Supplemental Cath Lab Rad Tech II - Ben Taub Hospital - Cath Lab
At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Skills / Requirements
The Sup Cath Lab Radiologic Technician II collaborates with physicians, nurses and other clinical disciplines to provide care to patients undergoing procedures in the cardiac catheterization lab. The Sup Cath Lab Radiologic Tech II assists with the preparation and operation of the radiology equipment during procedures in the catheterization lab suite and ensures that: needed supplies are available; all equipment is functioning properly and set-up correctly prior to the beginning of each case. The Sup Cath Lab Radiologic Tech II works under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse and serves as a preceptor to clinical staff and students.
1. Education/Licensure/Specialized Training:
a. Education: Graduated from an accredited school of Radiologic Technology. The accreditation agency must be recognized by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
b. Licensure/Certification: Medical Radiologic Technologist License by the Texas Medical Board (TMB); Radiologic Technologist Certification by the ARRT; ACLS and CPR
2. Experience: Two years of interventional/cath lab experience required. Three (3) years of invasive cardiac experience preferred.; Experience with STEMI care
3. Equipment Operated: All ionizing radiation equipment associated with STEMI care in the cath lab
1. Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
2. Other Skills: Medical Terms, PC
3. Work Schedule: Weekends, Holidays, Flexible, On-Call