Vascular Technologist

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Apr 15, 2021

Job Description

Summary

At Maine Medical Partners, we work as a team and strive for the highest standards of quality. Our people represent the best of what Maine has to offer – combining a friendly, collaborative spirit with a drive and dedication to be the best we can be. We empower our employees by promoting personal responsibility, and encouraging creative thinking and innovation. We have a dynamic, growing team, and our commitment to quality and service throughout the organization is the perfect environment to put your medical practice skills to work.

  • 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)
    • Education: Degree in sonography/vascular technology from an accredited school. Graduation from an accredited Vascular Technology program with RVT credentials required.
    • License/Certifications: Registered Vascular Technician credentials required. Current BLS certification.
    • Experience: Minimum two years' practice or hospital vascular/ultrasound experience. 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.