This position functions in the Hybrid OR and Endoscopy Unit as an integral member of our team approach to patient care. The Hybrid OR and Endoscopy Radiologic Technologist, in collaboration with physicians and nurses, strives to provide high quality care to every patient coming through the unit. Daily assignments vary due to the range of procedures that may be completed. This position rotates between the South Operating Room and the dual locations of Endoscopy at MPV/CHH2 with call requirements.
South Operating Room (Main OR) is a large 25-bed OR primarily an adult inpatient operating room with a small volume of outpatient procedures including: Cardiac/ Thoracic, General Surgery/Minimally Invasive/ Colorectal/Bariatric, Gynecology, Oral Maxillofacial, Neuro/neuro spine, Orthopedic/orthopedic spine, Otolaryngology, Plastics, Transplant, Urology, Vascular, Robotic (Urology/GYN/Oral), and Trauma. Surgical procedures on infants and children less than 18 years of age are also performed if the procedure requires specialized equipment found only at this location. Endoscopy is a large unit with 8 procedure rooms performing diagnostic and interventional procedures on a wide range of patient populations.
The Hybrid OR and Endoscopy Radiologic Technologist provides direct patient care using medical imaging techniques to help the physicians in diagnosis and/or treatment. Provides assistance with radiographic procedures to demonstrate vascular and non-vascular structures for interpretation and/or therapeutic intervention. Delivers appropriate patient care and recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure. Ensures the radiation safety for all patients as well as the other team members involved in the procedure.
Assists physician during cases while operating a variety of complex radiologic imaging equipment including fluoroscopy, digital subtraction angiography, and ultrasonography and cone beam CT application.
Prep the patient and prepare supplies under sterile conditions for the procedure. Scrub in with the physician and assist in performing procedure if needed.
Accurately obtains x-rays for the exams while being respectful to the patients abilities and safety issues.
In collaboration with other staff, provides patient care during examinations.
Operates automatic injectors and selects the appropriate contrast agent for the patient and the exam under the direction of the physician.
Work independently on-call with department physicians and nurse.
Proven Hybrid OR and Endoscopy technologist knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Radiology license to practice in the State of Oregon thru OBMI.
BLS Certification at time of hire
License with ARRT.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
3+ years of experience as a Cath Lab, IR, or Hybrid OR radiologic technologist supporting complex procedures.
Bachelors degree preferred.
Cardiac Interventional or Vascular Interventional certification from ASRT
Minimum of 1 year of experience as a radiologic technologist.
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