Are you passionate about helping others? Do you want a career with an organization that is one of the best places to work in British Columbia? Are you a Diagnostic Vascular Technologist? If so we have an amazing opportunity for you.
Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC’s entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.
Bring your knowledge and skills to the Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre , as a casual Diagnostic Vascular Technologist .
Build on your education and experience as you:
Receive and prepares patients for testing by receiving requisitions from physicians, reviewing patients’ case history, correlating clinical history with examination to be performed, and assessing the nature of the issue to resolve a process for testing.
Participate in interprofessional team/committee meetings by attending meetings, collaborating with interprofessional personnel, providing input on issues related to the discipline, and making recommendations as required.
Maintain a broad knowledge of developments in vascular technology by reviewing literature, and participating in professional development activities, workshops and courses.
Perform non-invasive diagnostic tests on the vascular system by positioning patient, performing resting and exercise ankle-brachial indexes, toe-brachial indexes, thoracic outlet testing, and operating continuous wave Doppler and/or plethysmography equipment.
Perform Transcutaneous Oxygen Measurement (TCOM) by operating the transcutaneous oxygen machine. Assesses test results, records findings, submits results and summary to physicians for review, reporting and authorization.
Input, updates and annotates patient and procedural data by entering patient ID utilized and the procedures performed into the computerized system.
To join our team you have:
Graduation from a recognized /accredited North American Program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Ultrasonography)
Plus 1 year recent related experience
Current certification with Sonography Canada as required for the assigned/designated practice area
If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:
A career that offers you the opportunity to be a part of a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields.
Excellent opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization.
An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.
Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation with you.
Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.
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