Interventional Radiology Technologist
Company: Southcoast Health
Location: New Bedford
Posted on: January 25, 2023
Work for One of the World's Best Hospitals!For Three Consecutive
Years, Newsweek named Southcoast Health among the World's Best
Hospitals (Charlton Memorial, St. Luke's, and Tobey). In addition,
since 2018, Southcoast Health has been voted by readers as South
Coast Media Group's Best Place to Work. Why? Because we have some
of the most talented people in the world!
We are searching for an Interventional Radiology Technologist to
perform diversified clinical patient care, technical and related
duties within assigned modality as part of an interdisciplinary
care team. Assume responsibility for each assigned patient, perform
patient assessments, and correlate clinical findings with
exam/procedure request. Obtain pertinent information from patients'
chart and document all data within the EHR. Educate patient for
exam. Position patient and select appropriate imaging equipment and
supplies. Identify, prepare and/or administer pharmaceuticals
related to the exam/procedure. Select technical factors/
parameters/sequences to produce quality images. Properly identify
anatomy and evaluate images for technical quality. Apply the
principles of ALARA to minimize exposure to patient, self and
others and aware of MR safety practices. Assist physicians in
performing procedures. Provide functional or technical supervision
of radiology aides (imaging assistants), other assigned
non-technical employees and other practitioners, as applicable.
Provide supervision and instruction to assigned affiliating
students. Assist with ongoing quality assurance activities as
assigned. **$7,500 new hire sign-on bonus for this position. Must
be registered in IR at time of hire. Rehires termed greater than 1
year also eligible**
- Hours: 32hrs
- Shift: Day Shift; Monday - Friday with call rotation
- Location: St. Luke's Hospital - New Bedford, MA
Education and/or Experience Requirements:
- Successful completion of an accredited program in Radiologic
Technology, and attainment of primary certification within one year
of eligibility and post-primary certification from the American
Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Vascular Interventional
Radiology RT(VI), Cardiac/Cardiovascular Interventional Radiology
RT(CI) or (CV) or post-primary certification from Cardiovascular
Credentialing International as a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist
- Post-primary certification in the advanced practice discipline
of Interventional Radiology is required for RTs within one year of
eligibility and/or per RT licensure in MA or RI.
- Current RT licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
and/or Rhode Island is required based on location assignment.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is also required.
Must be fully vaccinated against seasonal Influenza and COVID 19
and provide required vaccination documentation, unless approved for
an exemption or deferral by Southcoast prior to starting
employment.Southcoast Health is a community based health delivery
system with multiple access points, offering an integrated
continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts
and Rhode Island. For more than 100 years, we have provided
quality, patient-focused care in a state-of-the-art environment. By
uniting a single purpose and building an integrated system of
services and resources, we have become one of the largest and
fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts.
Together We Are More.
- 311 years of hospitals' collective continuous 920 + square
miles of service across Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode
- 7,500 + employees: physicians, nurses, IT, Finance, HR, and
- Named to Newsweek's World's Best Hospitals 2019 and Best Place
to Work by the readers of SouthCoastToday
We are committed to providing our employees in Massachusetts and
Rhode Island with optimal benefits that promote a healthy work/life
balance and add value to our employees' lives.
- Generous Earned Time Off Package**
- Health, Dental and Vision Insurance*
- Tuition Assistance**
- Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance*
- Life & AD&D insurance*
- Flexible Spending Accounts*
- 403B Retirement Plan with match
- HealthQuest Wellness Program
- Employee Assistance Program
- Employee Discount Program
- Career Development Opportunities
*Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a
minimum of 24 hours.
**Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a
minimum of 20 hours.
Are you ready to make a difference in your community? Join us as we
strive to be More than medicine.
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