Assist with the performance of a variety of invasive cardiac/peripheral vascular procedures, including operating and monitoring hemodynamic equipment. Record and analyze stenotic lesions and be able to provide correct measurements to physician. Provide assistance to the physician while scrubbed in for procedures, utilizing sterile technique. Able to run imaging equipment to acquire diagnostic images during procedures. Performs daily QA and QC checks. Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experiences in support of departmental philosophy and objectives, as well as Health System initiatives.
Graduate of a two year technical degree program in Radiology Technology. Previous experience in special procedures/cath lab preferred.
Current license from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency of Nuclear Safety and current certification from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Bi-annual CPR/ACLS certification required, if does not have ACLS it will be required on year from the hire date.
Excellent oral and written communication skills and critical decision making abilities required. Strong interpersonal skills and ability to effectively interact with patients, families, physicians and all levels of staff under varied conditions. Successful completion of annual clinical, age and job specific competencies and skill validation tools.