The ARDMS office will be closed in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday starting on Friday, May 27 to Monday, May 30. We will re-open on Tuesday, May 31. If you have an important question, please email us via our Contact Us form before the office closes.


Currently Open & Upcoming Examinations

You can apply now for the following examinations.

Once you apply, get familiar with the structure of the exam and take a practice exam (valued at $35). Sign in to MY ARDMS, click on Application Center and sign up for your practice test today! 

​Examination ​Application Period Ready to Apply? ​How to Take Exam
AB ​Year-Round Apply Now  At Home or At a Testing Center
BR ​Year-Round Apply Now At a Testing Center
AE  Year-Round Apply Now ​​At a Testing Center
OB/GYN ​ ​Year-Round Apply Now At a Testing Center
SPI ​Year-Round Apply Now At Home or At a Testing Center
VT ​Year-Round Apply Now ​​At a Testing Center
PE July 12, 2022 – September 20, 2022 Learn More ​​At Home or At a Testing Center
MSKS July 26, 2022 – October 4, 2022 Learn More At Home or At a Testing Center
FE June 7, 2022 – August 16, 2022 Learn More At Home or At a Testing Center
PS June 14, 2022 – August 23, 2022 ​Learn More At Home or At a Testing Center
Ultrasound Jobs by ARDMS

Echocardiographer I or II - PRN/Supplemental | Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare


Memphis, Tennessee, Echocardiographer I or II - PRN/Supplemental Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare Memphis, Tennessee Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, a not-for-profit, faith-based integrated healthcare system, is seeking an Echocardiographer I or II - PRN/Supplemental to join our onsite team. In addition to providing evidence-based care that promotes an exceptional patient experience, you will be responsible for performing echocardiogram and exercise echocardiogram examinations including color flow mapping, cardiac doppler imaging and 2-D m-mode on assigned patients without assistance. Responsibilities: Perform routine, emergency, doppler, and special (including Contrast Echos and TEE Echos) procedures on patients independently Prepare position of patients before examination, taking into account acoustical window, lung interference, patient's size, rib interspace distance and congenitally abnormal anatomy, and answer patient questions Attend and participate in, as a member or chairperson, departmental/hospital committees or group meetings as appointed or assigned, and participate in quality monitoring and evaluation activities Initiate code procedures, administer first aid or CPR as indicated in emergencies Clean equipment, perform minor repairs, and report the need for any major repairs   Requirements: Graduate of an accredited program (of at least 12 months) in diagnostic cardiac, medical sonography or cardiac ultrasound Minimum of two years of full-time clinical experience performing Echocardiography Current AHA “Heartsaver” Certification Credentialed as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) in Adult or Pediatric Echo from American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) from Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) Must have good balance/coordination and the ability to exert force up to 50 pounds   About Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare Our culture is built on purpose and passion, and the numerous awards MLH earns each year reflect that; we’ve received Best Regional Hospital in the Memphis metro area by  U.S. News & World Report , Great Place to Work®  and  FORTUNE  magazine’s list of Best Workplaces in Health Care and Biopharma (#11), Best Workplaces for Women (#11) and Best Workplaces for Diversity (#60), Becker’s Hospital Review  list of 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare and Top Workplace by  The Commercial Appeal . Ask any member of our team, and they will tell you that working at MLH is inspiring and rewarding. They’ll speak of our Power of One culture and the personal commitment each of us makes to put patients and families first, live our values, work as one and embrace new ways to get better results. And they will mention the close relationships they develop, the collaboration they cherish and the support they receive from leaders and peers. To apply, please visit: Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare currently has several exciting openings across our organization. For a complete list of available positions, please visit our website at . EOE

Ultrasound SmartBrief

Study compares quantitative US, MRI in liver disease in pediatric patients


A study published in Radiology found a positive correlation between ultrasound shear-wave speed and MR elastography-derived stiffness in children and young adults with suspected or known liver disease. The findings also revealed that ultrasound shear-wave speed correlated well with MR elastography in predicting abnormal liver stiffness. AuntMinnie (free registration) (5/25)