Works in the cardio-endovascular catheterization laboratory performing a number of special duties including, but not limited to; operating all of the radiographic fluoroscopic equipment while performing general diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Works with and provides assistance to all physicians, radiologic technologists, cardiovascular technologists, and nurses, to maintain a customer friendly environment in the laboratory. Participates and shares with call rotation, while adhering to variable shift scheduling.
a) Education: A copy of your highest science-related academic diploma or transcript required upon hire.
b) License: Oregon State Board of Radiologic Technology required. Registration with American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) required.
c) American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS preferred upon hire, and required within 90 days of hire. If not American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certified upon hire, must have current BLS certification through another provider. ACLS required within 6 months of hire date.
d) At least one year experience in diagnostic and interventional procedures in a cardiac and/or general catheterization laboratory.
e) At least 1 year experience in digital and cine imaging and archiving.
f) Excellent customer service skills.
g) Uses effective written and interpersonal communication skills.
h) Behavior and appearance support a professional image.
i) Demonstrates skills in caring for the adult and geriatric patient.
j) Demonstrates computer application skills.
k) Maintain Technical Systems (Xcelera, XIM, FD-10, FD 20 as examples) and act as first line for troubleshooting.
l) Willingness to develop understanding of billing and coding procedures for cath lab procedures.
m) Adhere to the policy and standards of the department.
n) Required roles for this position are:
1. X-Ray Proficiency
2. Monitoring Proficiency
3. Scrubbing Proficiency
4. Case Circulator Proficiency