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Competition #:835113

Job Title:Radiologic Technologist, Vascular

Department:7031 - Vascular Surgery

Job Category:Diagnostic Imaging

FTE:0.01 - PRN/On-Call

Posted Date:11-08-2019

Closing date:11-23-2019

Schedule:As Needed; *BONUS AVAILABLE*

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt (Hourly)

**$3,000 Sign-On Bonus Available - Please inquire for more details**

 

Job Summary:

Performs a variety of technical and supportive patient care tasks to assist physicians and other healthcare professionals in performing complex and invasive vascular OR procedures.

 

Job Requirements:

Required Licenses 

ARRT registered in Radiology required. Current state IEMA License required.

Minimum Work Experience

Two year’s experience in radiology desired (includes R.T. formal education) preferred.

Required Skills

BLS certified required ACLS certified preferred.

Experience in and acute care setting preferred.

Demonstrated computer skills as well as excellent organizational, oral, written and interpersonal skills. Demonstrates the knowledge necessary to provide culturally competent, population specific care.

 

Essential Functions:

Assist the physician in placement of catheter, stents, balloons, etc.; maintain record of protocol; operate radiological equipment and provide other assistance as needed to the nurse, physician and patient during procedures.

Set up room prior to each procedure; prepare sterile area and appropriate imaging tools; balance and calibrate equipment including, but not limited to, x-ray cameras, pressure recorders, pressure sensitive transducers, power injector and oxygen consumption apparatus.

Assist nursing in the collection and analyze sample of blood and timed expired air; calculate hemodynamic data such as average content and saturation of blood, 02 consumption, cardiac output and degree of shunt.

Confer with patient to obtain information for laboratory records, explain procedures, allay fears and elicit patient cooperation. Clean, repair and perform routine preventive maintenance on equipment to ensure proper functioning; clean and restock room. Check procedure charges daily.

Perform other related duties, incidental to the work described herein, as directed.

Demonstrate proficiency in the use of the all Vascular OR x-ray equipment.

Demonstrate proficiency in the use of the cardiac PACS system, which the images will be stored.