University of Utah Health Vascular Lab Technologist Certified in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

Overview

As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position is responsible for using specialized equipment in order to complete vascular histories and physicals of patients to aide in the diagnosis of vascular disease and to determine therapy options. The incumbent may be expected to perform the duties of this position within the mobile department.

This positions is responsible for providing direct patient care.

Responsibilities

  • Schedules appointments for patients.

  • Collects medical information and patient histories.

  • Conducts vascular histories and physical exams of patients.

  • Performs various tests using specialized equipment, ensuring apropriate use of the equipment.

  • Analyzes patient histories and interprets test results using national statistics.

  • Conducts follow-up studies.

  • Orders and maintains supplies.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Demonstrated potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined above.

  • Ability to provide care to the population served.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the principles of life span growth and development.

  • Ability to assess data regarding the patient's status.

  • Ability to provide care as described in the department's policies and procedures manual.

Qualifications

Qualifications

Licenses Required

  • Basic Life Support Health Care Provider card through American Heart Association or obtain within one month of hire.

  • One of the following

  • American Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (ARDMS).

  • Registered Vascular Technologist.

  • Registered Cardiac Sonographer.

  • Registered Vascular Technologist.

* Additional license requirements as determined by the hiring department.

Qualifications (Preferred)

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This position involves intensive work that may exert up to 100 pounds and may consistently require lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling or otherwise moving objects, such as medical equipment, or patients while providing medical care.

Physical Requirements

Carrying, Climbing, Lifting, Manual Dexterity, Pulling and/or Pushing, Sitting, Standing, Walking

Requisition Number 32066

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type PRN

Shift Variable

Work Schedule 8 hour shifts

Location Name University of Utah Hospital

Patient Care? Yes

City SALT LAKE CITY

State UT

Department UUH ANC 14A VASCULAR LAB

Category Patient Care Support / Technicians

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.