Principal Radiologic Tech – Cardiac Cath Lab – F/T – Days
UC Irvine Health
Full Job Description
Position assists the interventional radiologist, cardiologist, vascular surgeon or other physicians as assigned, in the performance of minimally invasive and invasive fluoroscopic guided diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Procedures consist of complex vascular and non vascular procedures including cardiovascular, electrophysiology, endovascular and neurological interventions. The technologist is responsible for pre-procedural set up, operating various radiology and support equipment, sterile field, scrub and circulating assistance during the procedure. The technologist is responsible for image archive management and appropriate documentation for the purpose of supply management, billing and procedural documentation. The Technologist assumes responsibility for ancillary tasks/duties associated with the delivery of high quality, safe and cost efficient patient care. The technologist assists attending physicians, fellows, clinical nurses and CVTs with all aspects of the procedure. By the nature of this position, the technologist has access to medications and contract solutions associated with the delivery of direct patient care. He/she participates in the training of less senior Radiologic Technologists and students.
Rate Minimum $41.20 Midpoint $46.20 Maximum $51.21
ACLS certification upon hire
Ability to maintain flexibility and work well in a constantly changing environment
CDHP Radiologic Technologist Fluroscopy permit
Current BLS certification
Minimum 1 year experience working as a Radiologic Technologist
Must be available to work evenings, nights and/or weekends. Must be available for on-call assignments or alternate work schedules
Must maintain a high level of decorum to maintain the collegial team approach needed to operate in this environment.
Must support the academic nature of the organization engaging in and supporting the teaching role and research.
Bachelor Degree in Radiation Science
Experience in a wide array of interventional technology and possible applications as well as current generation fixed fluoroscopic equipment, 3D and virtual CT capabilities, and post processing
Experience with electrophysiology procedures
Experience working in a Hybrid Operating Room Setting
Experience working in more than one specialized radiology setting
Experience working with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Knowledge and practice of hemodynamic monitoring, EKG and pressure waveforms
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.