Baptist Health Louisville is an acute 519-bed, not-for-profit hospital offering comprehensive hospital and medical services to our community for over forty years. Baptist Health Louisville has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the #1 hospital in the Metro Louisville area and is #3 in the state of Kentucky for 2019-20. More impressively, the hospital has achieved Magnet designation for excellence in nursing services three consecutive times from the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program.
Employees at Baptist will notice a high level of ongoing educational opportunities where continuous learning is encouraged, supported and recognized. In addition to our outstanding work environment, Baptist Health offers employees a comprehensive range of benefits and employee incentive programs. Simply stated, we truly believe in taking care of our employees as well as we take care of our patients. Some of the ways we demonstrate this include:
Outstanding employee benefit package with front-loaded PTO for new hires, extensive options for medical, dental, vision insurances. A vast amount of group employee benefits such as disability and life insurances.
Competitive tuition and certification reimbursement program.
Competitive pay and full relocation to qualified candidates.
A work environment driven directly by our Mission, Vision and Values and guided by a Just Culture.
Our Commitment to a safe environment for employees, patients and families.
Our rich, long-standing reputation as the provider of choice throughout the Louisville metro region.
Our commitment to ensuring Baptist Health Louisville is an inclusive equal opportunity employer.
Baptist Health Louisville is located in East Louisville, which is situated on the Kentucky-Indiana border. Affectionately known as Kentuckiana, the area offers the best of both worlds with its big city excitement and small town ambiance. We are currently recruiting for Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator to join the Baptist team. Our pharmacy services are committed to ensuring the optimal, safe, and effective use of medications for all patients through advanced technology and innovative application of skilled personnel that will improve clinical outcomes and community health in a value based environment.
Patient population includes any patient admitted to Baptist Hospital East, age 5 years to geriatrics. Assesses the vascular system according to the exam ordered. Performs the vascular exams in a professional manner demonstrating technical accuracy and a thorough understanding of the equipment. Records the results of the exam for interpretation by the Medical Director. Assists with the collection and analysis of data for statistical purposes.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
The following is a summary of the major functions of this individual's job. He or she may perform other duties, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below, and specific functions may change from time to time.
1. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of anatomy and physiology of the cerebrovascular, peripheral vascular and abdominal vascular systems.
2. Records an accurate medical history, indication for exam, and a physical evaluation according to the exam ordered.
3. Provides appropriate documentation of services rendered to:
The medical director and medical staff for interpretation
The patient’s chart and/or attending physician
The department files and research files
The business office for posting of charges
4. Coordinates inpatients and outpatient appointments.
5. Performs and documents routine calibrations, inspections, and maintenance of all equipment.
6. Demonstrates proficiency while performing the following vascular procedures:
Duplex scan of carotid artery with B-mode, spectral, and color Doppler imaging
Duplex evaluation of lower and upper extremity venous system
Doppler evaluation of lower and upper extremity arterial system with segmental limb and digital pressures
Evaluation of lower extremity arterial system with treadmill stress
Duplex evaluation of renal arteries
Preferred but not required:
Doppler evaluation of upper extremity arterial system with TOS and cold immersion test
Duplex scan of AV shunts
Duplex scan of bypass arterial graft
Duplex scan of abdominal vessels: Aorta, IVC, Mesenteric and Portal Hepatic
Duplex scan of temporal arteries
7. Annual completion of competency validation, safety training, and OSHA requirements.
8. Performs Quality Improvement duties in accordance to IAC, JCAHO, hospitaland department guidelines.
Baptist is a leader with providing exceptionally high patient care. As a faith-based health system, Baptist Health places special emphasis on our Core Values of treating all with integrity, respect and compassion, with a focus on excellence and collaboration in all that we do, helping us to experience the joy of caring for other. We invite you to join our team!
Minimum Education, Training and Experience Required:
A. Graduate of an allied health field program. Associate Degree program preferred.
B. Must be registered or a candidate for registry in Vascular Non-invasive Ultrasound.
1. Registry eligible candidates must be registered within 3 months.
2. Registry through the following:
a) The American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers as a Registered Vascular Technologist (R.V.T.) OR
b) Cardiovascular Credentialing International as a Registered Vascular Specialist (RVS)
C. CPR certification required.
Internal Number: R21025238
About Baptist Health Louisville
Baptist is a leader with providing exceptionally high patient care. As a faith-based health system, Baptist Health places special emphasis on our Core Values of treating all with integrity, respect and compassion, with a focus on excellence and collaboration in all that we do, helping us to experience the joy of caring for other.