NewOrleansRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for New Orleans jobs

Vascular Sonographer

Company: Ochsner Health System
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Job Description:

We've made a lot of progress since opening the doors in 1942, but one thing has never changed - our commitment to serve, heal, lead, educate, and innovate. We believe that every award earned, every record broken and every patient helped is because of the dedicated employees who fill our hallways. At Ochsner, whether you work with patients every day or support those who do, you are making a difference and that matters. Come make a difference at Ochsner Health and discover your future today! Thus job provides individualized, direct care of assigned patients by performing peripheral vascular studies to include Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI)'s, upper/lower extremity venous/arterial duplex, segmental pressures, carotid, abdominal aorta, MI and renal ultrasounds. Provides the highest quality personalized patient care and maintains a positive work relationship with the health care team. Maintains knowledge and complies with state and federal guidelines. Education Required - High School diploma or equivalent Work Experience Required - Experience maintaining strict confidentiality, working efficiently and calmly under pressure, and working without direct supervision. Certifications Required - Active Registered Vascular Tech (RVT)/Registered Vascular Sonographer (RVS) registrationRegistry through American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) Credentialing Agency or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry and retrieval of required job information.
  • Must be proficient with Windows-style applications, keyboard, and various software packages specific to role.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present information clearly and professionally to varying levels of individuals throughout the required job processes.
  • Knowledge of JCAHO, OSHA, ICAVL and other State and Federal guidelines
  • Ability to assist patients in positinoing and preparing for exam.
  • Flexible working hours to include osccasional evenings, weekends, and/or holiday. Job Duties Prepares, instructs and educates patients on procedures. Performs diagnostic procedures. Maintains accurate documentation and record keeping. Maintains exam rooms and equipment assuring a safe and clean working environment adhering to OSHA standards. Assesses situations, considers alternatives and chooses appropriate course of action especially in times of need or emergencies. Participates in activities for professional development and maintains required clinical knowledge, technical skills, training and credentials. Adapts behavior to the specific patient population, including but not limited to: respect for privacy, method of introduction to the patient, adapting explanation of services or procedures to be performed, requesting permissions and communication style.Ochsner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Physical and Environmental Demands The physical essential functions of this job include (but are not limited to) the following: Frequently exerting 10 to 20 pounds of force to move objects; occasionally exerting up to 100 pounds of force. Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for sedentary work. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions . Are you ready to make a difference? Apply Today! Ochsner Health endeavors to make our site accessible to all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website, or if you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please contact our HR Employee Solution Center at 504-842-4748 (select option 1) or careers@ochsner.org . This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications. EEO is the Law links in English , Spanish , Chinese , and Arabic . Affirmative Action Policy Statement

Keywords: Ochsner Health System, New Orleans , Vascular Sonographer, Healthcare , New Orleans, Louisiana

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Optometrist
Description: Company DescriptionAbout Us:Our practice is looking for a dedicated Optometrist with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering a great patient experience. Our Optometrists are comprehensive (more...)
Company: National Vision
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Travel Registered Nurse RN L&D
Description: Labor and Delivery Nurses help bring people into the world every day. They care for women during labor and childbirth, monitoring the baby and the
Company: One Staff Medical
Location: Zachary
Posted on: 04/18/2021

OR Travel RN - Job Id: JO03025773
Description: Next Travel Nursing is seeking a qualified
Company: Next Travel Nursing
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 04/18/2021


Travel 7P ICU Covid RN - Baton Rouge, LA (ASAP Start 86081)
Description: 06:45PM RN ICU Covid Travel Assignment
Company: Advantage Medical Professionals
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $2,190 per week
Description: Jackson Nurse Professionals is seeking a travel nurse RN OR - Operating Room for a travel nursing job in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.Job Description Requirements ul li Specialty: OR - Operating Room (more...)
Company: NurseFly
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Seasonal Travel Nurse Jobs - RN CVOR / CVICU / Cath Lab
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties br Registered Nurses: CathLab, CVOR CVICU Assignmnets br Hospitals are posting their seasonal staffing needs br Would you like to spend the fall / winter (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler (RN)
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 04/18/2021

ER Travel RN - Job Id: JO03024577
Description: Medical Staffing Options is seeking a qualified
Company: Medical Staffing Options
Location: Natchez
Posted on: 04/18/2021

RN - Dialysis - Chronic
Description: Fortus Healthcare Resources is seeking a Travel Dialysis - Chronic RN for an immediate opening in Vidalia, LA .When you join the Fortus team, you become part of our
Company: Fortus Healthcare Resources
Location: Vidalia
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Licensed Health Insurance Agent - Sell Anthem, Teledoc, UHC, and more
Description: Assurance, a Prudential company, is hiring Under 65 Health Insurance Sales Agents in your city. If you're already a Licensed Insurance Agent have a Residential Insurance License, we want to hear from (more...)
Company: ASSURANCE Independent Agents
Location: Plaquemine
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Emergency Room registered nurse
Description: MedPro Healthcare Staffing, a Joint Commission-certified staffing agency, is seeking a quality Registered Nurse - Emergency Room for a travel assignment with one of our top healthcare clients. br br (more...)
Company: MedPro Healthcare Staffing
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 04/18/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Louisiana jobs by following @recnetLA on Twitter!

New Orleans RSS job feeds