Responsible for performing routine to complex diagnostic and therapeutic technical procedures under the direction of a physician, including extra-cranial and intra-cranial angiography, vertebroplasty, other spinal injections, myelograms, and cisternograms.
Provides technical support for musculoskeletal procedures, to include discograms, aspirations, and therapeutic injections.
Responsible for technical support of neurointerventional procedures, including tumor epistaxis and spinal lesion embolization using particulate liquid and detachable technologies.
Operates required imaging equipment using established guidelines and imaging protocols.
Ensures proper safety standards are met.
Instructs students and residents and performs preceptor duties when necessary.
Performs quality assurance checks on equipment.
Assists in maintaining supply inventory.
Demonstrates working knowledge of Medical Center information systems.
Demonstrates knowledge of coding procedures.
Learns new techniques and technologies by attending lectures, seminars, and educational readings.
In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.
Position Compensation Range: $36.01 - $57.62 Hourly
Education: Graduate of an accredited program in radiography required. Associate’s degree in radiography preferred.
Experience: 1 year of relevant experience.
Licensure: Registered Radiologic Technologist through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT R.T.) required. ARRT (VI) certification preferred. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS Job requires standing and sitting for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping, and reaching (overhead, extensive, and repetitive). Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 50-100 lbs. May be exposed to fumes, cold, heat, radiation, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.
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