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Radiologic Technologist

Voca LLC Portland, OR
  • Expired: 26 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Shift:

  • Nights 2100 - 0730 Sun - Wed
  • OBMI, ARRT,BLS,Level 1 Trauma exp a plus.
  • Pediatric experience a plus
  • Hospital Radiologic Technologist/Cardiac Catheterization Technician
  • The Hospital Radiologic Technologist operates X-ray and related equipment used to take and capture radiographs for the purpose of general medical diagnostic radiology.

TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Patient/Equipment/Lab Preparation. Prepares catheterization lab for surgical procedures by assembling all necessary equipment and materials; scrubs down and sterilizes laboratory when the patient is at high risk of infection; turns equipment on, checks for proper operation, and reports any malfunctions to supervisor; calibrates and adjusts physiologic monitor and other diagnostic equipment to assure accurate data output; preps patient for catheterization procedure; positions patient properly for diagnostic x-ray examinations; observes and logs patient's vital signs.

2. Surgical Assisting/Circulating. Provides primary care to patient during catheterization procedures; explains procedures to patient and provides reassurance to help alleviate patient's apprehension; prepares catheters and assists physicians in inserting catheter into appropriate vein or artery and injecting intravenous (IV) and intraarterial solutions and reagents; administers drugs and IV solutions under the direction and supervision of the attending physician; analyzes patient's blood gases using blood gas analyzer and proper chemical reagents; monitors patient's behavior during catheterization procedure for any adverse reaction; performs cardiopulmonary resuscitation and electrical cardioversions when needed in cardiac emergencies; applies dressings to surgical sites following catheterization procedures; cleans and prepares catheterization laboratory for next patient.

3. Control Room Operator/Monitor. Contineously monitors patient's electrocardiograms, blood pressure, and heart rate during catheterization procedure and notifies physician immediately of any dangerous irregularities of vital signs; operates a 16-channel physiologic monitor and data recorder to trace and record patient electrocardiograms, cardiac pressures, and electrical activity for review by physicians; operates cinefluoroscopy and videotape recording equipment; operates x-ray equipment used in diagnostic catheterization examinations and develops and prepares film; charts all patient data relating to catheterization procedure.
Miscellaneous. Files patient records and x-ray films; prepares chemical reagents; cleans gas analysis laboratory.

Qualifications

  • MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
    Must be a graduate of an accredited diagnostic radiography program that meets current qualifications to take and pass the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) board examinations in Radiography upon hire.
  • Student candidates must obtain the RT (R) (ARRT) certification within 6 months of their hire date.
  • Candidates must have a current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) temporary license for student hires and permanent license for registered hires.
  • Must have a current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) temporary license for student hires and permanent license for registered hires
  • Must have a valid approved Basic Life Support CPR card
  • ALS, PALS, CPR

Voca LLC

Why Work Here?

We are energetic and driven. We are passionately committed to our vision. We communicate openly, consistently, and respectfully.

Voca is a relationship organization focused on uniting talented individuals with exceptional companies. At Voca, we strongly believe that a better career results in a happier you, and we are therefore dedicated to help guide people on a career path that fulfills their passion and purpose. We work throughout the United States, with our corporate office based in Rochester, Minnesota. Whether you are seeking to advance your career, follow a new calling, or add the right people to your organization, we are here to help. Voca: The Spirit of Work

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97239 USA

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