Special Procedures Tech in Shawnee Mission, KS at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    6/23/2019
  • Job ID:
    19007368
  • Job Family
    Surgery
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Job Description


Description

Special Procedures Tech AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962 
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

FT Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Scrubs in and assists physician when necessary.

  • Performs all special procedures according to department policies.

  • Takes turn on emergency call.

  • Performs other related duties as required and deemed necessary per Radiology Director.

  • Follows the "Standard of Behavior" guidelines per hospital policy.

  • Preps patient for sterile procedure and maintains sterile field.

  • Selects proper technical factors on an individual patient basis for each examination   .

  • Maintains ethical relationships and cooperates with all personnel in proper conduct of department.

  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.

  • Transfers and positions patients..

  • Applies sterile dressing to injection site.

  • Initiates and assists in controlling Code Blue procedures if called.

  • Cleans and disinfects equipment in procedure room.

  • Maintains adequate record of each procedure done.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

  • Follows AIDET (Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation, and Thank) at all times

  • Attends a minimum of 50% of scheduled department meetings and is accountable for obtaining information from missed meetings.

  • Operates Cerner System proficiently, trouble shots problems with orders and makes corrections within scope of user level.

  • Sets up and maintains all physiological monitoring equipment and supplies.

  • Prepares room for procedure - including sterile field.  Selects proper catheters and guidewires for each procedure.

  • Provides immobilization devices as required.

  • Utilizes PACS and Cerner in an effective manner

  • Operates Medrad Injector; selects proper pressure, rates and volume for each injection.

  • Operates and maintains equipment.

  • Calculates catheter data.

  • Administers opaque media and medication.  Starts IV's as requested by physicians.


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Associate's Degree or Graduate of a Technical School

  • Kansas State License (LRT)

  • AHA Healthcare Provider CPR

  • VI Registry 

  • National Registry (ARRT)

Job Summary:

Under the direction of a Radiologists, performs radiologic procedures at a technical level not requiring constant supervision of technical detail.  Performs a variety of technical ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiologic diagnosis.  Must have room set up (including sterile field) and equipment calibrated prior to start of each procedure.  Initiates Code Blue procedure as necessary.  Assumes responsibilities for Special Procedures and other department duties as needed.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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