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Sonographers Spill The Tea

Sonographers Spill The Tea

By Ultrasafe Ultrasounds
Sonographers Spill The Tea takes an entertaining and deep look into the "small" world of sonography. Nothing is off limits from employment issues to the health and wellness of the Sonographer Workforce and Industry. This podcast is a raw insight into all things ultrasound brought to you by Ultrasafe Ultrasounds.
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Mobile Sonographer vs. Traveling Sonographer: How to make the “big bucks” as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Sonographers Spill The Tea

Understanding the Sonographers Role in the Reversal of Roe v. Wade
The landmark constitutional right to access abortion procedures was granted in 1973 and reversed in June 2022.  What does that mean? How does that affect healthcare providers and ultrasound technologists? Join us for a candid convo about all the things we don't know about how this restriction in healthcare access can potentially impact patients, providers, and practices. Check out more information at Ultrasafe Ultrasounds and join our FB group Sonographers Spill the Tea to dive deeper into discussions.  Don't forget to like, comment, subscribe, and SHARE this freshly spilt #teainsonography!
July 01, 2022
Women in Healthcare: Unleashing Your Instinctual Provider Intuition Within!
Are you ready to know what it feels like to unleash your instinctual provider intuition within and capture every reliable resource do you have available too? With our new series Surviving vs. Thriving in Healthcare, it was SO good we had to give y'all access to it on the podcast to listen to the audio. Unfortunately you won't have that visual aid to participate so for the full video version of this session, please go to to enjoy this content in it's full form and more! Don't forget to like, comment, subscribe, and share!
March 08, 2022
Do Sonographers Know What They're Looking At?
In the word of diagnostic ultrasound the sonographer does not have the ability to diagnose in their scope of practice. However, does that also mean they have no idea what they're looking at or seeing? Are they just picture takers? Find out on todays episode of Sonographers Spill the Tea!
February 18, 2022
Maine is Winning at #SafetyinSonography
Learn about GREAT resources available for #Ergonomics #Biomechanics, including The Ergonomic Echo News letter and how those in the great state of Maine are working OT to ensure #safetyinsonography in here to stay! The Ergonomic Echo. Readers can access it on the News section of the MCHP website.
January 25, 2022
A Day in the life of a hospital Sonographer - Welcome to 2022!!
Ever wonder what a day in the life of a diagnostic sonographer is like who works in the hospital? On this episode's freshly spilt tea in sonography, we remove all the "pandemic" from ultrasound and simply focus on the good ol' days of scanning patients from all over the place in an acute care clinical setting. Learn what ultrasound techs can do on the daily and join us for some things only a sonographer would truly understand.
January 08, 2022
Mobile Sonographer vs. Traveling Sonographer: How to make the “big bucks” as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Ever wonder the difference between being a mobile sonographer and being a traveling sonographer? More importantly, have you heard that these two avenues of patient care are not only lucrative and offer flexibility over the everyday mundane, but that they are not the same! Right in time for the holiday season, we're spilling all the nomadic tea when it comes to exploring how to make the "big bucks" as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer... nomadic style!
November 30, 2021
Super Sonographer Tea: What happens when you go from the provider to the patient?
Join us for an inspirational story with Angela Huang, RDMS, RVT about the journey from her diagnosis of Stage 4 Diffuse Type Adenocarcinoma of the Stomach and EG Junction with secondary Peritoneal Carcinomatosis Metastases to still showing up as an AMAZING Sonographer who is impacting her patients and colleagues lives in such a meaningful and positive way!  What is it like to go from being the healthcare provider to being the patient who is actively providing care simultaneously? And how does it feel to be able to monitor your own ailment and find it using the same modality that is stated to have limitations visualizing this particular area of concern or region of interest? Yup, Ultrasound again slays the day... almost as hard as Angela does!!  Here her spill the tea right here on Sonographers Spill the Tea!
November 16, 2021
Some Firm Tea in the Industry
