Interventional Radiology Technologist - Advance Procedural Suite - York Hospital - Full Time - Days/Evenings/Nights

York, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 52716

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Full Time

80 hours/2 weeks

Days

On call required every 3rd to 4th day, weekend and holidays

30 minute response time required

 

General Summary:
Under the general supervision of the department supervisor and under the direction of the Radiologist, performs invasive radiographic procedures at an intermediate skills level.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The following are essential job accountabilities:
1 Performs interventional vascular procedures.
2 Under the direct supervision of the physician, administers intravenous contrast media. Recognizes complications (e.g., contrast reaction) and treats appropriately.
3 Scrubs with physician as required.
4 Schedules cases to coordinate with other patient examinations.
5 Positions and transfers patients comfortably.
6 Immobilizes patients as necessary and practices radiation safety procedures.
7 Selects and operates equipment as needed to perform required exams.
8 Performs duties as on call technologist. Trains new staff. Has passed the VI specialty exam as per ARRT.
9 Prepares and maintains written documentation as required by the profession and the department.
10 Performs the duties of Radiographer as needed.

Department Description:

York Hospital Nursing supports the mission and vision through a centralized department of nursing. We strive to be the best in the eyes of our patients, family, staff, and community by providing safe, evidence based practice leading to exemplary outcomes. Each professional nurse accepts the accountability and responsibility for his/her professional practice by fostering an environment that supports leading change, responding to the healthcare needs of our community and advancing health. Nurses at YH are lifelong learners who value continued professional development and education. They are role models in honesty, responsibility, upholding human dignity, ease of human suffering and equality of all patients. Helping others in need and improving the quality of life for all is the act of behaving in a manner defined by the profession. YH nurses are active participants in decisions about patient care and nursing practice, and commit to upholding professional nursing standards at local, state and national levels.

 

Required Skills

Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification required

Accredited program in radiologic technology and training in special procedures

Advanced certification is preferred: CI or VI certification preferred or eligible

Required Experience

Minimum of 3-5 years experience

Interventional radiology, neuro interventional, vascular interventional or cath lab experience preferred


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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