What do Ultrasound Technicians do?
What do Ultrasound Technicians do? Is this a stressful job? How is the schooling like? what courses should someone take to get into this career? Is it a hard career to pursue? Are they like doctors? How's the salary like?
Asked By: Valene C - 8/29/2008
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When thinking about entering an ultrasound program, you need not be concerned so much about certificate vs. degree. What is important is that you go to an ACCREDITED program, whether it is college or hospital based. An accredited program allows you to take your registry (licensing) exams upon graduation. Once you get... More
Answered By: Lissacal - 8/29/2008
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There's too much that's relevant to paste it, so I'll just give you the links. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medical_ultrasonography http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ultrasound#Biomedical_ultrasonic_applications
Answered By: Elmyr - 8/29/2008
They work either for cardiology practices or for radiology laboratories. In my experience as a patient, they are not stressed. Of course, I am always polite; their employers may be more demanding. They are not like doctors. Doctors are their bosses. My impression is that the salary depends on how many there are and how... More
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