Vascular Sonographer I - Heart & Vascular Ultrasound Lab

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: PRN
FTE: 0.001
Shift: Varied
Hours: Varied shift

Responsible to perform diagnostic studies utilizing duplex ultrasound technology, continuous wave Doppler and other noninvasive vascular assessment technologies.

Two year formal ultrasound program and RVT eligibility required at time of hire. If recent graduate (less than 6 months) certification required within 6 months of hire.
(OR) Current RVT through ARDMS with 2 years¿ experience in a dedicated vascular laboratory required.
BLS certification required within 3 months of hire

Knowledge and experience using ultrasound equipment required.
Knowledge of Microsoft office programs required.
Knowledge of medical terminology required.
Working knowledge of computer equipment and all appropriate clinic and laboratory software required.

Experience in noninvasive vascular scanning in an accredited vascular lab preferred.
On-the-job experience is preferred but a 6-month clinical externship in a dedicated vascular laboratory setting is acceptable.

Able to sit & walk frequently; stand occasionally.
Able to lift 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-50 lbs occasionally.
Able to Carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally.
Able to push 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.
Able to pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.
Able to reach constantly; climb occasionally.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.

*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.

If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained