Vascular Tech

  • MaineHealth
  • Scarborough, ME, USA
  • Jun 11, 2020

Job Description

Summary

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit family of high-quality providers and healthcare organizations committed to the health and well-being of the communities and people we serve. As the largest healthcare organization in Maine and a leading healthcare provider serving northern New Hampshire, MaineHealth is recognized as one of the nation’s top integrated healthcare delivery networks.
  • Position Summary
    • 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
  • 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
Benefits:


As part of MaineHealth, Maine’s largest employer, we offer a comprehensive benefits program, including: company paid health and dental insurance; vision insurance;  401(k); tuition assistance; Paid Time Off Program and  discounted home and auto insurance. You’ll also enjoy the employee discounts you’ll receive with our ‘Perks Card’ and neat benefits like discounts on pet insurance, cell phones and more!
  
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status