Under general supervision of aRadiologist, the Interventional Radiology (IR) Technologist performs IRprocedures on ambulatory and hospital patients in a physician office, clinic,or hospital setting as requested by a physician or other licensed provider forthe diagnosis of disease and injury in accordance with established protocols.The IR Technologist maintains production and quality of imaging procedures byfollowing established standards and procedures.
The IR Technologist job dutiesinclude, but are not limited to:
UtilizesAIDET when communicating with patients to: identify patient servicerequirements, ensure correct exam is performed on the correct patient, andestablish rapport with patients and others.
Instructs/communicateswith patient and/or patients family regarding the test to be performed andassesses patients ability to tolerate exam.
Preparespatient or area for IR procedure by positioning patient, adjustingimmobilization devices, moving equipment into specified position and adjustingequipment controls to set exposure factors.
Protectspatients and employees by adhering to safety requirements, infection-control,drug and radiation policies, protocols and techniques.
Workswith engineers and physicists to ensure optimal operational capabilities ofequipment.
Maintainsmedical imaging records in appropriate system and according to departmentpolicies and standards for interpretation in a timely manner.
Assistsleadership in maintaining all required policies, procedures, standards andrecords for applicable governmental, regulatory and accrediting organizationsby complying with procedures, rules, and regulations of the OSHA, TJC, TDH andACR.
The ideal candidate for the IRTechnologist role will be able to provide services in a timely, accurate, andcost-efficient manner in compliance with established System and regulatorystandards, policies and procedures.
Location/Facility Baylor Scott & White Dallas
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Immediate eligibility forhealth and welfare benefits 401(k) savings plan withdollar-for-dollar match up to 5% Tuition Reimbursement PTO accrual beginning Day1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/orlevel.
Graduateof an Accredited Program
AmericanRegistry of Radiologic Technologist in Radiography (ARRT-R) Certification
AmericanRegistry of Radiologic Technologists in Cardiac-Interventional (ARRT-CI) or InterventionalRadiography (ARRT-VI) Certification
MedicalRadiologic Technologist (MRT) License
BasicLife Support (BLS) Certification
$5,000 Sign-On Bonus (for New Hires w/ IR Experience)
Internal Number: 19018200
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!