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In 2020, we partnered with the American Psychological Association to provide a free mental health webinar series to our Registrants to help combat the effects of COVID-19.

11,000 individuals watched our webinars and earned CME credit. We are now offering these webinars to all healthcare professionals.

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ARDMS Now Offers Online Proctoring for the SPI Examination

You can now take the SPI examination online via online proctoring. Read the full press release and learn more how you can take the SPI examination online.

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Prerequisite Prep Tool

To earn an ARDMS credential, Applicants must choose and meet the requirements of a prerequisite. Review the Prerequisite Prep tool to help guide you through the prerequisite selection process and to select a prerequisite that best meets your education and clinical ultrasound experience.

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Important Update on COVID-19

ARDMS is currently accepting, processing and approving applications for all ARDMS examinations. Pearson VUE our test vendor is open and operating, however at limited capacity and locations. Please visit the ARDMS COVID-19 page for the latest information.

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Ultrasound SmartBrief

Study: ABUS, HBUS comparable for mammograms


Handheld ultrasounds spotted breast cancer as well as automated breast ultrasounds when paired with mammography, according to a study published in European Radiology. The study included 1,922 women between 30 and 69 years old who were evaluated at five hospitals in China. MDLinx (1/19)

Ultrasound Jobs by ARDMS

Mobile Sonographer | Dynamic Mobile Imaging


Indianapolis, Indiana, PRIMARY FUNCTION/GENERAL PURPOSE OF POSITION: The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer is responsible for the independent operation of sonographic equipment, and for performing and communicating results of diagnostic examinations using sonography. EMPLOYMENT QUALIFICATIONS:     Experience:   Sonographer with 3 years experience-1 year experience in Mobile Sonography ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Performs all requested sonographic examinations as ordered by the attending physician. Prepares preliminary reports and contacts referring physicians when required, according to established procedures. Coordinates with other staff to assure appropriate patient care is provided. Addresses problems of patient care as they arise and makes decisions to appropriately resolve the problems. Organizes daily work schedule and performs related clerical duties as required. Assumes responsibility for the safety and well-being of all patients in the sonographic area/department. Reports equipment failures to the appropriate supervisor or staff member. Provides in-service education team on requirements of sonographic procedures as requested by other members of the health care team. Performs other related duties as assigned.   Demonstration of Skills and Abilities Ability to effectively operate sonographic equipment. Ability to evaluate sonograms in order to acquire appropriate diagnostic information. Ability to integrate diagnostic sonograms, laboratory results, patient history and medical records, and adapt sonographic examination as necessary. Ability to use independent judgment to acquire the optimum diagnostic sonographic information in each examination performed. Ability to evaluate, synthesize, and communicate diagnostic information to the attending physician. Ability to communicate effectively with the patient and the health care team, recognizing the special nature of sonographic examinations and patient’s needs. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the public and health care team. Ability to follow established departmental procedures. Ability to work efficiently and cope with emergency situations. Benefits for Full Time: HEALTH INSURANCE DENTAL INSURANCE VISION INSURANCE COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE 401K (after 1 year of employment) PTO (2 weeks - accrues bi-weekly from the date of hire) Company Vehicle Company Cell Phone Active certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in the specialty(s) as appropriate to include RVT certification/ or Certification by American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT) to include RVT certification. Current compliance with Continuing Medical Education (CME) requirements for specialty(s) as appropriate.