Owens Cross Roads,Al 35763
I am a proficient Cardiovascular Sonographer with over 30 years experience in all aspects of the profession. I started out as a Radiographer and continued my education into the field of Sonography. I have worked in hospitals, private practices, imaging centers and was a travel tech for a while where I cross trained Sonographers in the skill and knowledge of Cardiovascular Sonography.
Huntsville Hospital — -2018- 2019
I worked in the Echo Lab on weekends- Friday, Saturday, Sunday 12 hour days. My responsibilities were performing TTE’s,TEE’s, other procedures and took call every Saturday night.
Baptist Medical Center, Montgomery, Al — 2014-2017 I performed Adult, Pediatric and Neonatal TTE’s, TEE’s and was interim manager for approximately one year.
Various assignments in Texas, Kansas, Georgia and Ohio. Auburn Cardiovascular — 2003-2014
I served as Clinical Director of the Echo Lab and was responsible for obtaining and maintaining ICAEL accreditation for our practice in addition to creating and writing all Policy and Procedure manuals for our Lab. I performed TTE’s, Carotid Studies, Lower extremity Arterial studies, Renal artery studies and GXT/ Pharmocological Stress Echo studies.
East Alabama Medical Center — 2002-2010
This was a part time job that I worked on weekends and holidays while my daughter was in college to help with tuition and expenses. I worked as a Trimodality Sonographer in the Radiology Department
Community Hospital, Tallassee, Al — 1989-2001
This is my home town hospital and I worked there as a Radiology tech for one year then became the Radiology Manager. I added CT, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound and Mammography while I was there. I wrote all Policy and Procedure manuals and obtained ACR accreditation for the Mammography department. I maintained all requirements for State Radiological requirements and am extremely proud of my accomplishments there. EDUCATION
St. Margarets’s Hospital School of Radiologic Technology in Montgomery, Al Providence Hospital School of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Mobile, Al Echocardiography and Vascular Training at Owen Brown School of Cardiac and Vascular Technology.
Pediatric and Neonatal Echo training at UAB Medical School in Birmingham,Al. SKILLS
My credentials are:
ARRT,R,M- retired status
ARDMS, RVT #20136
BLS expires 01/2021
I taught Vascular Physics at Southern Union Community College for 2 summers while I was in Auburn.