Produces two dimensional ultrasound recordings of internal organs for use by Physician in diagnosis of disease and study malfunction of organs by performing the following duties.
Also showing compassion and concern for patients.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
include the following, other duties may be assigned.
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.
Comforts patient and answers questions patient may have regarding 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.
Moves transducers, by hand over specified area of body and observes sound eave display screen to monitor quality of ultrasound pattern produced.
equipment which produces images of internal organs and records diagnostic data on computer disk, lazer printer, or film.
Must be able to perform multiple ultrasound exams including OB GYNE, abdominal,
small parts and vascular studies.
Photographs images shown on display module, to obtain permanent record of internal examination.
Performs other projects and duties as related to department objective.
Must be able to get along with others, to be a team player, to accept constructive criticism from your supervisor and be able to follow work rules.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory.
Organizational skills are essential to prioritize daily work.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Education and/or Experience:
Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
A.R.D.M.S. registration, CPR certificate
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
The employee frequently is required to walk; sit; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 100 lbs. And frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
Specific vision abilities require by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.
The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock..
The employee may be exposed to body fluids.
The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
The above statements in this job description are intended to describe the nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job.
They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.