Ultrasonographer I

ORGANISATIONAL RELATIONSHIP 
The Ultrasonographer will report to the Manager- Para Clinical Services. 

 

Nature and Scope:

The Ultrasonographer I is responsible for performing a variety of general and specialized Ultrasound procedures on clients for the purpose of achieving accurate client diagnoses so as to ensure a high quality of health care.

 

Specific Accountabilities:

The Ultrasonographer I would be required to:

  •  Perform various Ultrasound procedures and examinations on clients and process results from these procedures. 
  • Ensure that the Ultrasound room is prepared for daily examinations. 
  • Register clients and manage client flow and work schedules. 
  • Ensure that the clients are properly prepared as well as fully aware of the processes involved in the examination. 
  • Prepare technical reports for presentation to the reporting Radiologist. 
  • Resolve queries from various departments, wards and clients. 
  • Assist in the training of Interns (College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad and Tobago (COSTAATT)). 
  • Perform related work as may be required by the approved Authority.

 

Key Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Well-developed knowledge of Ultrasound procedures, techniques, practices and principles. 
  • Working knowledge of the institutional regulatory and government framework in which the above functions are performed. 
  • Sound comprehension, analytic ability, communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Ability to persuade peers, supervisors and subordinates to follow the desired courses of action.

 

Minimum Training and Experience:

  • First Degree or Associate Degree from a recognized University OR 
  • Certificate of Completion of studies in Ultrasound, Sonographical Sciences, or specialized field 
  • Two (2) years supervisory experience in a similar or related job function.  
  • Registered with the Council for Professions Related to Medicine. 
  • Any equivalent combination of training or experience. 

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Not applicable

 

 Communicatin an Working Relationship:

Internal:

  • Manager-Para Clinical Services 
  • Radiographer II 
  • Other members of the Radiology Department

 
External: 

  • Public 
  • Other Regional Health Authorities 

 

Date posted: Oct 15, 2020 | Application Deadline: not provided | Unposting: Oct 29, 2020 |

Reference
VAC-2690
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Eastern Regional Health Authority
Hours
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Salary negotiable
Your Career Level
Early Career
Years Experience
Two (2) years'
Your Education Level
First Degree|in Relevant Field
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