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Vascular Technologist - Pennsylvania Hospital

Job ID: 165219
Category: Technician/Technologists
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Dec 27, 2022

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Description

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Summary:

  • Performs all aspects and modes of vascular laboratory testing.

Responsibilities:

  • Clinical
  • Performs all aspects and modes of vascular laboratory testing, including arterial, venous, cerebrovascular and visceral according to established procedures and protocols
  • Performs patient assessment, obtains pertinent history, review orders to insure correct and accurate testing is performed
  • Prepares preliminary report of test results and communicates results to the referring health care provider
  • Maintain accurate and complete patient records including worksheets, photographs, videotapes, paper and computerized reports
  • Communicates effectively with physicians and other health care providers in relaying test results and in determining specific testing required
  • Assist technical director in compilation of quality assurance and improvement programs.
  • Assist in preparing and maintaining compliance with regulatory agencies and in the ICAVL accreditation process
  • Assist in the orientation of new employees
  • Assist in the proper maintenance and use of equipment
  • Assist in patient and staff education regarding vascular disease and technology
  • Administrative
  • Stock supplies, linens, etc and assist technical director in ordering supplies
  • Possess a working knowledge of EPIC to assist in scheduling and maintaining schedule.
  • Assist with obtaining prior authorizations when needed.
  • Assist in other clerical, reception, and billing duties as needed.
  • Maintains equipment and lab supplies appropriately

Credentials:

  • Certified by ARDMS (RVT) or CCI (RVS) at time of hire, or must obtain within one year of hire and must maintain certification on an annual basis.
  • Must maintain CPR certification.

Education or Equivalent Experience:

  • H.S. Diploma/GED (Required)
  • 1+ years Experience leading programs/activities within a vein clinic preferred
  • Graduate of an accredited ultrasound technology program and must possess skills in performing Vascular Lab testing or 1 year Clinical experience in performing vascular lab testing required.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Live Your Life's Work

We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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