To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
Under the supervision of the Interventional Radiology Manager and/or Assistant Chief Technologist, performs a wide variety of technical and professional duties utilizing complex imaging equipment to produce quality IR images as requested for subsequent interpretation by the radiologist. All duties are performed according to departmental and organizational policies and procedures., Promotes service excellence in all interactions as outlined in the Key Behaviors in the YNHH Core Success Factors.
Graduation from an A.M.A. approved Radiologic Technology program. AS degree required,BS degree preferred.
Demonstrated technical skills to meet entry level standards of routine IR imaging techniques and/or experience in complex diagnostic studies such as myelography, venography, biopsies, etc desirable., At least 1 year experience in a hospital radiology department.,One-Two years experience in a hospital radiology department preferred. Experience in O.R., Biopsies or other invasive procedures desirable. Consideration is given to new graduates of accredited Special Procedures program. Cardiovascular Internventional experience preferred.
RT(R) certification by the American Registry of, Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), (may not be on any type of probation). Vascular Interventional (VI) credentials preferred. Connecticut State License and CPR Certification.
Proficient in routine IR imaging techniques, above average knowledge of computer / PACS applications, and good organizational and communication/customer service skills. Extensive understanding of anatomy and physiology is important.
Must be able to lift 40 pounds to assist with patient transfers as well as stand and wear a lead apron for extended periods of time.