAM - 2 Replies

Can anyone help me prepare for the MSK exam? Thank you.

asese in California

Updated 6 months ago

Platt College vs. Coast Community College- Ultrasound Tech Program- What was your experience like??? - 4 Replies

I’ve been researching medical careers for the past year that I’ve been interested in, and so far I’ve narrowed it down to three choices: Respiratory...

K4y730 in Los Angeles, California

Updated 6 months ago

New Grad - 18 Replies

I graduated from ultrasound school in January and got my registries, but I got fired from my first job after 2 1/2 months because I didn't have the...

Forkn in Knoxville, Tennessee

Updated 6 months ago

Jobs - 1 Reply

This hospital in Cochise county needs at least 2 general u/s techs that know vascular and an echo tech. Pay starts at $36/hr. Good luck and don't...

Hobo2012 in California

Updated 6 months ago

Per Diem - 1 Reply

After 10 years of being a stay-at-home mom, I am desperate to get back into the workplace! The plan was to become a nurse, however, after my son was...

Tenzin in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 6 months ago

Sonography in NY - 1 Reply

Hi all, I need some advice pertaining to sonography and ultrasound in the NYC area. I did some research (ARDMS, CAAHEP) and the testing...

Jamie in Brentwood, New York

Ultrasound

Hello I was trying to get a range of hourly rates or salary for a new ultrasound tech 0 to 2 years exp and 3yrs and on. Private practice and...

RRT in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

What are the Ultrasound requierments for overseas jobs? - 4 Replies

I am interested in temporary ultrasound jobs overseas like UK, Dubia, Australia, etc. Does anyone know what the requierments are in order to start...

Tracy T in Seattle, Washington

Updated 7 months ago

Steps to becoming Diangnostic Medical Sonographer? - 3 Replies

I've been on the internet all day trying to find the specifics on becoming a DMS. I've done lots of research but still feel like I'm missing...

Stephanie29 in North Hollywood, California

Updated 7 months ago

Sonography in California - 2 Replies

I keep reading that the field is growing by x,y, and z. Then I come on here and read people complaining about not being able to find work. Being that...

Pennyless in Denver, Colorado

Updated 8 months ago

Sonography for the squimish? - 2 Replies

Hello, I am 24 years old and struggling to find a career field to get into that will secure a good future for myself. I know that medical fields are...

David S in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 8 months ago

Advice on preparing for the CCI Cardiovascular Science Exam ?? - 34 Replies

I am preparing to take the CCI Cardiovascular Science Exam followed by the CCI RVS exam. The Cardiovascular Science Exam is so broad that it seems...

Hobo2012 in California

Updated 8 months ago

If a non-CAAHEP accredited school is the only option?? - 23 Replies

I live in San Antonio, Texas. From the info on the CAAHEP site, there IS NO accredited DMS program in my area. Unreal! The closest school that is...

Mylana28

Ardms VT Study Materials

I have Davies latest workbook and flash cards if anyone is interested. Davies Vascular Technology 5th Edition 100.00 ScoreCards 50.00

Volunteer26 in Patchogue, New York

Updated 8 months ago

SUNY downstate medical center for sonography....... - 16 Replies

Is it hard to get into this program? Is there a waiting list?

Melanie in Ottawa, Ontario

Updated 8 months ago

Left Handed Ultrasound Technician Discrimination Comping Out - 8 Replies

Anyone have trouble with jobs or schooling for Ultrasound that forces issues with only using right hand during scanning?

Dorkn in Eugene, Oregon

Updated 8 months ago

ultrasound technician/sonagraphy - 5 Replies

Hello everyone! I am a recent graduate with an Associate's in Human Resources. However, after doing some research, I would like to peruse a career...

Brooke in Mobile, Alabama

Updated 8 months ago

Opinions about IUD and SMAHE online programs - 69 Replies

I am intrested to know more information from current and former students expereinces of these 2 institutions IUD-Institute of Ultrasound...

BNG15 in WINFIELD, Alabama

Updated 9 months ago

How long does it take to finish Ultrasound tech school? How do I get started? - 386 Replies

I have been looking into going to school to be a Ultrasound tech and I was wondering how long does it take from start to finish, and does anyone know...

ChristieNYC in Long beach, New York

Updated 9 months ago

ARDMS RDCS test Adult Echo - 24 Replies

Hello my name is Lowell I passed my RDCS in Adult Echo on June 18th. I studied the CD that comes with the “Feigenbaum’s Echocardiography” textbook to...

joyce credle in columbus, Georgia

Ultrasound Schools

I was a student at the Institute of Medical Ultrasound in 2010. I received my Diploma and had a job before my completion date. I'm understanding...

Borkn in Eugene, Oregon

Temp/Travel pay

I believe a lot of temps aren't expecting the amount of money that they could potentially make. I'd like to post pay for jobs and compare pay. I...

Rita in Etobicoke, Ontario

Updated 9 months ago

Looking to study with someone who is writing spi exam - 1 Reply

If anyone wants to study together and writing their spi soon please let me know

Miss_E_RDMS in Some City, California

Updated 9 months ago

Performing vascular exams with only an RDMS certification? - 6 Replies

Hi! I was curious if any experienced sonographers know where to find the rules to which exams we are allowed to perform with our different...

Bryan Bowling in Glen Rose, Texas

Updated 9 months ago

Mainly a female field? - 33 Replies

I am sure this has been covered before but as I am in the job market (new) my travels have led me to believe the majority of techs are female. I've...

allie in Markham, Ontario

Updated 9 months ago

Thinking about ultrasound tech or sonorgrapher - 27 Replies

I was thinking about going to school for ultrasound tech or sonographer. what is better and pays more? Also if anyone could tell me the kind of...

rita in Scarborough, Ontario

Spi exam

Iam writing my spi exam .. if you can help me with good study guide or practice question and answer. My email is rita.sarwary1@gmail.com

TJ in Bellevue, Washington

Updated 10 months ago

What does the demand for U/S jobs in the Seattle Washington area look like? - 2 Replies

I just got accepted into an ultrasound program and will be starting this fall 2015. I will be studying general/vascular. I am super passionate about...

Teaman in Vienna, Virginia

Updated 10 months ago

Keith Mauney and Associates Institute for Ultrasound - 40 Replies

Has anyone heard or have any knowledge of the Keith Mauney and Associates program? Any info is welcomed. Thanks

ECHO/PHYSICS in Dallas, Georgia

ECHO AND PHYSICS EXAM REVIEW MATERIALS

PUT THE FOLLOWING REVIEW ITEMS ON EBAY AND AMAZON TODAY 1. Echocardio From a Sonographer's Perspective Notebook and Workbook 100.00 2. Ultrasound...

Hobo2012 in California

Updated 10 months ago

Pre-employment drug screening for DMS program - 2 Replies

Hello everyone, I was recently made an offer to attend an accredited DMS program in NJ. I am going for the pre-employment 12 panel urine drug...

Lindsey in San Diego, California

Sonography Schools in San Diego

I would like to be an ultrasound technician but I feel all over the place looking at schools and don't know where to begin... Are there even any...

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