Job Description & Requirements
Cardiovascular Interventional Technologist
RENO, NEVADA. START DATE: 10/21/2019 for 13 weeks. SHIFT: Days; 40 hours per week. REQUIRED SKILLS: Must have ARRT and BLS. Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing and speaking English. Associate's degree in Radiologic Technology or RCIS, or completion of AMA approved hospital-based program. Minimum two years as a diagnostic Radiologic staff technologist or one year as a diagnostic Radiologic staff technologist plus completion of in-house training program; applicants with experience in hospitals with computer system operations experience will be given preference. The incumbent provides radiology services to patients of Neonatal, Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric patients and families. Demonstrating the ability to work with patient's physical, motor/sensory adaptation, cognitive, and psychosocial needs specific to the population being served, and meets standards of quality as measured by the Unit/Department age specific competency standards. Competently operates Interventional imaging equipment and related machinery. Verifies and executes physician's orders for diagnostic and therapeutic exams, ensuring the proper preparation for such exams, and the safety and wellbeing of patients during procedures. Other duties include, but are not limited to, billing, supplies stocking, file maintenance, medical charting, quality improvement studies, patient history/symptoms acquisition. Determines the best method of obtaining optimal Interventional examinations while ensuring patient safety; regulates patient flow, consults with radiologists to determine contrast media applications or variances in established procedures; continually evaluates exam quality and makes necessary corrections to improve image quality.