Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Also called: Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS), Sonographer, Ultrasonographer
In the Air Force: Cardiopulmonary Laboratory; Cardiopulmonary Laboratory Craftsman; Cardiopulmonary Laboratory Journeyman; Diagnostic Imaging; Diagnostic Imaging Apprentice, Nuclear Medicine; Diagnostic Imaging Craftsman; Diagnostic Imaging Craftsman, Nuclear Medicine; Diagnostic Imaging Helper, Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Diagnostic Imaging Helper, Ultrasound; Diagnostic Imaging Journeyman, Magnetic Resonance Imaging
In the Coast Guard: Cardiopulmonary Laboratory; Diagnostic Imaging
In the Marine Corps: Cardiopulmonary Laboratory Apprentice; Cardiopulmonary Laboratory Helper; Cardiopulmonary Laboratory Superintendent; Diagnostic Imaging Apprentice, Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Diagnostic Imaging Apprentice, Ultrasound; Diagnostic Imaging Craftsman, Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Diagnostic Imaging Craftsman, Ultrasound; Diagnostic Imaging Helper, Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Diagnostic Imaging Helper, Ultrasound; Diagnostic Imaging Journeyman, Magnetic Resonance Imaging
In the Navy: Advanced X-Ray Technician; Ultrasound Technologist
- Observe screen during scan to ensure that image produced is satisfactory for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments to equipment as required.
- Observe and care for patients throughout examinations to ensure their safety and comfort.
- Provide sonogram and oral or written summary of technical findings to physician for use in medical diagnosis.
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