A registered vascular ultrasound technician works in a hospital or clinic to assist doctors by creating images of patients' circulatory system. They work alongside physicians and nurses to explain imaging procedures in a manner that helps put the patient at ease. The technologist then creates various scans with the ultrasound equipment of the areas on the patient as directed by the physician.
Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist Tasks
Process and code film, video and images from procedures and complete appropriate documentation.
Create two-dimensional recordings of vascular system using Doppler, Ultrasound and related equipment.
Operate ultrasound equipment to produce and record images according to physician's directive.
Prepare and position patient for ultrasound exam and explain procedure, perform non-invasive vascular tests.