ULTRASOUND TECHNICIAN - JOB DESCRIPTION
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
*1. Prepares patients, collects relevant information for completion of procedures.
*2. Performs all sonographic procedures following defined protocols.
3. Transfers and positions the patient in a safe manner.
*4. Observant of patients= conditions. Notifies physician or supervisor of unusual occurrences.
*5. Compiles appropriate records to expedite results.
*6. Analyzes the quality of images and processes as required.
*7. Understands and operates electronic information systems.
*8. Maintains appropriate supplies and a clean, organized working environment.
*9. Participates in continuing education activities to expand/enhance knowledge of sonography.
10. Initiates patient teaching including family and/or significant other.
11. Involvement in Quality Control/Quality Improvement.