What's the $64,000 tea we're spilling today... Does Ultrasafe Ultrasounds work with the ARDMS or the SDMS and if not, why not? This weeks tea in sonography focuses on long time established leadership organizations within the ultrasound industry, their interactions with small nimble leadership organizations within the industry, and of course taking advantage of the opportunity to practice mindful gratitude during this November Thanksgiving season! What is Ultrasafe Ultrasounds and what is their mission in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Field? Find out by enjoying this weeks freshly spilt tea in sonography!
November 04, 2021
Applications Specialist Tea
October is Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month #MUAM, and there's all kinds of Tea to Spill! On today's episode we have guest Lisa Bachan BA RDMS RDCS RVT RT CTIC, an Applications Specialist with UltraSelect Medical with us to discuss her nearly 4 decade career in Diagnostic Ultrasound from using a B-scanner to having to pivot to applications after suffering a WRMSD from scanning. Hear her inspiring story on how she has innovated in the industry and where her passions lie in academia.
October 13, 2021
Healthcare in Motion Tea: Traveling, Scanning, and Homeschooling, Oh My!
With all the job options out there, how do you choose? With all the mandates out there, how do you choose? With all the things changing with our kids educational experience, how do you choose? Great questions and we're spilling the tea!
August 31, 2021
Ergo-Mechanics Class - Creating Superior Sonographers & Students
This episode is an interview between Joanna Hall, founder of Ultrasafe Ultrasounds, author of the whitepaper The Sonographer Specific Work-Related Musculoskeletal Soft Tissue Recovery Offensive Playbook, and creator of the brand new ergo-mechanics class, an Geselle Rufin, founder and creative mastermind before her youtube channel LOLGESELLE. Listen in as we discuss the upcoming class launching June 1st and how Geselle's work is helping to foster an create superior students in sonography. Get a feel for what we will be discussing and learning during the course and join us as we work to uplift, educate, and empower the sonography industry.
May 25, 2021
May The 4th Be With You! The top 4 STR Approaches You Need to Know
With a son named Anakin, we couldn't exactly let this week slide by without a May the 4th be with you episode. This weeks tea in sonography is a quick 20 minute offering of our top of mind STR strategies to use offensively and other STR that you want to steer clear of! It's all about Safety in Sonography! You'll also get a quick sneak peak into the brand new Ergo-Mechanics Course specifically designed for sonographers launching May 18th, 2021. Space will be limited so you'll want to save your spot ASAP as soon as it drops to join in on the LIVE recording. You won't want to miss this!!
May 04, 2021
Holistic Healing - From RDCS to "Disabled" to Thriving Chinese Medicine Physician
FREE MASTERCLASS EXCLUSIVELY FOR SONOGRAPHERS SPILL THE TEA!! Guest Rabab Al Amin, M.Ac.,L.Ac., Dipl. AC (NCCAOM), C. ZB shares her journey from working to get her foot in the door to learn Echocardiography to shortly thereafter being told she'd be disabled from her injuries sustained from performing diagnostic medical sonography. After her first experience with Acupuncture as an absolute pessimist, she was released from the gripping hold of deep body pain and was instantly hooked. She devoted her life to a new approach in healing through herbal remedies and sound healing strategies. Join us for some amazing insight on how to live a guilt free life in chronic pain and how to be released from its bound. 
April 27, 2021
A Candid Covid Convo- A Discussion of Life as a RDMS Pre and Post Pandemic
Listen in on what started off as a business meeting between two Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Entrepreneurs and veered into some real talk we just had to hit the red button and record. 
April 13, 2021
Soft Tissue Recovery vs Scar Tissue Rehabilitation
In this week's episode we focus on the importance of soft tissue recovery.  We address some of the reasons why it is important to take care of physical issues regarding working in sonography early on so that you can avoid having to work with scar tissue.   For more information visit 
March 23, 2021
Jobs in Sonography: Temporary Work vs. Permanent Work Options
In this week's episode we talk about the pros and cons of working as both a permanent and temporary sonographer. We talk about various things to consider including career fulfillment and burnout, traveling, health insurance, stability, family units, and more! For more information about staffing solutions and safety strategies in sonography visit Sonographers may join the Live Q&A Tuesday Tea, exclusively in our FB Group. 
March 09, 2021
Ultrasound vs Sonography Tea - What is the difference between an ultrasound tech and a sonographer?
On the premier episode of Sonographers Spill The Tea we talk about the important differences and similarities between sonography and ultrasound.  We begin tough conversations that start to address some of the health concerns regarding working in sonography and why the love of the job is what keeps Sonographers going!
March 02, 2021