Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Miranda Schlise

Job Responsibilities

Need to know how to use the medical equipment and make sure the patient is properly placed to get a clear image.

Need to be able to talk to patients because you will be the first person to tell them about their medical condition.

Different kinds of sonographers:

Job Qualifications

2 year associates degree in sonography

Most have an undergraduate degree in math or science

Curriculum includes anatomy, physiology, instrumention, etc.

More About Sonographers

Work environment includes hospitals and sometimes clinics

Average salary in 2013 was $66,410

There's expected to be 27,000 job openings by 2022