Ultrasound Technologist

Altru Health System Clinic Grand Forks , ND 58202

Posted 2 months ago

The Vascular Technologist assures that a written physician order is received prior to an exam procedure and collects pertinent information. This position reviews exams on Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS), checking for quality and completeness, and completes paperwork and distributes exams for interpretation. The Vascular Technologist efficiently performs all tasks within their designated room and demonstrates regard for patients# safety and comfort. # # Essential Job Functions Title and Description # # # U - Physician Order Assures that a written physician order is received prior to an exam procedure and collects pertinent information prior to the ultrasound procedure. # U - Reviews Exams Reviews exams on Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS), checking for quality and completeness. Completes proper paperwork and distributes exams for interpretation. # U - Tasks Efficiently performs all tasks within their designated room, including cleaning and stocking their room, cleaning the machine and filter, and deleting exams off the machine daily. # U - Patient Safety Demonstrates regard for patients# safety and comfort during transportation, immobilization and positioning of patient. # Other Duties Performs other duties as assigned or needed to meet the needs of the department/organization. # Safety # Compliance Demonstrates understanding and follows infection control policies and procedures according to standard operating procedure. Maintains requirements for age specific competencies for the position and demonstrates the knowledge or principles of growth and developments and the skills necessary to provide patient/customer care/services. Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of and compliance with: All pertinent safety, health and environmental policies, procedures and guidelines. Working safely, without causing harm or risk to self, others or property. The work environment safety procedures and prompt reporting of unsafe practices, procedures, accidents, injuries or other safety violations to the Leader. The use of all safety equipment and personal protective equipment. # # Behavior Standards


Integrity:


We will always do the right thing even when no one is watching. Acknowledge: We will create a welcoming, healing environment.

Meaningful: We will provide an exceptional patient experience. Accountable: We will accept responsibility for our actions and behaviors. Listen: We will listen and seek to understand.

Team: We will work together to deliver world-class care. Respect: We will treat each other with respect. Understand: We will seek to understand and respond genuinely. # # License, Certification # Registration Title Credentialing Body Timeframe When Needed Verified By # Sonographer North Dakota Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Board of Examiners Prior to Start Date HR Primary Sources Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) Within 6 Months of Start Date HR Primary Sources Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Assoc. or American Red Cross CPR for Prof.

Rescue Within 2 Months of Start Date Learning Management System Notes # # Education # Experience # Degree/Diploma Program of Study Required/Preferred # # Associate#s Vascular Technology Preferred # Experience # Experience Required/Preferred # Or A minimum of 1 year of related experience Preferred # Knowledge # Skills Title Required/Preferred # Demonstrates knowledge of equipment and supplies utilized, keeps up to date with changes. Required Demonstrates excellent customer service skills. Required Demonstrates knowledge of medical terminology. Required # Physical Demands Activity Frequency # Sit Frequently (34-66%) Stand Occasionally (5-33%) Walk Frequently (34-66%) Stoop/Bend Frequently (34-66%) Reach Frequently (34-66%) Climb Not Applicable Crawl Rarely (#5%) Squat/Crouch/Kneel Occasionally (5-33%) Twist Occasionally (5-33%) Handle/Finger/Feel Frequently (34-66%) See Frequently (34-66%) Hear Frequently (34-66%) # Weight Demands Activity Amount # Lift - Floor to Waist Level Medium (20-40 pounds) Carry Medium (20-40 pounds) Push/Pull Medium (20-40 pounds) Slide/Transfer Medium (20-40 pounds) # Working Conditions Condition Frequency # Indoor Continuously (#67%) Outdoor Not Applicable Extreme Temperature Not Applicable # Functional Assessment Type # D



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