Performs noninvasive vascular testing, preliminary interpretation and reporting of test results, independent triage patient history and exam requests, assessment of results to determine level of disease and need for additional testing or urgency of further care or reporting to provider. Collaborates with providers to enable the appropriate patient care, depending on the results of exams; Communicates test results with referring providers to ensure timely and appropriate patient care.
Performs noninvasive vascular laboratory tests.
Follows standardized exams protocols of the vascular laboratory.
Works as a team member to ensure the timely completion of requested patient exams.
Independently reviews symptoms and medical history to determine the correct exam for the patient.
Independently provides preliminary interpretation of the test results, including level of disease, incidental findings, results outliers, contradictory and unexpected test results, and need for additional testing, urgency of care and reporting to provider.
Prepares preliminary reports to accurately describe testing and diagnostic results.
Triages orders and requests for vascular lab procedures to assure correct scheduling of patient exams.
Performs noninvasive testing on call and provides interpretation and preliminary test reports and communication of results to providers.
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.
High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required), Associate's Degree- (Preferred)
Minimum of 1 year-Related work experience (Preferred)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Registered Vascular Technologist - American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography; Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body
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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.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencingprograms, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13... hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.