Highlights of qualifications
- Ten months of hands on Lab Experience as well as six months of Clinical Experience
- Well versed in Abdominal and OB/Gyn Ultrasound
- Proficient with invasive procedures and small parts
- Knowledgeable in Breast and Vascular Ultrasound
- CPR, OSHA, Blood Borne Pathogens/HIV Certified
- Worked with multiple ultrasound platforms: Siemens' Acuson Sequoia, GE Logiq 9, GE Vivid I and Vivid Q
Keiser University - Melbourne, FL August 2010 - December 2011
Produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians at the following clinical sites: Osler Urology, Melbourne, Fl
University Center Imaging, Melbourne, Fl
Celebration OB/Gyn, Celebration, Fl
Cape Canaveral Hospital, Cocoa Beach, Fl
Wuesthoff Hospital, Rockledge, Fl (2 rotations)
- Provide sonogram and oral or written summary of technical findings to physician for use in medical diagnosis.
- Deliver images to include, looking for differences between healthy and pathological areas.
- Operate ultrasound equipment to produce and record images of the motion, shape, and composition of blood, organs, tissues, or bodily masses, such as fluid accumulations.
- Observe screen during scan to ensure that image produced is satisfactory for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments to equipment as required.
- Select appropriate equipment settings and adjust patient positions to obtain the best sites and angles.
- Prepare patient for exam by explaining procedure, transferring patient to ultrasound table, scrubbing skin and applying gel, and positioning patient properly.
- Observe and care for patients throughout examinations to ensure their safety and comfort.
- Obtain and record accurate patient history, including prior test results or information from physical examinations.
- Determine whether scope of exam should be extended, based on findings.
- Maintain records that include patient information, sonographs and interpretations, files of correspondence, publications and regulations, or quality assurance records, such as pathology, biopsy, or post-operative reports.