Special Procedures Tech

Location: Lexington, SC
Great opportunity for a Special Procedures Tech ​in the Central SC area, about one hour from Aiken, SC.
 
Responsibilities of the Special Procedures Tech:
  • Properly identifies patient, verifies order, obtains and documents history and reviews H&P. Educates pre and post and consents patients as per protocols. Assumes responsibility for the physical and psychological needs of the patient communicating in a clear, concise caring manner.
  • Observes the patient condition while in the department and seeks help from appropriate personnel when deemed necessary
  • Safely operates dedicated imaging equipment; stationary and mobile, ultrasound equipment, pressure injector, Angiojet, patient monitoring devices, defibrillator, oxygen and suction.
  • Adheres to all regulatory and hospital safety, isolation and infection control procedures/protocols. Provides radiation safety 100% of the time to self, patients and any other healthcare professional participating in the procedure
  • In collaboration with the radiologist, selects, guide wires, catheters, stents and any other interventional devices that may be needed to better patient outcomes
  • Assumes the responsibility for supply inventory and integrity. Maintains an awareness of costs: avoids waste, enters all patient related charges, and maintains equipment to avoid service costs
  • Maintains a flexible and helpful attitude toward schedule changes to accommodate patient needs and to provide coverage 24/7, 365 days per year
  • Navigates the hospital computer systems as is required for the specific job. Processes and stores images on PACS. Prints images as needed
  • Meets and maintains CE requirements per professional organization-ARRT/SCRQSA. Maintains. Assumes responsibility for continued education requirements .Completes all required organizational education, including CPR.
  • Assists in n the collection of data for Performance improvement purposes, reports and documents quality issue, supports new ideas, and follows chain of command when problems arise.
  • Maintains good attendance record in accordance with hospital/unit policies. Demonstrates willingness to adjust work schedule to meet department or hospital needs.
Requirements of the Special Procedures Tech:
  • Minimum two years of experience in interventional radiology preferred and /or graduate of an advanced IR program.
  • Graduate of an accredited School of Radiologic Technology. Graduate of an advanced IR program preferred.
  • South Carolina license, Radiologic Technologists and Technicians
  • Certified by SCRQSA and ARRT.
  • BLS required.
About the area:

The city is located in the middle of the state and is comprised of a diverse variety of neighborhoods, heritages, and historical districts. The city is known for the three rivers that converge in the city. There are multiple colleges and universities in the city. Centrally located in the state, the town also offers residents and visitors a number of day trip activities from beach excursions to the mountain retreats. The vibrant city has a number of parks. Many residents enjoy hiking, kayaking, swimming, running and bike riding in these areas.


 
 
Regards,
 
Stacey Soilis
Full Cycle Healthcare Recruiter
Healthcare Employment Partners
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