Interventional Radiology Technologist
Job Title: Interventional Radiology Technologist - Radiology / Cardiology
Location: Baltimore, MD 21215
Shift: 4x10-Hour (07:30 - 17:30)
Start Date: ASAP
Job Duration: 13-week renewable contract
We are currently seeking an experienced Interventional Radiology Technologist to join our Radiology/Cardiology department. As an Interventional Radiology Technologist, you will play a crucial role in performing specialized imaging procedures and assisting in interventional radiology treatments. If you have a minimum of 1 year of experience in interventional radiology and possess the required skills and qualifications, we encourage you to apply.
- Perform a variety of interventional radiology procedures using specialized equipment and techniques.
- Assist physicians during procedures by preparing the sterile field, monitoring patient vital signs, and providing necessary supplies and equipment.
- Operate and maintain radiographic and other imaging equipment to obtain high-quality images.
- Position patients accurately for procedures, ensuring patient comfort and safety.
- Administer contrast media and medications under the direction of the physician.
- Follow established protocols and guidelines to ensure proper technique and image quality.
- Monitor patients during and after procedures, documenting any adverse reactions or complications.
- Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to develop and implement patient care plans.
- Maintain accurate patient records and documentation of procedures performed.
- Adhere to radiation safety protocols and maintain a safe work environment.
- Minimum of 1 year of experience in interventional radiology.
- Experience with neuro procedures is required.
- Current certification as a Radiologic Technologist by the ARRT.
- BLS certification is required.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
- Availability for on-call duties during the week, including backup call approximately twice a week, and primary call at least one weekend per month.
Note: In accordance with facility guidelines, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all staff members, with medical or religious exemptions considered.
If you are an experienced Interventional Radiology Technologist with a passion for providing exceptional patient care, we invite you to apply for this position. We appreciate your interest in joining our team, and qualified candidates will be contacted for further consideration.