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AB ​Year-Round Apply Now At Home or At a Testing Center
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AE  Year-Round Apply Now At Home or ​​At a Testing Center
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PE January 9, 2024 – March 19, 2024*

July 9, 2024 – September 17, 2024

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MSKS January 24, 2024 – April 4, 2024

July 23, 2024 – October 1, 2024

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FE December 12, 2023 – February 20, 2024

June 4, 2024 – August 13, 2024

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PS December 19, 2023 – February 27, 2024

June 18, 2024 – August 27, 2024

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MW ​April 9, 2024 – June 18, 2024 Learn More At Home or At a Testing Center
Ultrasound Jobs by ARDMS

Ultrasonographer | Stormont Vail Health Topeka


Topeka, Kansas, A Brief Overview Produces two-dimensional and three-dimensional ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians in diagnosis of disease and study of malfunction of organs by performing the following duties. Experience Qualifications Customer service experience. Preferred Experience utilizing imaging equipment. Preferred Experience in a hospital or clinical setting. Preferred What you will do Selects appropriate equipment/transducer for use in ultrasound setup according to specifications of examination/protocol. Selects transducer and adjusts equipment controls according to organ to be examined, depth of field, and other specifications of test. Moves transducer, by hand, over specified area of body and observes sound wave display screen to monitor quality of ultrasonic pattern produced. Demonstrates knowledge of and performs department exam protocols. Explains process to patient, and instructs and assists patient in assuming physical position for examination. Accurately enters required data into Lumedx (PACS) system. Completes and participates in Quality Improvement evaluation as needed/assigned. Starts equipment, which produces images of internal organs and records diagnostic data on magnetic tape, computer disk, strip printout, or film. Photographs images of organs shown on display module, or removes strip printout from equipment, to obtain permanent record of internal examination. Disinfects equipment and area. Participates in training of Washburn University students as directed. Demonstrates knowledge of and performs proper high-level disinfection processes for probe care. (If applicable) Cardiac Sonographers Perform IV puncture, utilizing proper injection techniques while injecting endocardial border enhancing agents. Rotating call is a requirement of the position. (Manhattan/Emporia exempt from call) Selects and adds correct associated examination charges as needed. Travel Requirements 20% Travel to satellite locations as necessary. Required for All Jobs Performs other duties as assigned Complies with all policies, standards, mandatory training and requirements of Stormont Vail Health Patient Facing Options Position is Patient Facing Education Qualifications Completed Diagnostic Medical Sonography Training Program at an accredited organization Required Licenses and Certifications Registry completion in at least one specialty with either ARDMS or CCI is required. Basic Life Support - BLS Required within 90 days of hire.    

Ultrasound SmartBrief

Unmet social needs tied to lower mammography screening


A study in JAMA Network Open found that women with a greater number of unmet social needs had a 26% lower chance of having a screening mammography exam compared with those with fewer unmet social needs. Women who had an increasing number of unmet social needs also had a 38% greater chance of being diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer. Diagnostic Imaging (2/14)