Performs ultrasound examinations of the cerebral, peripheral, and abdominal vessels to assist the physician in the diagnosis of disorders affecting the circulation. May perform therapeutic procedures such as psedoaneurysm compression. Records and maintains tests data and prepares preliminary interpretations of test results and other duties as assigned. Depending on hospital department, may also perform routine abdominal, small parts, breast, OB/GYN, and other vascular and non-vascular ultrasound procedures. Assist physicians with biopsies, thoracentesis, paracentesis, and needle localization procedures.
Graduate of an accredited Medical Sonography or Radiology Technology Program.
1-2 years experience in vascular ultasound preferred
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.