Review client medical history and supporting clinical information and communicate with the client in a manner appropriate to the client’s ability to understand the procedure
Conduct client clinical assessment and perform the diagnostic medical sonography examination ordered by the supervising physician in accordance with professional and facility protocols
Review examination images, synthesize examination results, and prepare the preliminary findings
Apply independent judgment during the sonography examination to ensure that appropriate anatomical, pathological, and clinical conditions are accurately captured in the examination images
Assume responsibility for the safety of the client during the sonographic examination
Maintain client privacy and confidentiality in accordance with privacy laws and facility policies, and procedures
Use proper client positioning tools, devices, equipment adjustment, and ergonomically correct scanning techniques to ensure client comfort and safety, and to prevent compromised data acquisition and musculoskeletal injury to the sonographer
Generate demand for ultrasound services by collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to drive client volumes
Prepare exam room and ultrasound equipment to conduct sonography examinations in accordance with infections disease, sterilization, and client safety protocols, policies, and procedures
As necessary, acquire additional ultrasound imaging to facilitate optimum diagnostic results for the interpreting physician
Identify and document any limitations to the sonography examination and escalate as appropriate
Assume responsibility for the preventive maintenance for ultrasound equipment to ensure it operates at optimal level at all times
Operate the Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS)
Diploma in Ultrasound, Medical Imaging Sciences or Radiography from a recognized institution.
At least two years working experience as a sonographer in a reputable hospital/medial facility.
Registration with the relevant regulatory or professional body if applicable with a current practicing license.
Knowledge of relevant legislations
How to apply
Suitable and qualified candidates should email one document combining an application letter and CV to [email protected] on or before October22, 2020. The subject of the email should read Sonographer Do not attach certificates and testimonials. Marie Stopes Kenya is an equal opportunity employer and does not ask for fees at any stage of the recruitment process. Successful candidates must abide by MSI’s Antifraud & Bribery Policy and Safeguarding Policy, including protection of children and vulnerable adults.