An ultrasound tech – also known as a sonographer – makes the most of Ultrasound machines to image a patient’s internal organs so that any diseases or inflammation can be reported. They may work in different capacities including cardiovascular, vascular, abdominal or pelvic depending on their own special interest.

Since there is a boom in this profession, many trained ultrasound techs apply for jobs in this capacity every year. The following is a basic resume example for this position if you are looking for a job as an ultrasound tech.

Related: Cover Letter for Ultrasound Tech

 

Ultrasound Tech Resume Sample

 

Tamika James

8736 Deacon Street – Sumter, SC 52892
(954) 999-9999, Email


Ultrasound Technician

Bringing great knowledge of anatomy and physiology in conjunction with ultrasonic procedures in to assist the clinic with performing high-quality sonographs.

Performance Summary
8+ years’ progressive experience in independent operation of sonographic equipment. Demonstrated ability to prepare a clear, accurate preliminary report for radiologist and physicians. Possess clear understanding of image formation and display. Well-versed in performing abdominal, pelvic, obstetrical, carotid, and vascular exams. Recognized for managing emergency situations by exercising appropriate interpersonal and critical thinking skills.

Highlights
• Profound knowledge of Acuson Ultrasound Equipment
• Knowledge of medical terminology
• Ability to navigate around the inside of the body
• Excellent people skills
• Working knowledge of complicated ultrasound procedures
• Exceptional judgment and interpersonal skills

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS
• Deciphered a particularly difficult situation brought on by pre-eclampsia performing a detailed sonograph thereby saving the patient’s life
• Wrote a mini manual on image formation problems and solutions for sonograph trainees

WORK EXPERIENCE

TH Healthcare, Sumter, SC | Feb 2013 – Present
Ultrasound Technician

• Perform ultrasound studies in a clinical environment
• Provide correct fetal measurements and history
• Explain ultrasound procedures to patients and answer questions
• Evaluate images for quality and interprete situations and diseases

Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center – Sumter, SC | Jan 2008 – Feb 2013
Ultrasound Technician/Sonographer

• Scheduled patients fore appointments and managed patient records
• Provided ultrasonic imaging of patients’ heart and assisting physician with diagnosis
• Performed stress echo tests

EDUCATION
University of South Carolina – Sumter, SC – 2007
Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Sonography

LICENSE
ARRT (Ultrasound) Licensure

CERTIFICATION
Forst Aid and CPR