Cardiovascular Radiologic Technologist - Per Diem, Days
Company: Adventist Health NW
Location: Simi Valley
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We
provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the
greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are
driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health,
wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to
always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our
We're looking for someone to join our team as a Cardiovascular
Radiologic Technologist who:
Aids physicians in diagnosis and treatment of heart, lung, and
blood vessel disorders by conducting invasive and non-invasive
diagnostic tests of cardiovascular and pulmonary systems. Operates
x-ray and physiological equipment. Assists with diagnostic and
therapeutic procedures. Maintains equipment and records test
* Assists physicians with procedures. Operates all special
procedure equipment and can select and modify technical factors as
needed. Acts as a resource for specialized or complicated
procedures; consistently applies knowledge from complex situations
to improve practice, and shares improvements with team members.
* Monitors, records and evaluates patient vital signs throughout
procedures. Provides protection to patients in accordance with
prescribed radiation safety standards; uses collimation, patient
radiation protection, and immobilization. Maintains proper sterile
techniques for procedures; regularly practices aseptic techniques;
strictly obeys isolation and infection control procedures.
* Operates, records and maintains physiologic equipment, in
accordance with established clinical cardiovascular procedures.
Responsible for all cardiac cath equipment, such as C-Arm,
angiographic injectors, and associated patient monitoring
equipment; reports any malfunctions and regularly practices
preventive maintenance procedures; demonstrates the ability to
perform simple troubleshooting and repair.
* Assists the Cardiologist and/or Radiologist or physician during
special procedures and in the administration of opaque media via
catheter or direct injection; assists during examination relative
to the catheterization, filming, and monitoring of the patient.
* Completes appropriate forms at the start and end of any special
procedures, including special procedures record sheet and Radiology
requisition. Charges are appropriately recorded. Performs general
office duties as requested. Keeps area stocked at all times; cleans
and disinfects equipment after each patient use; daily cleans
special procedures room.
* Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
You'll be successful with the following qualifications:
* Bachelor's Degree or equivalent: Preferred
* One year's catheterization experience: Preferred
Adventist Health is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our
associates and patients. Therefore, we require that all associates
receive all required vaccinations, including, but not limited to,
measles, mumps, flu (based on the seasonal availability of the flu
vaccine typically during October-March each year), COVID-19 vaccine
(required in CA, HI and OR) etc., as a condition of employment, and
annually thereafter. Medical and religious exemptions may
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