2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
    Dec 03, 2021  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Vascular Sonography, AAS


It is the goal of the Southeast Tech Vascular Sonography program to prepare competent entry-level Vascular Sonographers in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.

Upon completion of an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Vascular Sonography, a student will be able to:

Technical Skills

  • Optimize sonographic images using sonographic physics principles, including multi-dimensional imaging and Doppler techniques, in order to
    obtain accurate diagnostic data.
  • Safely operate sonographic equipment and implement corrective actions as needed.

Problem Solving / Critical Thinking

  • Accurately recognize the sonographic appearance of normal and variant cerebrovascular, peripheral & abdominal arterial and venous anatomy.
  • Recognize pathology and correlate related physiology to acquire sonographic images and information for diagnostic interpretation.

Professionalism

  • Defend and maintain ethical health care standards related to HIPAA.
  • Interact within diverse situations and cultures with dignity, respect, and compassion.

Communication

  • Articulate patient data necessary to provide optimal patient assessment, diagnoses, and care.