WellStar Health Systems Interventional Special Procedures Technologist 3 in marietta, Georgia
At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
WellStar Kennestone Regional Medical Center has an exceptional opportunity for an Interventional Radiology Technologist 3.
In the Vascular Institute at Kennestone, as an Interventional Radiology Technologist , you will be exposed to many exciting procedures, working with some of the best experts in our field. We work closely with physicians who specialize in Interventional Radiology, Neurovascular Intervention, and Vascular Surgery. We care for a high volume of patients in our department, and we receive many patients from hospitals in our area that require specialized care. If you want to join a team that is caring for the most critical patients, performing cutting edge procedures, this is the department for you!
The qualified candidate will function under the direction of the Chief Technologist and Vascular Institute Manager. The Interventional Special Procedures Technologist assists with providing safe, age appropriate care to the patient by performing all exams provided by the department according to department procedures.
The technologist has the knowledge and ability to properly and safely obtain a quality diagnostic study. He/she is responsible for performing a wide variety of technical procedures requiring independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative in the utilization of the equipment for the diagnosis and/or treatment of diseases. The technologist is able to independently perform job functions. He/she sets up the equipment to provide imaging service and positions patient for the procedure. Able to perform procedures in both the IR, Vascular Hybrid and Neuro-interventional setting.
Required Minimum Education : Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiology Technology.
Required Minimum Experience : 3 years minimum experience in Interventional Special Procedures either in IR, cardiac or vascular hybrid setting.
Required Minimum Certification : ARRT-VI or ARRT-CV required. BLS required.
Required Minimum Skills: Able to function independently during procedures after appropriate
orientation/competency on unit and as demonstrated by being place on call rotation. Competency in all aspects of interventional/vascular procedures, patient positioning, exposure factors and radiation protection. Required special/advanced procedure registry as outline above. Must have an understanding of anatomy and pathology as well as how they affect the quality of a procedure. The individual must be able to communicate and understand verbal and written English language and display a positive attitude
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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
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Department Vascular Institute
Facility WellStar Kennestone Hospital
Category Allied Health