CV Rad Technologist

Mercy Medical Center

External applicants earn up to a $7,500.00 Sign on Bonus!
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing all required procedures in the cardiovascular department, operating specialized equipment including but not limited to the x-ray equipment within the cardiac catheterization laboratory and computer systems.
Job Duties
  • Operates all radiographic equipment utilizing the ALARA (as low as reasonably achievable) principle, maintaining a safe radiological environment.
  • Prepares and operates other equipment related to cardiac catheterization & angiography; i.e., ISTAT machine, AVOXimeter, Hemochron, etc.
  • Maintains radiographic equipment and x-ray rooms in proper working condition, reporting malfunctions and necessary repairs to supervisory personnel.
  • Provides direct patient care ensuring the quality and continuity of patient care.
  • Contributes to the efficient and fiscally responsible operation of the department.
  • Functions as a member of the team, including hemodynamic monitoring and assisting with physicians during procedures.
  • Assists in maintaining adequate supply inventory for the department, notifies appropriate person when stock is low.
  • Enters patient charges and reviews for accuracy if assigned.
  • Participates in on-call schedule, working as needed after normal operating hours.
  • Schedules cases as needed.
  • Pulls venous and arterial lines.
  • Iowa Permit to Practice required.  American Registry of Radiologic Technology required, certification as Cardiovascular Technologist preferred.
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS), certification in accordance with American Heart Association required.
  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), certification in accordance with American Heart Association required within 6 months of hire.
  • Iowa Dependent Adult Abuse and Iowa Child Abuse Mandatory Reporter training required. Employee must submit certification of completed training to Human Resources prior to start or transfer date.

Location: Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids · Cardiovascular
Schedule: Part Time, Day/Evening, 1400-1800 M-F with weekend call rotation

Job ID: 81070

Posted 16 days ago

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