Job Description: The Registered Vascular Technologist job requires the sonographer / technologist to utilize high frequency sound waves to produce ultrasound images and related data used by physicians to render a medical diagnosis and perform the following duties.
Set up equipment when necessary and prepare patient for examination.
Select the proper transducer, both type and frequency for examination.
Obtain, review and retrieve pertinent patient history, physical exam and supporting clinical data to facilitate the physician in making the diagnosis.
Perform diagnostic procedures by producing, assessing and evaluating ultrasound images and related data used by physicians in rendering a diagnosis in accordance with Navix and/or site protocols. Procedures include but are not limited to cerebrovascular, transcranial Doppler, extremity arterial, extremity venous, visceral vascular.
Provided interpreting physician with an oral or written preliminary summary of technical findings at the discretion of the interpreting physician.
Complete paperwork necessary for appropriate billing in an accurate and timely manner.
Assist with proper coding of exams for correct diagnosis.
Ensure patient safety by following company procedures and protocol.
Maintain and clean equipment as directed by suggested manufacturer guidelines. Report any equipment difficulties or failures to Navix’s customer service department as soon as possible.
Frequently move equipment/machine for testing purposes.
Maintain supplies for testing sites or keep appropriate materials as personal stock if in a mobile setting.
Thoroughly complete all paperwork (i.e. technical log sheets, billing requisitions). Obtain proper exam order with corresponding diagnosis as well as obtain patient’s signature for authorization for performing the test.
Report any incidents (i.e. coding of a pertinent, needle sticks, patient falling, etc.) by following the incident report procedures as well as notify your immediate supervisor within 24 hours.
Communicate with manager on a regular basis regarding work schedules.
Attend yearly OSHA and Compliance training as per company policy.
Participate in on-going training to ensure job competency.
Comply with all corporate policies including environmental Health and Safety regulations.
Perform additional duties as assigned
Minimum of 2 years in non-invasive Vascular Technology. Some computer knowledge. Ability to work independently. Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communications skills. Must be a team player.
Registry eligible or Credentialed by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) in the primary specialty to be performed. Annual BLS. High school diploma with some college courses. Any applicable State licensure.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Internal Number: 201802 MARVT
About Navix Diagnostix, Inc
Navix is one of the largest employers of registered technologists in the United States. With more than 100 general, cardiac, and vascular labs, Navix provides a unique opportunity for advancement and growth in your career. Our team, including nationally recognized leaders in the ultrasound industry, dedicates their time to supporting specialized training and clinical apprenticeships for our employees. Navix’s commitment to sharing knowledge and developing our team is why many of our employees have stayed with us for 10 years or more – unprecedented in the industry.
We ensure that our employees are well-compensated and receive a comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, life, STD, LTD, 401K, paid-time-off, tuition and professional membership fee reimbursement and referral bonus program.
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