Ascension Health Special Procedures Technologist II - Interventional Radiology in Rochester, Michigan
We Are Hiring
Special Procedures Technologist II - Interventional Radiology - FT Days - Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital - Rochester, MI
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Providence RochesterHospital is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.
Our Mission: Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital is dedicated to enhancing the health status of the individuals and communities we serve in partnership with our physicians, employees and community members.
Our Values:We are called to:
Service of the Poor - Generosity of spirit, especially for persons most in need
Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life
Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership
Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship
Creativity - Courageous innovation
Dedication - Affirming the hope and joy of our ministry
Our Vision: To be the recognized healthcare Employer of choice.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital, you will have the opportunity to supportthe Mission and Vision of Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital by participating in cardiovascular procedures, under general supervision, in accordance with established departmental protocols. Charged with patient responsibilities while the patient is in the department.
SCHEDULE: FT Days - 8:00-AM - 4:30PM
Recognizethe quality of the diagnostic services and the patient's well being as the primary responsibilities of the Special Procedures Radiographer.
Prepareand stockwork area as required to perform procedures as assigned/requested. Assurea safe and clean environment for patients at all times.
Assurethe identification of all patients before proceeding with the requested examination. Explainthe procedure to the patients before and during as required.
Transferand properly positionpatients for examinations in order to obtain desired radiographic results according to physician orders and in accordance with departmental protocols. Conductall examinations safely in accordance with prescribed safety standards.
Operateradiographic, CD and digital equipment to produce optimal original and duplicate angiograms.
Assist physicians at table side in extended limited scrub duties including: setting up sterile instrumentation; assisting in exchange of guide wires and catheters; suturing intra-vascular sheaths.
Preparepower injector and assures correct contrast media and correct flow rates.
Orientand teach all new Special Procedures R.T.'s.
Verifycorrect coding and charges for all non-cardiac interventional procedures.
Maintain computerized service logs on radiographic equipment and reports questionable conditions to immediate supervisor/manager.
Report equipment failure to supervisor and takes appropriate actions.
Performancillary clinical functions such as venous puncture and I.V. contrast administration, if necessary.
Participatein quality assurance activities and any data collections required by the department.
Adhereto prescribed standards for radiation safety.
Serveon specific committees dealing with the use of radiation as requested.
Assistin the development of technical factors and the selection of radiographic film, if necessary.
Promotea positive work environment as evidenced by quality service and positive staff attitudes.
Demonstrateand actively promotean understanding and commitment to the mission through performing behaviors consistent with the Standards of Performance and Code of Ethics.
This position shall have access to and disclose personal health information only when reasonably necessary to perform the designated job related responsibilities. Disclosure and/or use of personal health information for any purpose other than as reasonably necessary for designated job responsibilities is prohibited.
Performother related duties as assigned or requested, including clerical tasks.
This position requires the ability to identify age related differences within the persons served and the adjustment of treatment style and expectations as appropriate, including adjustments based on the person's served cognitive function and learning ability. This will include taking into account their religious and cultural needs and preferences.
What You Will Need
Possess and maintain Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification at time of hire/transfer date required.
Possess and maintain Basic Life Support (BLS) certification at time of hire/transfer date required.
Graduate of an accredited school of radiologic technology and current registry at time of hire/transfer date required.
HS or Equivalent
High School Graduate required.
- A minimum of one (1) year post-graduate experience in Special Procedures and a demonstrated excellence in anatomical positioning and attention to detail required. Current Interventional Cardiovascular Cath Lab experience, including scrubbing in cases required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Rochester Providence Hospital is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfM/F/Disabled/VetEEO is the Law Poster Supplementhttp://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdfThank you for considering a career with Crittenton Hospital Medical Center.Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.