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Interventional Radiologic Technologist

The Vascular Experts
Manchester, CT 06040


Job Description


Job Title: Interventional Radiologic Technologist:  The Vascular Experts


Reports To: Office Manager


Location(s): The Vascular Experts


Pay Status: Full Time / Hourly Non-Exempt


Position Summary:



 


 


The Vascular Experts is a large group of Board-Certified Vascular Surgeons with several offices throughout Connecticut. Our Manchester location has an office based Angio Suite and we are seeking a Radiologic Technologist with experience in vascular procedures. The Radiologic Technologist responsibilities: prep patients, scrub for procedures, timely room turnover, maintain/order inventory and other assigned tasks. Strong communication skills, hardworking, dedicated and self-motivated are qualities we seek in the Radiologic Technologist. Interventional Radiology/Cath Lab experience are required.


 


 


REGISTERED RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST


Types of procedures


 


Peripheral and visceral angiography, stent placement, angioplasty, atherectomy, thrombectomy, central venous access, venograms, IVC filter placement and AV shunt imaging and interventions.


Primary Duties:


Understands how to set, adjust, and control a c-arm fluoroscope to safely apply ionizing radiation for radiographic examinations.


Minimize patient and occupational exposure through shielding, proper techniques and applying the principals of ALARA


Assists physicians in the completion of invasive vascular imaging procedures


Has detailed knowledge of all exams that can be performed in the OBL angiosuite and can explain procedures to patients and their families.


Maintenance and knowledge of how to operate all equipment used in the angiosuite including: Ultrasound, digital subtraction angiography, cine radiography, contrast injector, Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS), atherectomy devices and angiojet device.


Familiar with sterile technique and performs the role of scrub or circulator


Extensive knowledge of all products in lab including: Specialty wires, catheters, angioplasty balloons, all varieties of stents, ports and central lines.


Post processing of radiographic images on radiographic equipment and in the PACs system


Inventory management


Prep all procedures and communicate with physicians about necessary equipment, products, and approach


Extensive understanding of anatomy and physiology is important.


Qualifications:


License, Certification, Education or Experience:


REQUIRED for the position:


National RT(R) credentialing with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and in good standing with the ethics committee


Current State of Connecticut Radiologic Technologist License


Experience with vascular imaging procedures


Current BLS Healthcare Provider certification by date of hire


DESIRED for the position:


Extensive experience with vascular imaging procedures including angiography, PVD interventions, embolization and thrombectomy procedures


Minimum of 1 year of experience in Interventional radiology setting preferred


REGISTERED RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST


Vascular Interventional (VI), Cardiovascular (CV), or Cardiac Interventional (CI) Radiography credentials from the ARRT preferred


Current ACLS Provider certification by date of hire


 


 


Full - Time

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Posted: 2022-06-22 Expires: 2022-07-22

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