|Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
- Instructing: Teaching others how to do something.
- Time Management: Managing one's own time and the time of others.
- Coordination: Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
- Obtain and record accurate patient history, including prior test results and information from physical examinations.
- Coordinate work with physicians and other health care team members, including providing assistance during invasive procedures.
- Observe screen during scan to ensure that image produced is satisfactory for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments to equipment as required.
- Quality Control Analysis: Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
- Writing: Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
- Equipment Selection: Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
- Assure that sterile and non-sterile supplies such as contrast materials, catheters, films, chemicals, or other required equipment, are present and in working order or requisition materials.
- Coordinate work of other technicians or technologists when procedures require more than one person.
- Explain procedures and observe patients to ensure safety and comfort during scan.