|Title||Ultrasound Tech – Vascular|
|BiWeekly Work Hours||Varies|
|Employment Status||Flex Staff|
|Address||1000 Wheeling Avenue|
JOB SUMMARY: Performs diagnostic ultrasound procedures within the Special Testing Department utilizing specific equipment for that purpose.
A. Responsible to: Department Manager.
B. Workers supervised: None.
C. Interrelationships: Medical Staff, Nursing personnel, co-workers, and patients.
A. Education: Must be in good standing with ECE. Must have a current West Virginia Radiological Technologist License. Must be ARDMS registered. Must be CPR certified or pass the next available course given by the hospital.
B. Training and experience: Graduate of an ultrasound training program or one year on-the-job training. Orientation provided.
C. Job Knowledge: The knowledge of growth and development, understanding of the patient’s needs and scope of treatment. An understanding of the dynamics for each patient incorporating biophysical, bio-psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational, spiritual, cultural, ethical and discharge planning needs. The knowledge of total care of patients, whose disease is not responsive to curative treatment, focusing on the control of pain and other symptoms.