Sonographer Job, Current Medical Jobs In Kenya,

Job Title: Sonographer

Location: Nairobi

Reporting to: Centre Manager

Responsibilities

  • 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)

Qualifications

  • 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.
  • Computer literate.
  • Knowledge of relevant legislations
  • Communication skills
  • Observation skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Team player

How to apply

Suitable and qualified candidates should email one document combining an application letter and CV to [email protected] on or before October 22, 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.

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