Vascular Technologist II

Ultrasound
Franciscan Health

​1423 Chicago Road 
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
 

Days; Evenings; Weekends; Full-Time

40 Hrs/Wk

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WHAT WE NEED

Vascular Diagnostic Tech

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Our cardiologists rely on vascular technologists to properly maintain the equipment, administer the test and provide accurate results. The job of the Vascular Technologist is an important one to patients and doctors. Beyond the technology, this role also requires someone who can provide compassionate, pleasant care to patients and communicate well with doctors.

 

Are you able to accurately follow written orders and procedures? Do you enjoy working with patients? Are you safe, consistent and thorough in your work? We have a special place for your skills. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Prepare and maintain diagnostic equipment and supplies. 
  • Schedule patients in a timely and consistent manner.  Perform STAT and ASAPs as outlined in department guidelines.  Respond appropriately to call.   
  • Demonstrate clinical competence. 
  • Make notifications of clinical significance which could affect the interpretation of a test, including patient history and physiological findings. 
  • Compile all paperwork appropriately and in a timely manner.  Assures transfer of data to interpreting physician.
  • Utilize appropriate safety measures for all concerned within area of responsibility. 
  • Verify each patient’s identification by armband or by inquiry of patient that requires certain information known to them to confirm their identity. 
  • Obtain, review and utilize all historical information relevant to the procedure being requested.  Educate and inform patients to promote understanding and cooperation to insure optimal quality of procedures. 
  • Instruct and orient employees and students in proper performance of diagnostic procedures and functions of the department.  

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Talk to others to convey information effectively.
  • Actively looking for ways to help people.
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Monitor/Assess performance of you, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
  • Identify complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Understand the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Associates Required

1-3 Years Experience

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Certification(s):

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EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

Company
Franciscan Alliance Inc
Posted
04/06/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Chicago Heights, Illinois 60411, US