Beyond Knowledge & Experience, What Are Employers Looking For?

  When considering the first in-person impression, the interview, it’s often the make-it or break-it for most candidates. The interviewer is obviously looking for knowledge, experience, education, references, etc., but the not-so-obvious aspects of the interview, the level of passion, enthusiasm, preparedness, and willingness to commit to the applied-to role, are some of the top… Continue reading Beyond Knowledge & Experience, What Are Employers Looking For?

The Regulation of Sonography: Just what is taking so long?

  Late last August it was publically announced that the HPRAC (Health Professions Regulatory Advisory Council) had recommended that Diagnostic Sonography becomes a regulated profession. This was largely due to the work done by the leadership team here at the OAMRS and their efforts in the detailed application submitted to HPRAC. But since last August, for those… Continue reading The Regulation of Sonography: Just what is taking so long?

There’s more for an MRT “Gadget Freak” outside the Hospital

I enjoyed my childhood.  We had fun, played hard, and for this reason, I was introduced to the diagnostic radiology department at the early age of 8.  During a school yard football game, I found myself unexpectedly heading to the Emergency Department.  I was fascinated how the x-ray technologist was able to take my picture… Continue reading There’s more for an MRT “Gadget Freak” outside the Hospital