SDMS's core purpose is to enhance the art and science of medicine by advancing medical sonography. As an SDMS member you will join an exclusive network of over 28,000 sonographers and sonography students.
The SDMS provides opportunities to earn and offer continuing medical education (CME). We also have educational resources for the sonography community.
The SDMS offers resources for the sonography industry.
The SDMS supports credentialing for sonographers and provides representation on legislative and regulatory issues that affect the sonography profession.
Formed in 2009, the SDMS Foundation is a nonprofit charitable organization affiliated with the SDMS. The SDMS Foundation fosters professional learning and excellence by working to improve the field of diagnostic medical sonography.
The SDMS provides various products for the sonography community.
The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) is a professional membership organization founded in 1970 to promote, advance, and educate its members and the medical community in the science of diagnostic medical sonography. The SDMS is the largest association of sonographers and sonography students in the world.
For Immediate Release
Plano, Texas – The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) is seeking feedback on the second draft of the proposed Guidelines for Infection Prevention and Control in Sonography.
At the end of 2017, the SDMS Sonography Disinfection & Infection Control Task Force developed draft guidelines consistent with existing regulations, standards, and current best practices. In early 2018, the Task Force shared the draft with sonography and infection prevention and control-related organizations and manufacturers for input. The Task Force met to finalize the second draft in early 2019 and is sharing that draft with SDMS members, and sonography and infection control-related organizations and manufacturers for input. The final guidelines will be circulated for organizational endorsement or support.
Click here to download the proposed Guidelines for Infection Prevention and Control in Sonography.
Click here to provide feedback. Please note that all feedback is due by October 7, 2019.
All responses will be shared with the SDMS Sonography Disinfection & Infection Control Task Force for consideration.
Mary Rodriguez, BS, CAE
Chief Operating Officer/Deputy Executive Director
(800) 229-9506 or (214) 473-8057 ext. 180
About the SDMS
The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography is a professional membership organization founded in 1970 to promote, advance, and educate its members and the medical community in the science of diagnostic medical sonography. With over 26,000 members, the SDMS is the largest association of sonographers and sonography students in the world.
About Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Diagnostic medical sonographers use special imaging equipment that directs sound waves into a patient’s body to assess and diagnose various medical conditions. For more information, visit the SDMS Career Center and the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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