Sonographer Resume Samples

A Sonographer will use the ultrasound high-frequency sound wave and produce images of internal body tissues. Such results are then used by the doctors for treating various conditions such as pregnancy, cancer or heart problems. A well-written Sonographer Resume describes the following duties and tasks – explaining clients the procedure and process of the diagnosis; preparing the exam room and the ultrasound equipment; assisting radiologists with procedures; maintaining and cleaning the equipment, and maintaining the strictest level of confidentiality.

Those who want to take this career must denote on the resume the following skills and abilities – the ability to understand clearly the written and verbal instruction as given, active listening skills, monitoring skills, and critical thinking skills. Most of the resumes denote a bachelor’s degree in diagnostic medical sonography from an accredited program.

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Resume

Summary : To seek a challenging assignment and responsibility with an opportunity for growth and career advancement as successful achievements. To become a creative and innovative world-class Medical laboratory technician with great skills and competence to achieve a higher level of performance in a progressive environment in which these skills are relevant.

Skills : Organized and Efficient, Communication

Description :

    1. Performed exams to AIUM guidelines to include Abdomen, Pelvis, First Trimester Pregnancies, Second and Third Trimester level I & II exams, BPP, Cord Doppler, Neonatal Heads, Pediatric Imaging, Small Parts, general vascular, and other various exams as required.
    2. Performed full detailed anatomical surveys in the Second & Third Trimester to include, fetal kidneys, bladder, stomach, spine, four-chamber heart, lateral ventricles, cerebellum, cisterna magna, cord insertion, three-vessel cord, cord Doppler, placenta location and grade, cervical length, estimated fetal weight, and amniotic fluid index.
    3. Accommodated requests for portable ultrasound exams in Intensive Care Units and Labor and Delivery.
    4. Utilized various sonographic approaches including transabdominal, transvaginal and translational approach.
    5. Maintained steady work pace with up to 30 exams per day, 60% being Gynecological/Obstetrics studies and 40% being general/invasive procedures.
    6. Worked closely with Radiologist to assist in special procedures such as drain placements, biopsies, paracentesis, thoracentesis, and fine - needle aspirations.
    7. Assisted in daily lab operations to include answering phones, scheduling, and entering/verifying patient orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates


Staff Sonographer Resume

Objective : Experienced Staff Sonographer with a background in health insurance and health care. Capable of effective verbal and written communication across all audiences. Thrives in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to multi-task and prioritize work to maintain maximum productivity. Well organized with the proficiency to manage multiple projects and changing priorities. Creative approach to the development and evaluation of projects throughout their life-cycle.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Teamwork, Excellent Patient Care, Positive Attitude

Description :

    1. Perform specialized tasks associated with the operation of ultrasound scanners and related equipment in accordance with prescribed biological safety practices.
    2. Follow institutional practices of Infection Control.
    3. Demonstrate competent instrumentational skills.
    4. Evaluate scans for technical quality, appropriate labeling and transmit to PACS.
    5. Demonstrate ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet established deadlines with a sense of urgency.
    6. Demonstrate cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record and adapt procedures in order to display appropriate anatomical, pathological and diagnostic information.
    7. Demonstrate independent judgment skills to analyze sonograms, synthesize sonographic information and medical history, and communicate accurate assessments.
    8. Demonstrate the ability to teach responsibly to student sonographers and staff sonographers as required.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Associate Sonographer Resume

Headline : To secure a long term Diagnostic Medical Sonographer position that will provide the opportunity for a mutually beneficial relationship between oneself and the organization in an environment that is focused on clinical excellence and stellar customer service. Looking for an opportunity to build up the professional experience. Really motivated, responsible and dedicated person.

Skills : Healthcare, Customer Service, Communication, Team Leader.

Description :

    1. Prepared patients for exams by explaining the procedure, transferring them to the ultrasound table, applying the gel and positioning them properly.
    2. Selected appropriate equipment settings and adjusted patient positions to obtain the best sites/views/angles.
    3. Determine whether the scope of the exam should be extended, based on findings.
    4. Perform legal and ethical duties, including preparing safety and incident reports and obtaining written consent from the patient to perform invasive procedures.
    5. Observe monitor during the scan to ensure that the image produced is satisfactory for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments to equipment as required.
    6. Decide which images to include, looking for differences between healthy and pathological areas.
    7. Observe and care for patients throughout examinations to ensure their safety and comfort.
    8. Clean, check and maintain sonographic equipment and submitting maintenance requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates

Lead Sonographer Resume

Summary : Professional Lead Sonographer with excellent communication and interpersonal skills combined with a reliable work ethic. Team-player and problem solver who knows how to stay focused under different circumstances and prioritize patient and medical staff needs. To obtain a position as a registered diagnostic medical sonographer that will allow to utilize and expand the knowledge that has acquired through education and clinical experiences in sonography.

