The Echo Vascular Sonographer provides sonography examinations in the home and produces quality diagnostic images to aid in the diagnosis of medical conditions. Responsible for conducting sonograms in multiple views based on department protocols.
Benefits We Have to Offer:
Health, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance
401K Retirement Plan
Flexible Spending Account
U.S. Medical Management (USMM) is an affiliate of a leading Fortune 100 company. A national organization built on a continuum of care with premier healthcare providers, clinicians and patient focused individuals working together. Our Mission – “Through Compassionate Patient-Centered Care in the Home; We will Provide Exceptional Outcomes across our Continuum of Services” – Visiting Physicians Association, Pinnacle Senior Care, Grace Hospice, Comfort Hospice, Home DME & our In Home Health Assessments (IHA).
Our Values of Integrity, Respect, Teamwork & Excellence are leading us to a better tomorrow for patient care. Our Purposes Centered on “We are Unified in our Work through our Continuum of Services” “We can Find Comfort that We are Making a Difference for our Patients” & “We make a Broader Positive Impact on Society”, allows USMM to be poised for a phenomenal future.
We are seeking candidates who desire the experience of delivering quality & compassionate healthcare within proven care models with patients at the forefront of everything we do.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Contacts patients to confirm and establish appointment times, and explains prep if needed
Prepares and positions patients for diagnostic imaging procedures
Completes all required documentation including billing information and pertinent clinical/surgical history for each patient
Produces and optimizes diagnostic images according to established protocols and IAC/ACR guidelines
Reviews images for proper identification, labeling, and quality control
Digitally transmits images daily for reading by Cardiologist/Radiologist
Performs daily inspection of assigned vehicles, ultrasound unit, and other medical equipment
Coordinates routine maintenance on assigned vehicle
Remains in contact with dispatch when work is completed for further assignments
Practices “universal precautions”
Other duties may be assigned
REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Experience
Graduate of accredited Sonography, Echocardiography, and/or Vascular program registered in modality of operation with American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)/Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)
Registered in modality of operation with American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)/ Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)
Maintain a valid driver's license and good driving record
Maintains relationships with patients, caregivers, and coworkers by carrying out duties with compassion and drive
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent technical skills to include optimizing image, process of obtaining quality images and adaptability to work environment
Flexible, detail-oriented team-player who works well under pressure and functions effectively in an independent environment
Committed to professional growth and development
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organization and problem solving skills
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Experience
Registration in at least two of the three modalities of General, Vascular and Echocardiography
Internal Number: 12550
About Visiting Physicians Association
Visiting Physicians Association (VPA) offers personalized medical care to patients in their home. Our care teams specialize in geriatric care and are based in the heart of the communities that we serve.