Vascular Sonographer I - Penn State Health - Heart Vascular Ins Vascular Ultrasound Institute Lab

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

 

Location:  US:PA:Hershey

Work Type:  PRN

FTE: 0.19

Shift: Varied
Hours: Varied

 

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a Vascular Sonographer to join our Heart and Vascular team and support exciting growth for our organization.

 

Our Vascular sonographer performs diagnostic studies utilizing duplex ultrasound technology, continuous wave Doppler and other noninvasive vascular assessment technologies.

 

This will include vascular diagnostic studies including extracranial cerebrovascular, intracranial cerebrovascular, peripheral venous, peripheral arterial and visceral vascular as well performing the Sonographer's component of therapeutic minimally invasive procedures such as pseudoaneurysm injection.

 

A critical member of the care team, our Vascular Sonographer will attend didactic sessions and laboratory staff meetings working collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team of professionals.

 

Participate in on-call service as required.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

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 of experience in a dedicated vascular laboratory required.

 

BLS certification required within 3 months of hire.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

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.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

 

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

 

 

If chosen for this position, you may be 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.

 

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

 

Union: Non Bargained 

 

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