Sonographers (Ultrasound Technicians) Jobs in Kenya

Sonographers (Ultrasound Technicians) 
Job Duties and Responsibilities include:
  • Verifying patient clinical history and health status, evaluating related tests and images
  • Communicating comfortably and clearly with patient to explain the procedure, answer questions and relay information about what to expect during the procedure.
  • Communicating any concerns to the referring or interpreting physician as needed prior to the planned ultrasound procedure.
  • Consulting with medical professionals and independently assessing any possible need to adapt the planned procedure to achieve optimal results.
  • Administering contrast media through an intravenous line as needed after receiving appropriate approval.
  • Upholding quality patient care standards as professionally defined before, during and after the procedure
  • Operating the ultrasound equipment and analyzing findings in real time during the examination to ensure optimal data is obtained.
  • Physically moving or assisting the movement of the patient as necessary to ensure comfort, a successful procedure and minimal patient exposure to high-frequency sound waves
  • Evaluating ultrasound exam results to identify expected and unexpected outcomes given the procedure plan as well as whether appropriate test guidelines and protocols were followed.
  • Identifying and documenting unexpected results that may indicate the need for further testing or immediate medical attention.
  • Completing ultrasound technician worksheets that explain test findings to the physician.
Requirements
  • Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences / Higher Diploma in Ultrasound.
  • 1- 2 years’ experience in sonography / ultrasound
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and analytical skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Computer literacy, with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work effectively with a team in a culturally diverse environment
  • A good understanding of community dynamics.
Interested candidates should send a copy of updated resume to hr@asteriskkenya.com immediately, quoting the job title as the email  subject. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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