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Cardio-Vascular Interventional Radiology Techologist (40 Hours, Rotating Shift)

Location: Boston, MA
Post Date: 4/2/2020
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Under the general supervision of the Nurse Manager of the area, the CVIR technologists provides skill and initiative to the department mission through interactions with staff, manager, clinicians and others as necessary. He/she performs technological activities of the Endovascular Suite to ensure the provision of safe and effective care for patients undergoing endovascular procedures. These may include (but not are not limited to) diagnostic and interventional procedures involving cardiology, cardiovascular, vascular surgery, Interventional and Neuro-Interventional Radiology.
At least 2 years as a registered radiologic technologist and 6 months in a special procedures setting (i.e. Cardiac Cath or Interventional Radiology lab) is required. At least 1 year recent Cardiac Cath Lab or Interventional Radiology experience is preferred.
o Requires knowledge of principles and procedures in Interventional Radiology and Cardiovascular Laboratory equipment, procedures and supplies.
o Thorough knowledge and proficiency of basic aseptic and sterile technique and principles.
o Knowledge of cardiac and vascular anatomy and physiology.
o Work requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with patients and co-workers.
o Excellent organizational skills.
o Massachusetts State license in Radiography.
o Must be ARRT certified and registered in Radiography-R.T(R) and advanced certified and annual registered in either Vascular-Interventional (VI) or Cardiac-Interventional Radiography (CI) within one year of hire.
o All applicable continuing education credits required for certifications held.
o Current ACLS, BLS and telemetry certification required.
o On Call for both Cath Lab and Interventional Radiology required (nights, weekends and holidays)
o Must be able to respond to call within 30 minute time frame

Under the general supervision of the Nurse Manager of the area, the CVIR technologists provides skill and initiative to the department mission through interactions with staff, manager, clinicians and others as necessary. He/she performs technological activities of the Endovascular Suite to ensure the provision of safe and effective care for patients undergoing endovascular procedures. These may include (but not are not limited to) diagnostic and interventional procedures involving cardiology, cardiovascular, vascular surgery, Interventional and Neuro-Interventional Radiology.

At least 2 years as a registered radiologic technologist and 6 months in a special procedures setting (i.e. Cardiac Cath or Interventional Radiology lab) is required. At least 1 year recent Cardiac Cath Lab or Interventional Radiology experience is preferred.

  • Requires knowledge of principles and procedures in Interventional Radiology and Cardiovascular Laboratory equipment, procedures and supplies.
  • Thorough knowledge and proficiency of basic aseptic and sterile technique and principles.
  • Knowledge of cardiac and vascular anatomy and physiology.
  • Work requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with patients and co-workers.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Massachusetts State license in Radiography.
  • Must be ARRT certified and registered in Radiography-R.T(R) and advanced certified and annual registered in either Vascular-Interventional (VI) or Cardiac-Interventional Radiography (CI) within one year of hire.
  • All applicable continuing education credits required for certifications held.
  • Current ACLS, BLS and telemetry certification required.
  • On Call for both Cath Lab and Interventional Radiology required (nights, weekends and holidays)
  • Must be able to respond to call within 30 minute time frame

Req ID: 14360

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