Sonographer
UA Health Services Foundation (UAHSF/TKC) - Birmingham, AL

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Under the supervision of a radiologist, provides patient services using diagnostic ultrasound for the use and interpretation of ultrasound procedures. Assists the radiologist in gathering sonographic data necessary to reach diagnostic decisions.

Position Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Required: Graduate of an approved school of Radiologic Technology and/or sonography.

Must: (1) enter 4,000 keystrokes per hour; (2) possess basic knowledge of PC applications, software, and database management.

Preferred: ARDMS certified with one year of experience in breast sonography

LICENSE, CERTIFICATION AND/OR REGISTRATION:
Required: Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) and/or certification as an Ultrasound Technologist (ARDMS). Must be registry eligible for Registry as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer.

Preferred: ARDMS certified in breast sonography.

Must be self-directed / self-motivated; must have good communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to: (1) perform a variety of duties often changing from one task to another of a different nature without loss of efficiency or composure; (2) accept responsibility for the direction, control and planning of an one’s own work; (3) work independently; (4) recognize the rights and responsibilities of patient confidentiality; (5) convey empathy and compassion to those experiencing pain, physical or emotional distress and/or grief; (6) relate to others in a manner which creates a sense of teamwork and cooperation; (7) communicate effectively with people from every socioeconomic, cultural and educational background; (8) exhibit flexibility and cope effectively in an ever-changing, fast-paced healthcare environment; (9) perform effectively when confronted with emergency, critical, unusual or dangerous situations; (10) demonstrate the quality work ethic of doing the right thing the right way; and (11) maintain a customer focus and strive to satisfy the customer's perceived needs.

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