Interprets and transcribes technical medical data from physicians and other health care professionals, regarding patient assessment, workup, therapeutic procedures, clinical course diagnosis, prognosis, etc.
High School graduate or GED equivalent with courses in typing. Prefer additional courses in anatomy, or equivalent, physiology, medical terminology and word processing and prior medical transcription experience. Must complete a medical transcription-typing test with 80% accuracy. Requires ability to type 60 words per minute. Certified Medical Transcriptionist (CMT) preferred but not required.
The Ultrasound Technologist uses high frequency sound waves to perform scans of particular organs or vessels to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. The technologist prepares the room and equipment, utilizes accepted settings to capture the images, and evaluates the images for diagnostic qualities. The Ultrasound Technologist needs to assist with invasive procedures utilizing the guidance of ultrasound.
Associates Degree in a medical field required. Prefer previous medical background and experience in ultrasound. Registered ultrasound technologist preferred.