Methodist Hospital of Southern California Ultrasound Vascular Technologist in Arcadia, California

  • Job Description

  • Job Summary:

  • Under the direction of the Vascular Surgeon performs diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound /vascular procedures including but not limited to Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular. Evaluates sonographic characteristics of anatomy and pathology. Performs Doppler ultrasound to the specifications and standards established by the departments Medical Director. Rotates shifts as assigned. Applies good interpersonal and communication processes utilizing verbal and non-verbal skills. Minimum of two years in acute hospital base experience.

  • Experience/Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years in acute hospital base experience

  • Ability to read, write and speak English

  • No prior experience required for all Methodist Hospital interns

  • Education:

  • Diploma from approved and accredited Ultrasound School

  • Licensure/Certification:

  • Current RDMS and RVT (Registered Vascular Technologist cert) required

  • Must successfully complete and maintain BLS certification

  • Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

  • Bending, kneeling, and squats for 35% of shift

  • Motor Control, manual dexterity, color vision and ability to hear

  • Standing for 75% of shift

  • Work Environment:

  • Operates machinery

  • Wears protective clothing or equipment

  • Working in noisy environment

  • Working with or near chemicals, fumes, biologic hazards and radiation sources