Company :Allegheny Health Network
Job Description :
Performs prescribed special procedures such as: interventional, diagnostic and therapeutic angiography and related special procedures.
- Positions patients, selects anatomical and technical parameters accurately for independent imaging of special procedures per established protocol. Prepares for and assists the physician and/or physician assistant while performing procedures.(40%)
- Implements radiation protection and patient safety standards.(15%)
- Completes all required documentation for procedures e.g. regulatory, billing protocols and image distribution.(15%)
- Prepares contrast media, practices aseptic technique pre-, during, and post- special procedures.(15%)
- Maintains adequate supplies for efficient section/department operations. Participates in inventory control and monitoring.(15%)
- Performs all other duties as assigned or required.
- ARRT certification required
- Advanced certification preferred and may be required within 12 months of hire.
- Current CPR certification required upon hire.
- 1 year experience as a radiologic technologist required.
- Previous special procedure experience preferred.
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