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Vascular Technologist - UC Health West Chester - Surgery
ALEXANDRIA OH 43001
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89768650

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Vascular Technologist - UC Health West Chester - Surgery
*Primary Purpose*: Provide diagnostic testing and participate in all operational aspects of the vascular laboratory.

*Job Duties*:
* Patient Population
o Engages in population appropriate communication.

o Has knowledge of growth and development milestones and tasks.

o Gives clear instructions to patients/family regarding treatment.

o Involves family/guardian in the assessment, initial treatment and continuing care of the patient.

o Identifies any physical limitations of the patient and deploys intervention when necessary.

o Recognizes and responds appropriately to patients/families with behavioral health problems.

o Interprets population related data and plans care appropriately.

o Identifies and responds appropriately to different needs resulting from, unique psychological needs or those associated with religious / cultural norms. Performs treatments, administers medication or operates equipment safely.

o Recognizes and responds to signs/symptoms of abuse or neglect.
* Conduct vascular tests, duplex and physiologic, according to laboratory protocols.

* Record test data accurately

* Recognize significance of normal, abnormal, critical and unusual findings.

* Produce accurate preliminary reports.

* Appropriately enter and use information in the electronic medical record

* Assist internal and external users of our service with appropriate test / indication selection

* Communicate effectively and appropriately with patients, their families and physicians

* Manage the testing schedule in an effective and timely manner

* Assist in training an supervision of tests for nonregistered vascular technologists or students

* Maintain daily log and tabulate monthly statistics

* Participate in research studies.

* Maintain a clean work area and report equipment service needs.


*Education*: High School diploma or GED required. Formal ultrasound training program required. ; BA/BS preferred.

*Years of Experience*: Minimum of 1 year post-registry or 2 years full time vascular laboratory employment.

*License and Certifications*: RVT or RVS.

*Skills and Knowledge*: Able to complete accurate vascular duplex and physiologic tests. Can translate relevant data collected to formulate preliminary impressions. Maintains patient records and records test results in a timely manner. Excellent communication skills with patients, physicians and peers. Can respond appropriately to urgent or emergent clinical situations. Assist with laboratory functions, including quality assurance, accreditation, educational and research requirements. Ability to adhere to test and interpretation protocols.



**Organization:** **WEST CHESTER MEDICAL CENTER (INC)*


**Title:** *Vascular Technologist - UC Health West Chester - Surgery*

**Location:** *UC Health Physicians Office North - 7690 Discovery Dr - West Chester, OH*

**Requisition ID:** *048314*

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