DEPARTMENTAL SUMMARY: The Radiology Technologist position provides licensed X-ray Technologists for our General Radiology, CT, MRI, and Angio and Cath lab departments at all four St. Charles Hospitals as well as Imaging services at our SCMG clinics. These Technologist provide x-ray services 24/7 for the diagnosis and treatment of patients in the OR, ER, Cath Lab, IR Lab and all patient care floors throughout the hospitals.
POSITION OVERVIEW: Works within the scope of the Electrophysiology (EP) Technologist to provide individualized, safe and efficient patient care. Works collaboratively with all other healthcare team members toward the best outcomes for the patient and the organization. Performs invasive procedures in concert with a cardiologist in accordance with SCHS’s mission, philosophies and policies while applying standards of radiation safety guidelines outlined by ALARA and Oregon State Health Division. This position does not directly manage any other caregivers.
Required: Current ARRT or equivalent registration. Current Oregon State Board of Radiology Technology licensure. BLS/ACLS Certification required (within 90 days of hire). Required within two years of hire the completion and passing of either the examination for a Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) or the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners (IBHRE) exam.
Experience: Two (2) year’s experience cardiovascular or Interventional Radiology lab.
Preferred: Cardiovascular and EP experience. Cardiac Cath lab surgical asepsis, scrub assist, and coronary intervention procedures experience. Cardiovascular Interventional Lab equipment experience.