Sonographer


Syl-Alpha Medical Services is currently seeking applications from suitably qualified candidate to fill the vacant position below:

Job Position: Sonographer
Job Location:
 Benue

Job Description

  • The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer is expected to practice safe procedures under the supervision of the Medical Supervisor.

Specific Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Ability to effectively operate sonographic equipment.
  • Ability to evaluate sonograms in order to acquire appropriate diagnostic information.
  • Ability to integrate diagnostic sonograms, laboratory results, patient history and medical records, and adapt sonographic examination as necessary.
  • Ability to use independent judgment to acquire the optimum diagnostic sonographic information in each examination performed.
  • Ability to evaluate, synthesize, and communicate diagnostic information to the attending physician.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the patient and the health care team, recognizing the special nature of sonographic examinations and patient's needs.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the public and health care team.
  • Ability to follow established departmental procedures.
  • Ability to work efficiently and cope with emergency situations.
  • Follow infection control and safety guidelines

Educational Background

  • University Graduate with a degree in Medical Sciences and 2-3 years experience in administering ultrasound