Geisinger Health System Ultrasound/Vascular Technologist (Full Time) (Day Shift) in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Performs all types of diagnostic ultrasound procedures. Assesses, treats and cares for patients of all ages.
Operates all ultrasound equipment and performs all types of ultrasound procedures.
Follows established policies and procedures for scanning.
Orders all supplies needed for ultrasound procedures.
Keeps adequate linen supply available.
Documents equipment malfunctions and calls service engineer when needed.
Schedules patients for ultrasound procedures.
Organizes daily schedule and gives appropriate instructions.
Assists in performing quality control on equipment and quality assurance studies.
Maintains standards and records for all quality control checks on equipment.
Maintains quality assurance by using comparison studies between ultrasound and other modalities such as angiography or comparison with surgical results.
Maintains all required records including quality control and quality assurance results and service records.
Performs scans daily.
Imaging exams and procedure tray set up require access and handling of non-controlled medications.
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.
Graduate from Specialty Training Program- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Certified Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer - American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.