Registered Vascular Technologist

FacilityWyckoff Heights Medical Center
DepartmentVascular Lab
CategoryPart Time
Description
Job Details

Obtain the patient clinical history and correlate with the test to be performed.

2.  Performs cerebrovascular and peripheral vascular studies

3.  Performs arterial, venous,  arterial graft and hemodialysis duplex examination

4.  Prepares preliminary findings and relays preliminary findings to proper referring

5.  Follows protocols and deviate from normal techniques when clinically necessary.

6.  Recognizes the significance of all structures visualized on the monitor and differentiate normal from abnormal and to recognize artifacts.

7.  Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic vascular laboratory examinations.

8.  Use cognitive sonographic skills to identify and record appropriate anatomical, pathological, and diagnostic images.

9.  Coordinates work schedule with Technical Director, Senor Staff and scheduling desk to assure workload coverage.

10. Responsible for the safety, mental & physical comfort of patients while in the technologist's care.

11. Maintains a daily log of patients seen / completes exam billing forms.

12. Maintains ultrasound equipment and work area & maintains adequate supplies.

13. Participates in the maintenance of laboratory accreditation via ICAVL and JCOH.

14. Establishes and maintains ethical working relationships and good rapport with all interrelating hospital, referral or commercial agencies.

15. Prepares patients for examinations and explains procedures to patients.

16. Assess the patient and correlate the clinical history with the test to be performed.

17. Consults with technical director/senor staff when necessary to determine appropriate vascular lab procedure. Consult with referring MD and/or

      patient chart regarding patient's   history to determine appropriate vascular lab procedure, when necessary.

18. Performs the following procedures: cerebrovascular, peripheral vascular and abdominal duplex, segmental blood pressure and physiology

      evaluations and other tests as determined by the Technical and Medical Directors of the vascular lab.

19. Operates complex ultrasound equipment, cameras, recorders and other patient assessment equipment pertinent to department needs. Selects

      appropriate equipment and transducer frequency/size for proper examination.

20. Recognizes the significance of all structures visualized on the monitor and is able to differentiate normal from abnormal and to recognize

      artifacts. Understands when to seek advice.

21. Follows protocols and is able to deviate from normal techniques when clinically necessary.

22. Prepares preliminary findings and participates in reading sessions with the physician and                 contributes technical knowledge to the final

      diagnostic impression or report. Relays preliminary findings and/or final reports to proper referring physicians.

23. Assists in the Evaluation of new products and equipment for the lab and in research contributes to, and assists with, the maintenance of

      teaching files.

24. Assists in the orientation of new staff members and student.

25. Attends regularly scheduled vascular lab rounds and prepares and/or presents vascular lab case studies with correlation's. Participates in

      preparation and presentation of quarterly QA meetings.

26. Keeps up-to-date in the field of ultrasound and vascular technology by reading and/or attending conferences or symposia

27. Reviews pathology, surgical, and angiography reports to follow patient's progress and to provide a means of reviewing the accuracy of the

      vascular laboratory examinations.

28. Recognizes the limitations of electronic equipment.

29. Provides technical and nursing aid for surgical, biopsy, and aspiration procedures.

30. Performs other work related duties as assigned.

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

1. High school Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 1 year job-related experience. school of Radiology Technology.

2. Current NY State Registered Vascular Technologist License (RVT).

3. Requires a minimum formal education from an accredited program and must obtain their national registry within six months of employment.

 

 Part – Time (Regular 28 hrs)                                                                   Union: 1199                                                                               

Days: Mon - Fri (Alternate weekends)                                                   Shift: 9:00am-5:00pm 

Person/Phone ContactWyckoffhospital.org or bfregjaj@wyckoffhospital.org
Position Available2018-04-03 19:34:00

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