Essay about My Career Goals And Goals

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Outlining My Profession-Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Have you ever gone into the doctor’s office or the hospital for a simple sonogram and wondered wow that’s really cool? Have you ever been so fascinated with the entire experience that you wanted to research and find out more information? Or, maybe you weren’t fascinated at all because you didn’t understand the process and what was going on. Well, I have been on both sides of the fence and the more information that I can find the more fascinated I am. I look forward to sharing it all with you as well as my future career goals. Throughout this essay I’ll share the educational requirements, the personality traits & skill sets required for this profession, a summary of my career goals and my overall career goals for the future.

You may be thinking what exactly is a medical sonographer and what do they do? Well a medical sonographer is someone who produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians. The day to day responsibilities of a medical sonographer/ ultrasound technician include but are not limited to patient preparation, results analysis, equipment operations and maintenance and record keeping. Patient preparation is simply escorting patients the treatment room, describing the process of taking an ultrasound, taking images, and calling the doctor in when the process is finished. Results analysis consists of determining whether the image is of good quality and if not taking more images that can be…

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