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Posted:
7/13/2017
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INTERVENTIONAL RAD TECH III - IRVINE CATH LAB/IR
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Job Description

The Interventional Radiologic (IR) Technologist projects an image of professionalism in communication, appearance and conduct. Supports the Cardiac Cath Lab mission. Participates in the continuous quality improvement process. Maintains a working knowledge of departmental standard procedures and policies and conforms to them. This knowledge may include the use of specialized instrumentation, quality control requirements, specific regulatory requirements of Title 22, California Licensing & Certification of Health Facilities; Title 17, California Radiation Control Regulations; and, preventive maintenance.

 

Essential Functions:
• Competent in left heart hemodynamic and physiological measurement recording on current system
• Proven competencies in rhythm and dysrhythmia recognition
• Ability to operate multiple specialized modalities to include, but not limited to, pressure transducers, blood oximetry and thermodilution cardiac output.
• Setup of dedicated equipment for physiological coronary flow reserve, intravascular and intracardiac ultrasound, pressure injectors, atherectomy systems and thrombus extraction devices
• Scrub assist advances to interventional procedures to include; coronary and endovascular stents, electrophysiology/ablation; pacemaker and defibrillator generator implants and intra-atrial occlusion device implants
• Assists with daily inventory scanning of patient encounters to web-based tracking system
• Demonstrates skills and/or knowledge at an advanced level and sets an example of excellence in one or more specialty areas
• Performs Right & left heart hemodynamic monitoring
• Use of advanced technologies ( i.e. Laser)
• Responsible for attending specialty meetings (i.e. Radiation Safety Meeting, Heart & Vascular Institute Design) or other project meetings to represent the department
• Maintenance of department Q monitoring; equipment, procedure or supply based; ie, x-ray systems. Appropriate, timely reporting of findings of QA (i.e. to Hospital Radiation Safety Officer)
• Monitoring of safety devices (i.e. radiation badge maintenance)
• Able to collaborate with appropriate staff and prepare schedules related to specialty coverage
• Assists with ongoing preparedness of department for inspections; serves as mentor for new staff orientation; provides input for staff evaluation as it relates to area of expertise; perform annual review of relevant policies and procedures related to area of expertise
• Actively participate in developing educational opportunities in area of expertise for other staff; such as in services, webcasts, etc.
• Standby/on call required with a 30 minute response time requirement
• Performs other duties as assigned that does not violate laws or regulations that require personnel with special licensure.

 

Job Requirements:

• Graduate of an AMA approved Radiologic Technology program.
• State of California CRT and Fluoroscopy license.
• American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) Certification.
• ACLS/BLS Certifications.
• Recent Cath Lab experience performing diagnostic and interventional cardiac and/or endovascular and/or electrophysiology/devices.
• Stand-By/On-Call with 30 Minute Response Time.
• Call Requirements

Job Preferences:

• 6 – 8 years recent Cath Lab, electrophysiology or interventional radiology experience with responsibility for scrub and monitoring duties

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About Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

Located on the bayside bluffs overlooking Newport Beach, Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian stands atop the list of the finest medical facilities in Southern California. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and designated as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian is a 511-bed acute care, not-for-profit hospital that provides a quality work environment and quality lifestyle. This unique combination provides an enriching environment like no other.

A quality work environment and quality lifestyle enables our nurses to chart a satisfying course for every area of their lives - professional, family, friends and personal pursuits. Along with Hoag's commitment and family-oriented approach to providing the highest quality patient care, there is an indisputable pride in the way we fulfill our healing mission.

We invite you to be a part of the dynamic and rewarding career opportunities available at our top-rated medical facility, while enjoying the added luxury of the renowned Southern California lifestyle.

Take a look inside and we believe you'll see why there is no place like Hoag.

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