Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia is a professional medical organization committed to the healing mission of Medicine. CCP specializes in providing comprehensive cardiology care and currently has over 30 locations throughout the Philadelphia area. We are currently hiring a Vascular Technician.
The Vascular Technician performs clinical assessment and diagnostic ultrasound examinations of the carotid, aortoiliac, lower extremity, and renal arteries, as well as lower extremity venous insufficiency studies. Maintains exceptional patient care. Responds to patient questions and concerns regarding exam procedures and processes. Effectively operates machinery and prepares preliminary interpretations on the presence or absence of any abnormalities in the studies. Venous ablation and/or interventional guidance experience is a plus, but is not required for consideration. Responsibilities
Obtains and reviews the patient's medical history and related patient test reports. Greets patient, explains test procedures to patient and answers patient's questions. Monitors patient condition during exam and immediately reports significant changes to appropriate personnel. Performs diagnostic ultrasound and vascular procedures. Evaluates images in accordance with professional practice standards. Responsible for accurately interpreting each study in a timely manner, producing a preliminary report for physicians review, as well as making any needed corrections on the final report, once the physicians have given their interpretation. Documents in each patient chart, type of test and date performed. Maintains and order all necessary supplies and materials for the lab. Keeps daily patient billing log. Properly marks off all ICD-9 and procedure codes on superbill, as well as documents patient’s primary DR name and ordering cardiologist.
Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) or Registered Vascular Specialist (RVS) Certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) Venous ablation and/or interventional guidance experience is a plus, but is not required for consideration. Associate's or Bachelor's degree desirable Minimum of 2 years' experience as a RVT Knowledge of the IAC certification process helpful Working knowledge of OSHA standards and of HIPPA Rules and regulations Must be detailed-oriented and meticulous when performing procedures to assure that all regulations are being followed
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About Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia
We are affiliated with virtually every major hospital in the region and serve patients from offices in all five Southeastern Pennsylvania counties. In keeping with our deep Philadelphia roots, we prize our independence, which gives us the freedom to partner with many institutions and to refer our patients to those which are most appropriate for their care. We welcome you to explore and learn more about the 96 cardiologists we have on staff, the services we offer and conditions we treat. Please contact us to make an appointment online or by telephone. Or if you have an immediate question, please feel free to reach us by phone at one of our 35 office locations.