Jul 22, 2021

Interventional Radiology Technologist - Interventional Radiology

  • Swedish
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Full-time

Job Description

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Interventional Radiology Technologist (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in the Interventional Radiology at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Interventional Radiology Technologist assists with the performance of a variety of technical procedures including but not limited to percutaneous diagnostic and interventional cardiac, vascular and radiology procedures under the direct supervision of a a physician. Participates in all daily duties necessary to perform high-quality patient care and imaging within the Interventional Radiology Department.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrates functional understanding of various interventional radiology imaging equipment to include digital x-ray and computer assisted applications
  • Maintains ability to calibrate and perform analysis functions for vessel diameter and stenosis
  • Understands the set-up and operation of monitoring equipment and vital sign recording. Provides for documentation in procedure flowsheet as necessary. Assesses patient vital signs and condition as required, notifying physician of any changes
  • Maintains general knowledge of department medication stock and routes of administration
  • Demonstrates the ability to work as a cohesive team member with all technologists, nurses, and physicians in a variety of roles to include scrub tech, circulating and recording tech

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Successful completion of a formal Radiologic Technologist program
  • Must have Radiologic Technologist registry by ARRT at the time of hire
  • Washington State Certified Radiologic Technologist – Diagnostic license
  • Post primary certification in Interventional Radiology required within 2 years of hire
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Two (2) years experience as an Interventional Technologist
  • ACLS

About the First Hill Campus

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://swedish.jobs/why-swedish/#benefits-rewards

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Radiology Technologist

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 296894