Interventional Technologist - North Central Colorado
North Central Colorado, CO
Location – North Central Colorado
Practice Type- Interventional Radiology (Diagnostic and IR)
Start Date – As soon as credentialing is complete
We have an immediate need for a Diagnostic Interventional Radiographer for a hospital located in North Central Colorado. Below are additional details:
Assignment is through August!
- Prepares patients for procedures by reviewing medical history, draping and positioning the patient, preparing procedural/testing sites and administering contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice.
- Assists physician with performing diagnostic and therapeutic vascular interventional procedures. Performs related imaging procedures. Analyzes results and takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues.
- Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure patient' s understanding and cooperation. Assists with monitoring patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate.
- Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.
Weekday shifts approximately 8am-5pm
on-call weekend every other to every third weekend for both Saturday and Sunday
Floating not required
2+ years recent experience
The facility is a 166-bed regional medical center in Noth Cental, Colorado with a full spectrum of services and specializing in heart and trauma care.
The Facility has two intensive care units, a birthing center and a special care nursery, a medical nursing unit, a surgical nursing unit, and full-service radiology and laboratory departments. The hospital is home to emergency medical and critical care air transportation program.
Surgical services include general surgery, cardiothoracic, orthopedic trauma and neurological trauma. Robotic-assisted surgery also plays a prominent role in patient care. MCR also has an acute dialysis unit.
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