Cardiovascular Radiologic Technologist (Cath Lab)
Cardiovascular Radiologic Technologist (Cath Lab) Requisition #: 2407 Location: Johns Hopkins Intrastaff, Columbia, MD 21044 Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional Work Week: Temporary Full Time Weekend Work Required: No Date Posted: Sept. 3, 2021Johns Hopkins Intrastaff is the internal staffing agency for the Johns Hopkins Health System and partner hospitals, providing temporary support to a variety of the Johns Hopkins locations. Our employees are the strength of our service. Intrastaff is unique because it's one of the very few agencies where a person has the benefit of being a temporary employee and also feels like a member of a large organization. Working at Hopkins means joining a culturally diverse team that includes some of the best nurses, physicians and allied health professionals in the world. Directly or indirectly, you'll have exposure to cutting-edge technology and groundbreaking medical research.Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, MD is seeking a Cardiovascular Radiologic Technologist for the Cath Lab.Schedule: 40 hours per week 7:30am - 4pmRequirements: Responsible for assisting physicians with the performance of cardiology related procedures including diagnostic and therapeutic procedures: Left heart cath / right heart cath / PCI / IABP insertion / Pericardiocentesis / Swan-Ganz insertion / stress testing / nuclear stress testing /implantable LOOP recorder.Will function in multiple areas with the cardiology area such as Cath Lab/Stress Lab/Nuclear Stress Lab.Will function in a variety of roles such as radiology technologist/documenter/Stress Lab assistant/Nuclear Stress Lab assistant.Counsels patients on the radiographic aspects of the procedures to be performed. Prepares patients for procedures including the accurate placement of EKG electrodes for monitoring of cardiac rhythm using multiple modality equipment Utilizes sterile technique to prepare procedure trays, perform site preparation, drape patient, and organize instruments and supplies. Monitors patient vital signs during examination. Obtains images, archives specific images and manages back up of image date of radiology system. Qualifications: Requires completion of an AMA approved program in Radiolog ic Technology or equivalent, which normally is acquired in a two-year college or technical school program.Minimum 1 year Cath Lab experience. ARRT certified with current registration required. Radiography license by the Maryland Board of Physicians and current BLS and ACLS certification required.Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.