Job #2863: Healthcare

ComputerWorksTech.com

Hialeah, FL 33014

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description

Job #2863: Healthcare


Job Code:#2863


Title:Interventional Rad Tech


Job Type:Contract


Job Location:Hialeah FL


Job Description:


Global Service Resources, Inc.,a leading Healthcare staffing company has an opening for Rad Tech/Interventional at our local client location at the Palmetto General Hospital in Hialeah, FL.


Job Description:


+ The Interventional Radiology Technologist works closely with the interventional radiologist to perform vascular imaging and interventional radiology procedures.


Job Responsibilities:


+ Scrubbing-in for the surgical portion of the procedure, circulating within the procedure room to organize and perform the non-sterile portions of the procedure, and operating the radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment to produce the images of the procedure.


+ Maintains skills in radiography and/or other imaging specialties to provide cross-coverage and supplemental staffing as required.


+ Assesses patient relative to requested procedure by collecting pertinent data about the patient and the procedure.


+ Analyzes collected data and uses professional judgement to select the most appropriate and cost-effective method for completing the requested procedure.


+ Educates the patient, family, and other health care providers as appropriate regarding the requested procedure.


+ Prepares patient both physically and emotionally prior to examination, explaining procedures to allay patient fears.


+ Documents information about patient care and radiologic services provided. Provides direct assistance to the interventional radiologist during angiographic and interventional radiology procedures.


+ Provides inventory control for vascular and interventional specific supplies such as catheters, guidewires, stents, procedure sets, etc.


+ Produces medical images to meet standards established in department protocols.


+ Uses independent judgment and radiographic skills to position patients in order to obtain quality exams.


+ Alters positioning of patient and/or equipment as required by patient condition to obtain required images.


+ Produces hard-copy images and/or digitally archived images for use in patient care.


+ Ensures images are identified with appropriate patient and examination identification information.


+ Verifies that area of interest has been imaged according to standard department protocols.


+ Differentiates between artifacts and normal pathological processes.


+ Determines need for repeat or additional images, and the technical factor or patient positioning adjustments required to correct image/examination deficiencies


Job Requirements:


+ 2 years’ experience as a Rad tech


+ Must have ARRT certification


+ Must have Basic Life Support (BLS)


Job Types: Full-time, Contract



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