Vascular Technologist/Sonographer- Surgical Care
Responsible for performing ultrasound testing to assist in the diagnosis of peripheral vascular disease, maintaining the highest standards of patient care and proficiency with appropriate clinical protocols.
Qualified candidates will perform carotid studies, segmental pressures, bypass graft surveillance examinations, and extremity venous studies.
This is a fulltime, day shift position without any requirement for nights, weekends and Call.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Degree in sonography/vascular technology from an accredited school.
Registered Vascular Technician credentials required.
Minimum two years practice or hospital vascular/ultrasound experience.
Current BLS certification.
Graduation from an accredited Vascular Technology program with RVT credentials required.
Minimum of 3+ years experience as Vascular Technologist with at least 1 year in a hospital setting.
Experience dealing with Q/A and accreditation programs preferred.
Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, instrumentation, patient care and medical ethics.
Skill in performing mathematical and scientific calculations.
Ability to explain technical procedures and results to patients in user-friendly manner.
Knowledge of safety, infection control, quality assurance and confidentiality regulations.
Knowledge of crash cart emergency procedures and contents and proper response to emergency situations.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with patients, physicians, supervisors and other staff.
Ability to project a pleasant and professional image even under stressful situations.
Ability to demonstrate compassion and caring in dealing with others.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Proficient computer skills.
Greater Portland/Casco Bay
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