Medical Technicians with a spotlight on the field of Sonography!
Mar 7, 2023 | Featured!, News
The Vermont Health Exploration Resources & Opportunities (HERO) program provides year-round extracurricular science enrichment and career exploration for high school students interested in health care and health science. During the upcoming weeks, we will be sharing various posts by HERO mentors that examine and explore different health careers. HERO mentor Clara Wyman shares this week’s blog post.
“Happy Friday HEROs. We are officially done with the week! As you know, this week we are focusing on Medical Technicians
. Today we are going to take a look at the field of Sonography
. For those of you who may not be familiar with this career, Sonographers use ultrasound technology to visualize the internal organs of a patient’s body.
Our first video gives a quick summary of Diagnostic Medical Sonography: Click Here!
I know we probably think of Ultrasound Technology being used to visualize fetuses of pregnant people, however, they are used throughout many other fields of medicine as well. This next video discusses how Ultrasound technology is used in cardiology: Click Here!
If you are interested, you can check out some information about the job outlook and education requirements: Click Here! “