Skills : Data Entry, 40WPM, 10key, Outlook, Word, Powerpoint, Quick Books,

Description :

    1. Utilize experience and knowledge of clinical symptoms, medical history, and lab values to identify sonographic findings in a timely manner.
    2. Communicate consistently and effectively between multiple diagnostic modalities and floor nursing to ensure profitable productivity.
    3. Perform high-quality studies for adequate diagnostic, continued and follow up patient care needs.
    4. Maintain the needs of the community by providing after-hours sonographic services to those with acute symptoms.
    5. Execute all actions throughout the workday in accordance with the department's policies and procedures and adhere to the rules of all governing and regulatory agencies, bodies and authorities.
    6. Appropriately apply time management skills to ensure balanced workflow.
    7. Recognize any potential dangers for quick reconciliation involving sterile practices, accuracy in documentation and correct specimen handling.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Certified Sonographer Resume

Summary : Reliable sonographer with degrees in Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Biology and background in ultrasound. Ten plus years of experience in ultrasound performing abdomen (complete and limited), female pelvis, small parts, limited OB, MSK, pediatrics (hips, spines, neonatal heads, pylorus, intussusception, appendix), renal/bladder, aorta, procedures (paracentesis, thoracentesis, biopsies).

Skills : Microsoft Office, Dependable, Adaptable, Strong Interpersonal, Written And Verbal Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Prepare patient for exam by explaining the procedure, transferring the patient to the ultrasound table, applying gel and positioning patient properly.
    2. Observe and care for patients throughout examinations to ensure their safety and comfort.
    3. Obtain and record accurate patient history, including prior test results or information from physical examinations.
    4. Coordinate work with physicians or other healthcare team members, including providing assistance during invasive procedures.
    5. Perform clerical duties, such as scheduling exams or special procedures and keeping records.
    6. Clean, check, and maintain sonographic equipment, submitting maintenance requests or performing minor repairs as necessary.
    7. Maintain stock and supplies, preparing supplies for special examinations and ordering supplies when necessary.
    8. Supervise or train students or other medical sonographers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Sonographer - Intern Resume

Objective : Highly skilled career Sonographer with more than 2 years of sonography experience. Proficient in performing abdomen, OB/GYN, small parts and vascular ultrasounds Computer skilled, manage heavy daily patient volume. Skilled in the GE, ATL, Phillips, and Acuson Ultrasound Machines. Skilled in assisting doctors with amniocentesis, thoracentesis, renal, breast, and liver biopsies.

Skills : Abdominal Ultrasound, Vascular Ultrasound, Excellent Customer Service and Patient Care, Very Reliable and Competent

Description :

    1. Performed a variety of exams on out-patients, hospital in-patients, and ER patients such as ultrasounds of the abdomen, pelvis, thyroid, testicles, and early pregnancies.
    2. Took call for ER patients on nights, weekends and most holidays.
    3. Responsible for running the out-patient clinic on Saturdays.
    4. Worked closely with fellow Sonographers and presented cases to Radiologists.
    5. Maintaining and cleaning all equipment, ordering patient exams.
    6. Took on the responsibility of running the out-patient clinic on the weekend.
    7. Gained professional experience by working alongside experienced Sonographers and Radiologists.
    8. Oversaw the students and assisted them in completing their OB/GYN competencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associates

Sonographer In Charge Resume

Headline : Sonographer In Charge supervises and trains students and other medical sonographers. Maintain stock and supplies, preparing supplies for special examinations and ordering supplies when necessary. Perform a variety of diagnostic beside ultrasounds procedures such as Abdomen, OB/GYN, Fetalecho, Vascular studies, Thyroid, Testicular, Breast, Renal ultrasound.

Skills : Healthcare, Customer Service, Communication, Team Leader

Description :

    1. Perform diagnostic imaging of vascular, obstetrics, reproductive systems, thyroid, and abdomen.
    2. Acquired hands-on pediatric imaging experience of neonatal brain, pylorus, and spine.
    3. Praised for excellent rapport with the medical team, radiologists and patients.
    4. Sound communication of imaging during and after procedures to aid in timely diagnosis.
    5. Astute team member, able to maintain compliance with hospital and legal regulations at all times.
    6. Maintain and update complete patient imaging records utilizing RIS, Merge PACS, and GE PACS.
    7. Competent in prioritizing patient care between multiple departments that require urgent exams.
    8. Charged with providing ultrasound images and discuss all findings with on-site and off-site physicians.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates

