The Vascular Technologist will work in the Imaging Services department providing high quality and efficient customer service to patients in this department.
Job duties include: treat all customers (patients, faculty, staff, etc.) with respect and in a courteous, professional, manner, maintain privacy and confidentiality, promote a positive work environment, provide communication regarding all aspects of care, such as explanations of exam or delay in service. This position is also required to acquire or maintain ARDMS certification to ensure compliance with our ACR accreditation, and to maintain required licensing with continuing education and comply with all departmental, state and federal regulations.
This position requires working weekends, holidays and during times of emergency. Flex as requested to meet overall operational needs of department, regardless of shift or assignment.
Will be responsible for General and Vascular ultrasounds.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
PACS, RIS, Ultrasound Physics, Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology preferred. Associate’s degree plus six months of related experience is preferred. Acquire/maintain ARDMS certification to ensure compliance with our ACR accreditation preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.