Ultrasound Specialist

Category : Healthcare
Location/City : TX - Houston
Id : 38276


We are searching for an Ultrasound Specialist – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you'll perform exceptional quality, routine and specialized Ultrasound procedures at the request of a licensed independent practitioner for interpretation by radiologists.
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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Integrates scientific knowledge, technical skills, patient interaction and compassionate care resulting in diagnostic information
  • Demonstrates a detailed understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology and medical terminology
  • Possesses, utilizes, maintains and enhances knowledge of radiation safety and protection for self, patients and others
  • Prepares, administers and documents activities related to mediations in accordance with state regulations and institution policy
  • Responsible for patient care, appropriate documentation, quality control, and quality improvement

Skills & Requirements
  • Graduate of a formal diagnostic Radiology program
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) awarded by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • One current subspecialty registration:
    • From the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS):
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Abdomen (RDMS-AB)
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Adult Echocardiography (RDMS-AE)
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Breast (RDMS-BR)
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Fetal Echocardiography (RDMS-FE)
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Neurosonology (RDMS-NE)
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Obstetrics and Gynecology (RDMS-OB/GYN)
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Pediatric Echocardiography (RDMS-PE)
    • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Vascular Technology (RDMS-VT)
    • Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT)
    • Registered in Musculoskeletal Sonography (RMSK)
  • From the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT):
    • Registered Technologist Vascular Sonography: R.T. (VS)
    • Registered Technologist Breast Sonography: R.T. (BS)
  • Three (3) years of Ultrasound experience
  • Understanding of ultrasound principles that are developmentally appropriate for ages 0 – adulthood
  • Operation of all required equipment including troubleshooting when necessary of the equipment, including automated processors, copying/digitizing film equipment, R.I.S., and PACS
  • Basic life support and medical terminology understanding is required


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