Sonographer Specialist Resume

Headline : Skilled Sonographer Specialist seeking a position to utilize practical and clinical knowledge of examinations of the abdomen, reproductive system, fetal development, vascular anatomy and hemodynamics, musculoskeletal system and breasts. Strong initiative and adeptness in prioritizing clinical tasks and office duties. Conscientious, detail-oriented, analytical thinker with excellent abilities to perform efficiently while maintaining high levels of patient care, communication, and satisfaction.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Dependable, Adaptable, Strong Interpersonal, Written And Verbal Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Perform a variety of complex specialized tasks utilizing ultrasound high-frequency sound waves to detect abnormalities including masses, abscesses, and stones.
    2. Assist physicians with biopsy procedures, guiding biopsy instrument using sonographic techniques.
    3. Performed ultrasound procedures, color Doppler vascular examination, abdominal studies, and color flow ultrasound, 0B/GYN procedures as required.
    4. Utilize accessory equipment such as transducers, multiformat cameras, printers, and PACS workstations.
    5. Prepare patient for procedures and explain procedures to patients.
    6. Report changes in patient condition to medical staff.
    7. Provide an oral/written summary of preliminary findings to the radiologist.
    8. Actively participates in a variety of performance and quality improvement initiatives.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's Of Science

Sonographer Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Sonographer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure to multiple projects. A dedicated member of multispecialty healthcare teams known for excellent clinical Skills; ability to remain calm under pressure; and strengths in making swift, correct decisions in emergency situations.

Skills : Bilingual, Reliable, Ultrasound tech, Scan Vascular, Scan OBGYN, Scan Abdomen, Scan Small parts, Multimedia, Typing, Front desk, Communications, Documentation, Filing, Fax, Word.

Description :

    1. Performed ultrasound studies in a clinical environment.
    2. Explained ultrasound procedures to patients and answered questions.
    3. Evaluated images for quality and interpreted situations and diseases.
    4. Scheduled patients for appointments and manage patient records.
    5. Gained the ability to provide high-quality health care to patients in war-torn countries.
    6. Helped with patient care and examinations in Mash units Gained a diverse understanding of all modalities in radiology by assisting in their exams.
    7. A broad knowledge base of vascular exams, neonatal exams obstetric/Gynecological, breast and general diagnostic exams.
    8. Assist with the daily operations of the sonographic laboratory Maintain a daily log of patients seen/completes exam billing forms.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Resume

Summary : Respected, dedicated, bi-lingual (English and Spanish), self-motivated Diagnostic Medical Sonographer with a passion for helping others and providing excellent patient care, team participation, leadership, a willingness to learn, and an exceptional ability in developing an ongoing business relationship with patients as well as fellow employees. Proficient in handling imaging technology and ART (Embryo) Lab work.

Skills : Ultrasound, RDA, Healthcare, Customer Service, Communication, Team Leader.

Description :

    1. Perform all obstetrical and gynecological ultrasound exams under physician's orders and report findings.
    2. Possess knowledge and skill to identify normal anatomy and pathology.
    3. Conduct routine 1st, 2nd, and 3rd-trimester obstetrical ultrasounds, both transabdominal and transvaginally.
    4. Perform fetal well being studied including biophysical profiles for high-risk pregnancies.
    5. Perform routine gynecological exams, via pelvic and transvaginal ultrasound.
    6. Responsible for quality control and ultrasound maintenance.
    7. Adhere to all guidelines of HIPAA to ensure and maintain the highest standards of patient confidentiality.
    8. Participates in departmental orientation, on the job training and quality assurance programs/initiatives
    9. Participates in a variety of department and hospital educational programs to maintain current skill and competency levels; identifies and discusses performance or training needs with Supervisor.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates

Staff Sonographer Resume

Summary : Seeking an Ultrasound position to utilize a great knowledge of anatomy and physiology in conjunction with ultrasonic procedures in order to assist the facility with performing high-quality ultrasound examinations. Four years of experience in the independent operation of sonographic equipment ARDMS (Ultrasound) Licensure in Abdomen, Ob-Gyn, and Vascular. Demonstrated ability to prepare a clear, accurate preliminary report for radiologist or physician.

Skills : Vascular, Breast, Small Parts, And Abdomen Ultrasound.

Description :

    1. Perform breast, axilla, and limited vascular ultrasounds. Perform in-office biopsy procedures with the physician.
    2. Assist with intraoperative use of ultrasound for localization purposes. Set up sterile trays for biopsy procedures.
    3. Relay ultrasound findings to physician and document in an electronic charting system.
    4. Prepare charts and obtain medical records for upcoming patient appointments. Maintain autoclave and sterilize instruments.
    5. Maintain constructive, collaborative communication with patients, patients’ families, physicians, co-workers, and other members of the health care team to contribute to the continuity of care.
    6. Review each examination for technical accuracy and present completed examinations to appropriate radiologist.
    7. Accurately use of the HIS and PACS computer systems to document patient information.
    8. Monitor supply inventory and notify appropriate staff for orders when stock is low. Keep exam and dressing rooms stocked and neat.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science