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russkayadusha

Name:

Yana Ivanov

Bio:

I'm a 33 year old female Web/Graphic Designer with AAS, BFA and MS degrees. Been out of school for 5 years, worked mostly sales/management jobs also freelance as a designer. I am tired of the instability and have decided to go back to school for DMS.

Interests:

photography, travel, sports

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (36)
Forum Discussion Posted
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

[QUOTE who="Jinathan"]What speacilization would you suggest?[/QUOTE]

check out this site it has a listing of all the specializations in this field, see which one ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

Hi Jinathan, I think you should look for a AAS in Digital Medical Sonography or Echo/Vascular Sonography, there are also General Sonography degrees it all depends what ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

[QUOTE who="How much of Math skills needed? in Cumming, Georgia"]At 37 I am thinking of entering this field. I have a degree in Education and Bachelor's in Literature ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

Sono, just because a program doesn't accept many students could indicate that they are not greedy to get money. Smaller classes are much better you get more hands on experience and ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

Are you at all considering NY schools? I went to one yesterday and I really liked the staff and the students. I spoke to many people there and everyone seems very optimistic based ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Job outlook!????

[QUOTE who="Eric Cadiente RDCS RVT in Altamonte Springs, Florida"]Of all the ultrasound modalities vascular is probably the one with the most job openings. Many ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Job outlook!????

Hi everyone, I am 33 year old female with AAS, BFA and MS degrees in unrelated fields. I have be unemployed for almost 2 years now and I am considering going into vascular ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

List of accredited schools in NJ

Bergen Community College - Paramus, NJ
Gloucester County College - Sewell, NJ
JFK Medical Center - Plainfield, NJ
Sanford ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

[QUOTE who="Sherrie in North Bergen, New Jersey"]ANY HELP GREATLY APPRECIATED! I am looking into 2 schools:
Eastern International College in Belleville, NJ ...

3 years ago
Job > Dental Technician

Dental Lab Technician training in Colorado (Denver area?)

[QUOTE who="qc in Brooklyn, New York"]i was refering to ny, and if you own your own lab then yea you can do good[/QUOTE]

qc doesn't pay depend on how productive you ...

3 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

I'm confused..is dental hygienists a good job or Not..is it worth it or not?

[QUOTE who="doctor cohen in Bronx, New York"]Hunter is good but if I'm not mistaken they have only 4yr program not 2 yrs..how much are the fees for 4 years..[/QUOTE]

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

Please use this site to see which schools are accredited http://www.caahep.org/Find-An-Accredited-Program/

I would not suggest you go to stanford brown even to the ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

Hi Nic, I am thinking about going to LIU in Brooklyn for vascular sonography program. It is an accredited school and I will be able to take my registry exam right after graduation ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

So how one is supposed to get experience if no one will hire you?

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

[QUOTE who="steve in New York, New York"]Anna, How did your classmates find job without experience? It looks like all the job need experience even your registed. Thanks ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

[QUOTE who="Dee in Bronx, New York"]Thanks Ano

Hi Dee, I know that you last post was from more than 2 years ago, but I was wondering if you ever ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

[QUOTE who="melanie6613 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"]Before you do anything, research your field of interest. Radiology on a whole has close to no openings nationwide ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

[QUOTE who="sonoidea in Colonia, New Jersey"]RDMS IS 100X MORE IMPORTANT THAT A CAAHEP ACCREDITED SCHOOL AS TECHS WE DO NOT CARE WHAT SCHOOL YOU COME FROM AS LONG AS YOU ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

DO NOT GO TO ULTRASOUND SCHOOL UNACCREDITED BY CAAHEP!!!!

[QUOTE who="shopmom918 in Massapequa, New York"]I will be attending the vascular program at LIU starting this month. The positive of attending LIU is that it is a 12 ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

If I am going then I will be going for Vascular program not cardiac. Would you be able to have some of those vascular students come to this forum so that I can talk to some of them ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

hshd1959@yahoo.com was that comment in reference to LIU vascular sonography program?

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

Did anyone finish the vascular sonography program at Long Island University in Brooklyn? If so please tell me what you thought about it. How busy is the schedule and will I be able ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

[QUOTE who="asmita in Des Plaines, Illinois"]sdtgytuytjty[/QUOTE]

I forgot to say you also need physics :) I hope this helps, if you have any other questions feel ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Please note that certification programs usually will not qualify you for financial aid so if you are young go for a degree. If you want to grow in this field go for a BS program.

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

[QUOTE who="asmita in Des Plaines, Illinois"]sdtgytuytjty[/QUOTE]

City colleges are cheaper than private school they are often easier to get into don't require as ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Of cause you have to know how to scan, i don't think that someone who doesn't would be able to graduate, pass the exams and get registered. I really want to study my ass off and be ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Everyone i talk to and everything I've read so far indicates that getting a ARDMS is crucial to succeeding in this field. Hospitals are very strict on that that past few years and ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

thank you, i plan to do that as soon as i am back in NYC

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

ultrasoundalternative: Hello, may I ask why you feel this way about the practice? what is it that you dislike about it? if you share your experiences we would have a better ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

[QUOTE who="Lea in Wildomar, California"]Just so you know Vascular in a hospital is usually in the radiology department which does general ultrasound and echo/cardiac is ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

the program I looked at is vascular not cardiac those are two different specialties. I was advised to take that first so that I start the career, once you are in the field you can ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

kwirth there are too many negative comments about your school on ripoffreport . com I wouldn't go there even if its accredited simply because many who finished were not happy with ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

there is Downtown SUNY in Brooklyn but its a 2 year program that will start in August 2011
I am considering LIU Brooklyn Campus their semester starts in January but this is a ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

CAAHEP NYC Accredited Sonography School Question

Hi Jermaine, thank you for your reply. Yes, I was planning on finding work in NYC/Long Island or around that area possibly, NJ, CT, MA area but it will all depend on my bf if he ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Hi I am 33 with AAS, BFA and MS in different fields of study. I plan to go to LIU for a DMS certificate program this January. After sending in all of my information I was told by ...

3 years ago
Job > Ultrasound Technician

ARDMS Ultrasound Certification vs. Accredited Sonography Program

Hi tracied, thank you for your input. I am just a bit worried that once I finish the program and get my certification I will still not have experience to get a hospital job. Some ...

3 years ago