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Job Details

Interventional Technologist


POSTING DATE: 11/13/2012 JOB SCHEDULE: Per Diem (PDP)
JOB CATEGORY: Allied Health Professional SHIFT: Days
FACILITY: Hospital HOURS: 7AM - 3:30PM
DEPARTMENT: Radiology Special Procedures  
 
 
JOB DETAILS:

 Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a full-service, non-profit Catholic hospital, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and a member of Catholic Health East. Since we opened our doors in 1955, the name Holy Cross remains synonymous with medical excellence and highly personalized care with sincere human compassion and understanding. While spirituality plays an essential role in the way that we minister to our patients, we also maintain state-of-the-art technology, a highly acclaimed medical staff and a variety of innovative services to provide healthcare for the entire family.

Holy Cross is accredited by the Joint Commission and is the first hospital in Broward County to be designated a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Our many accolades include the 2008 and 2009 U.S.News & World Report "Best Hospital" ranking for Orthopedics and the 2009 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines┬« Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award. 

Job Summary:  Performs interventional procedures utilizing special radiographic and ancillary equipment and requiring  knowledge of emergency procedures and sterile techniques.  Administers contrast media under the direction of a physician.  Recognizes signs of contrast reaction and responds appropriately with appropriate action.  Assists the Interventioal Radiologist with procedures and monitors vital signs.

Licensure: 

  • Required: Florida Licensed Radiologic Technologist/ARRT-R or Graduate of RCIS or RCES program;
  • Required: Participates in on-call rotation
  • Preferred: Holds certification in RCIS, RCES or ARRT CV, CI or VI plus >2 years experience;
  • Preferred: Able to scrub assist in multiple specialty areas (CCL, EP, IVR, Interventional Neuro-Radiology)  

Minimum Qualifications: 

  •  Graduate of an AMA approved RCIS, RCES or Diagnostic Radiology program;
  •  Complete basic dysrhythmia recognition test
  • BLS Certification