Citrus Memorial Hospital October 26, 2015

Tampa, Fl - Citrus Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that Ultrasound Technologist Jill Catalane recently received her American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) credential in Vascular Technology.

“This examination is very challenging and is a great accomplishment as well as a huge encouragement to the rest of the sonography team.” said Citrus Memorial Hospital Director of Diagnostic Imaging, Rocco Cirocco. “This is a highly comprehensive examination that requires great preparation and diligence. This designation assists all who have attained it in being an invaluable resource not only to their department but the facility, as well.”

The Registered Vascular Technologist credential requires the applicant to pass a Sonography Principles and Instrumentation (SPI) exam and the Vascular Technology exam within five years. The Vascular Technology exam assesses knowledge, skills and abilities in the areas of anatomy and hemodynamics of cerebrovascular, venous, peripheral and abdominal blood vessels. On average, fewer than 58% of applicants pass the exam.