Ultrasound Technician Nursing Jobs in El Paso Texas Available at Area Hospitals

Have you have considered working as an ultrasound technician? Ultrasonography is an extension of diagnostic imaging which is used to diagnose medical condition. Although ultrasounds are often associated with obstetrics, ultrasounds can also be used to diagnose other medical conditions.

Ultrasound tech nursing jobs in El Paso Texas are abundant and many hospitals are looking to fill these positions.

Job duties may include:

  • Explaining the procedure to the patient
  • Recording any relevant medical history
  • Operating the equipment
  • Directing the patient in how to move to obtain the best images
  • Selecting the best images for the physician to review
  • Keeping patient records

Ultrasound technician job skills should include:

  • Ability to understand and operate complex diagnostic equipment
  • Physical stamina to assist, lift, or turn patients
  • Visual acuity to understand and select appropriate images for physician diagnosis
  • Attention to detail to accurately record patient information
  • Excellent communication skills and patient interaction skills

What type of training and education do ultrasound technicians need? Many ultrasound tech nursing jobs in El Paso Texas receive training in a hospital, college or university, or even in the armed forces. In addition, Texas along with many other states do not require licensure of diagnostic medical sonographers (ultrasonographers) although some organizations such as the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) will certify the competency of ultrasound technicians after successfully passing a general and specialty exam.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, ultrasound technician jobs are expected to grow much faster than average over the next ten years. Hospitals, especially in urban areas such as El Paso Texas, will require more ultrasound tech nursing jobs as well as physician offices and diagnostic centers.

Whether you are interested in full time permanent placement nursing jobs in El Paso Texas or traveling nursing jobs to El Paso Texas, contact Advantage Medical Staffing for the best location and placement today!


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One Response to “Ultrasound Technician Nursing Jobs in El Paso Texas Available at Area Hospitals”

  1. e papierosy sklep Says:

    Interesting post i totally agree with the other comments. Keep writing

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