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Rad Tech PRN

2023-07-25
  • Organization

  • Lutheran Hospital of Indiana Lutheran Hospital of Indiana

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  • Part Time

Job Description

Cardiovascular Radiologic Technologist - PRN position in the Interventional Radiology Unit at Lutheran Health Network - Lutheran Hospital

  • PRN: day shift and helping with open call coverage after 4 PM and on weekends (shift times vary)
  • May be required to orient at a full time capacity 
  • Previous Rad Tech experience required - Cath Lab or IR experience preferred. Hospital experience required. 

About this unit: 

This is a high-level Interventional Radiology Lab that performs emergent procedures to support our Comprehensive Stroke Center Accreditation and Level II trauma services. This team also performs a vast array of IR procedures on Lutheran Hospital outpatients and inpatients

  • NEW IR Suite opening Spring 2023! Utilize state-of-the-art and advanced technology in LH's IR lab.
  • Rad Techs in this area can expect to be challenged clinically. This team participates in high-level, complex procedures as well as transfer patients from outlying hospitals. 
  • Join a strong, tenured team of IR professionals with a passion for educating and supporting their peers.

Job Summary: 

  • Under the immediate direction of the Nurse Manager, Interventional Radiology, assists physician and medical team in preparing patients and performing interventional radiology procedures through scrubbing and circulating duties.
  • Interventional Radiology procedures include (but aren't limited to) the following:  embolization of acute bleeds, cerebral/carotid angiogram and intervention, acute stroke intervention (ischemic and hemorrhagic), chemo embolization, tumor embolization, fistulagram with intervention, placement of dialysis catheters, vertebroplasty/kyphoplasty, peripheral angiogram with intervention, arterial and venous lysis treatment, inferior vena cava filter placement/retrieval, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt placement, tunneled drain placement, percutaneous drain placement, central line placement, gastric/jejunal tube placement, infusaport placement/removal, and tunneled catheter placement for long term infusions. 

Registration/Certification/Licensure:

  • Current state licensure and registration (or eligible) with the American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT).
  • Current Indiana State Board of Health General Certificate for Radiographers
  • CPR within 30 days of hire 
  • ACLS within 1 year of hire

Experience:

  • Prefer prior procedural area Rad Tech experience - possibly with IR and/or Cath Lab

Education:

  • Successful completion of a radiological diagnostic education from an accredited program.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Reach out to: kelsey_frank@chs.net

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