Ultrasound technicians help doctors and other health care professionals diagnose conditions in patients. They operate a special device that uses high-frequency sound waves to take pictures of internal organs. Other positions in this profession include sonographer, diagnostic medical sonographer, or sonographer . Ultrasound technicians work directly with patients and doctors and operate machines that use high-frequency sound waves to take pictures and scans of the body’s internal organs. Sonographers are also known as diagnostic medical sonographers or sonographers.
Location: Montreal, QC
Salary: 15-30 hours per week, $25.00-$35.00 per hour
Terms of Employment: Term or Contract
Part time leads to full time
day, night, weekend
Start date: start as soon as possible
Advantages: Other Advantages
Vacancies: 1 position
We are looking for a caring and qualified sonographer who will be responsible for operating the ultrasound scanner to capture images of the patient’s internal organs and pregnant women’s developing fetuses. Ultrasound technicians may specialize in or work in a wide range of specialties, including obstetric and gynecological ultrasounds, as well as neurological, thoracic, cardiac, or abdominal ultrasounds. It can also assist radiologists with vascular ultrasounds and ultrasound-guided biopsies.
A successful sonographer requires excellent patient service and technical skills, as well as a deep understanding of anatomy and pathology. Excellent problem-solving, decision-making and time management skills are required.
Ultrasound Technician Tasks:
Explain ultrasound exams to patients, answer questions, and provide support.
Spread the ultrasound gel over the internal area to be imaged on the patient’s body surface.
Program and adjust the scanner for your specific procedure, allowing the transducer to capture images from any angle or section as required.
Decide which still images or sonograms to capture and present to your doctor for diagnostic purposes.
Assess image quality and interpret images to help doctors diagnose and treat disease. Present the images and preliminary findings to the doctor.
Maintain patient records and medical records related to the ultrasound procedures they have undergone.
Ultrasound equipment maintenance and treatment room sterilization.
Assist radiologists with vascular ultrasound procedures and ultrasound-guided biopsies.
Ultrasound Technician Requirements:
Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Ultrasound. Industry certification for practice can be advantageous.
Ability to stay focused in a fast-paced environment.
The stamina to lift heavy equipment and stay on your feet for long shifts.
We can flexibly respond to long-term shifts such as nights, weekends and holidays. Strong critical thinking, communication and interpersonal skills, sensitivity to patient problems.
Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Other trades certificate or diploma
Hospital or medical facility
Operating an ultrasound imaging device to generate and record images
Perform minor repairs and equipment adjustments
Capture, store and process scanned images using a camera unit attached to the ultrasound machine
Check the ultrasound machine to make sure it is working properly
At a glance
experience and expertise Specialized field
Obstetrics and Gynecology Ultrasonography
Additional Information working conditions and physical ability
Attention to detail
Combination of sitting, standing, and walking
Effective interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal communication
Flexible or Compressed Work Week
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