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J217046

Special Procedures Technologist Sr / SEIU - E

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Pittsburgh, PA - Allegheny General Hospital
  • Tech
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Performs prescribed special procedures such as: interventional, diagnostic and therapeutic angiography and related special procedures. Acts as a mentor to less experienced technologists.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 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. (30%)
  • 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%)
  • Acts as a mentor to less experienced technologists. Assists with new hire orientation and training activities. (5%)
  • Conducts new product testing, schedules employee shifts, performs precepting/orientation, and educates residents. (5%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Certification
  • CPR
  • 3 years’ experience as a radiologic technologist

Preferred

  • Associate’s degree
  • Previous special procedure experience

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