Diagnostic Medical Sonographer - Vascular
Relocation Assistance is Available!
We are looking for a candidate to work in a dedicated vascular lab in an effort to support our vascular surgeons. The ideal candidate would work 4 days per week, ending at 9:30pm daily.
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Assists physicians with procedures such as pseudoaneurysm thrombin injections and assists as necessary maintaining sterile procedures and techniques. Performs all vascular ultrasound procedures and exams including, but not limited to carotid, venous, arterial, and transcranial doppler and provides preliminary reports. Cleans the equipment and probe after each patient and disinfects the probes after each procedure, making sure to adhere to safety, environmental and infection control policies and procedures as set forth by the hospital and the department.
EDUCATION: Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school providing a sonography program.
EXPERIENCE: Six months to one year of diagnostic medical sonography experience preferably in an acute care setting.
LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. Vascular and Cardiac Sonographers are required to obtain ARDMS or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) within eighteen (18) months of hire.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of sonography best practices and procedures.
Skill in performing ultrasound techniques and examinations, and evaluating scans.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to complete routine reports and correspondence; ability to listen and accurately interpret others' communication or instructions to take appropriate action.
Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.