PeaceHealth is seeking a Vascular Technologist for a Per Diem/Relief, Variable position. Hourly compensation starts at $39.62, more depending on experience.
Responsible for performing diagnostic non-invasive vascular examinations using a variety of ultrasound equipment. Uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify and record appropriate anatomical, pathological, and diagnostic images. Creates a preliminary report for an accredited reading physician and gives preliminary findings to referring providers when indicated.
- Performs diagnostic Non-invasive vascular studies on the patient is a safe and professional manner.
- Provides preliminary analysis and report to the physician.
- Maintains daily log of patients seen and completes appropriate paperwork/exam billing forms and logs charges.
- Maintains ultrasound equipment, work areas and makes sure there are adequate supplies.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Graduation from an accredited Vascular Technology or Sonography program with an AS or BS degree required.
- Two years clinical experience in a Vascular Lab in similar position preferred.
- RVT through ARDMS and/or RVS through CCI
- Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
- Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
- Ability to analyze complex information
- Independent and critical thinking skills
- Proficient computer skills including MS Office applications
- Self-motivated and able to work without direct supervision
RIVERBEND PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:
- Work requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.
- Ability to lift/push/pull objects weighing 50 lbs. or less
- Work requires frequent exposure to skin or lung irritants; extreme cold or heat; sharp instruments such as knives, scalpels, etc.; or dangerous equipment; reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
- Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).
This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.
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