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Vascular Ultrasound Technologist Atrium Health's Sanger Heart and Vascular FT

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Shelby, NC, United States
Job ID: 10249
Job Family: Radiology Services
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 26511047432045-Vascular Service
Location: SHVI - Cardiology - Adult - 111 W Grover St

Overview

Job Summary

Provides high quality diagnostic non-invasive vascular testing for diagnosis and treatment of vascular disease. Performs exams in accordance with departmental protocols ensuring highest quality of care to patients in the vascular laboratory.

 

Essential Functions

  • Verifies physician’s orders and reviews patient record prior to exam.
  • Performs basic vascular ultrasound testing according to accredited vascular laboratory protocols, ensures patient comfort throughout exam.
  • Recognizes and documents abnormal pathologies according to imaging protocol’s as necessary to support diagnosis.
  • Provides physician detailed preliminary report.
  • Enters measurement data and final report into cardiovascular reporting system  
  • Ensures equipment is cleaned and functioning in accordance with manufactures guidelines.
  • Enters charges into electronic medical record.

 

Physical Requirements

This position requires light to moderate physical effort with lifting and moving patients, equipment and supplies. Requires sitting, standing reaching, bending, pushing and pulling. Intact sense of sight and hearing required.

 

Education, Experience and Certifications

Graduate of CAAHEP vascular sonography program/or comparable experience with RVT or RVS credentials required.  New graduates must obtain RVT or RVS credential within one year of hire. BLS certification required.

Competencies in: ABI, Arterial Doppler (no intervention) Carotid (no intervention)  Aortic (no intervention) , Saphenous vein mapping, Exercise ABI, DVT Upper/ Lower extremity required.

 

 

Patient Population Served

Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development and demonstrates the skills and competency appropriate to the ages, culture, developmental stages, and special needs of the patient population served.

 

Protected Health Information

  • Will limit access to protected health information (PHI) to the information reasonably necessary to do the job.
  • Will share information only on a need to know basis for work purposes.
  • Access to verbal, written and electronic PHI for this job has been determined based on job level and job responsibility within the organization.  Computerized access to PHI for this job has been determined as described above and is controlled via user ID and password.

 

Machines, Tools, and Equipment

All related medical equipment, office equipment and supplies.