Performs ultrasonic/diagnostic examinations for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician. Performs a variety of technical procedures requiring independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative a in applying ultrasound or diagnostic techniques for radiologic diagnosis.
Responsible for the safety and comfort of all patients undergoing ultrasound/diagnostic procedures. Ensures that all procedures have been appropriately ordered with satisfaction patient identification obtained prior to conducting procedure. Graduate of an accredited program for registered nurse, radiologic sciences or ultrasound technology program; completed required training for registration eligibility with American Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer or Cardiovascular Credentialing International for echo cardiography; current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification. ' Two years clinical experience performing echocardiogram procedures or equivalent experience as determined by director.
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