Cardiovascular Special Procedures/Interventional Radiology Technologist - FT ***$5k sign on bonus***

  • Texas Health Hospital Rockwall
  • Rockwall, TX 75087
  • Aug 29, 2022
Medical Imaging Technologist

Job Description

Texas Health Rockwall has opportunities for Cardiovascular Special Procedures/Interventional Radiology Technologists to join our team! With our NEW Cath Lab/IR suites recently opened this is a great chance to join our hospital and be a part of an exciting future! We are looking for caregivers with a sincere drive to provide great patient care and work collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team to support our mission and reputation for delivering high quality. The successful Cardiovascular Special Procedures Tech will prioritize high quality patient care. Responsibilities include: Performs and assists physician with assigned procedures with attention to age related criteria and developmental considerations Ability to explain procedures to patient or guardian/family member Processes and manipulates images, analyzes image quality, troubleshoots, makes technique adjustments, or repeat procedures as needed Correctly sends, prints and transfers images  Coordinates with Scheduling and other departments/stakeholders Prepares room for examination (i.e. suction, oxygen, supplies) Checks physician orders and exam requisitions using time-out procedures Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitor patient during imaging Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment Administers required medication in accordance with medication administration guidelines Adjusts technical factors Operates, cares for, and maintains equipment. Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction Maintains equipment and room to sanitary standards between patients (injectors, tabletops, floors) Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards Qualifications: Associate's Degree Applied Science required OR completion of accredited program of radiologic or cardiovascular technology required 1 year experience required 2 years STEMI procedures highly preferred 2 years IR experience highly preferred ARRT – American Registry of Radiologic Technologists required AND CMRT Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist or one of the 2 following certifications OR RCIS - Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist required OR RCES - Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist required BCLS required ACLS within 90 days required