YOUR CAREER AS A DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHER

YOUR CAREER AS ADIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHER

The diagnosis is good: The job outlook for a career with ultrasound technology is overwhelmingly positive.

A Day in the Life of a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

The diagnosis is good: The job outlook for a career with ultrasound technology is overwhelmingly positive.

Wage Range

$52K - $82K

Annual Openings

180

Projected Job Growth

8%

WHAT IS A DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHER?

Diagnostic medical sonographers produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians.

ARE YOU A GOOD FIT?

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHERS POSSESS THESE QUALITIES:

  • READING COMPREHENSION
  • INTERPERSONAL SKILLS
  • SOCIAL INTUITION

WHAT DO DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHERS DO?

Prepare patients for procedures by taking their medical history and answering any questions about the procedure

Prepare and maintain diagnostic imaging equipment

Operate equipment to obtain diagnostic images or to conduct tests

Review images or test results to check for quality and adequate coverage of the areas needed for diagnoses

Recognize the difference between normal and abnormal images, and identify other diagnostic information

Analyze diagnostic information to provide a summary of findings for physicians

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Check out the educational requirements for a diagnostic medical sonographer career.

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Associate's degree
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