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RN – Interventional Radiology Tech – Lab – Orlando in Orlando, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/16/2019

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RN – Interventional Radiology Tech – Lab – Orlando

AdventHealth Orlando seeks to hire an Interventional Radiology Technologist who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.



Work Hours/Shifts:

6a - 2:30p, M-F



*$10,000 Sign-on Bonus available for eligible candidates (see terms below)



Job Summary:

The RN – Interventional Radiology Tech works in the highly-specialized Interventional Angio Lab or radiology recovery room that caters to the needs of patients requiring constant monitoring and whose clinical conditions are considered critical. Adept at recognizing and responding to changes in patient condition that could lead to serious complications and providing immediate interventions as required. Proficiency in operating and managing complex medical equipment and assisting physicians in the management of the patient. Responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities to identified age specific groups ranging from newborn to geriatric. Responsible for administering and monitoring adult conscious sedation. Utilizes the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Knowledge of nursing care methods and procedures
  • Ability to work as a Team player within a unit
  • Ability to learn and master new tasks related to Interventional Radiology including scrubbing and circulating
  • Effective verbal and oral communication and problem-solving skills
  • Interventional Radiology or Cath Lab Nursing (Preferred)
  • Ability to administer conscious sedation (Preferred)
  • Ability to be trained to assist in Interventional Radiology Procedures (Preferred)
  • Graduate of a school of nursing
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • Current registration with Florida State Board of Nursing as a registered professional nurse
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Advanced life support certification (ACLS, PALS)
  • EKG (based on patient population; see document EKG and Pediatric and Advanced Life Support Requirements)
  • Professional certification (CCRN, CNRN, CRN, SCRN) (Preferred)
  • NIH Stroke Certification(Preferred)


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

  • Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth Orlando’s service standards.
  • Assists physician with sterile procedures, anticipates their needs and utilizes knowledge of all necessary equipment and supplies. Ensures aseptic techniques are observed. Removes sheaths and holds arterial pressure until hemostasis. Utilizes two patient identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam.
  • Assists healthcare team. Handles various job tasks simultaneously. Works to improve productivity by maintaining IR Suite ready status by preparing the Suite and equipment for the next procedure. [Personal Productivity and Accountability].
  • Inputs procedural charges into the computer system. [Data Processing].
  • Applies appropriate use of PPE: follows the OSHA/AdventHealth Infection Control policies for handling blood or body substances, waste disposal for biohazardous and non-biohazardous waste and keeps a safe environment for patients, visitors and co-workers. Operates and maintains equipment in a safe manner. [Safety and Environment of Care].
  • Performs a full range of IR procedures. Utilizes the knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary to perform safe and effective procedures on patients of all ages (neonate/infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatrics). The knowledge and skills are acquired through formal training, in-service, continuing education and/or experience. Willing to learn/adapt to new technologies and protocols and help develop the knowledge and competency of co-workers and students. Addresses patient needs, questions and anxieties [Clinical Competence].
  • Participates in quality improvement initiatives while understanding the department performance trends and established standards. Participates in patient satisfaction initiatives. Utilizes patient service recovery resources when appropriate. [Performance Improvement].
  • Attends department meetings consistently and promotes positive dialogue with respect to department objectives. Listens and is responsible to understand all agenda items. [Department Meeting Attendance].
  • Takes call as rotated/assigned and responds (in hospital) within 30 minutes.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
  • May perform waived and/or non-waived Point of Care Testing. If performing non-waived Point of Care Testing, as defined in AHCA rule 59A-7.034, must have approved competency and documented proof (copy of either diploma or transcript, at the highest level of academic achievement) at the time of AdventHealth non-waived Point of Care training.
  • Participates in annual radiation exposure education. Properly wears Dosimeter badge and seeks to minimize radiation exposure.
  • Assists with a full range of imaging diagnostic tests and procedures. Utilizes knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary to provide safe and effective care to patients of all ages (neonate/infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatrics). The knowledge and skills are acquired through formal training, in-service, continuing education and/or experience. Willing to learn/adapt to new processes and protocols and help develop the knowledge and competency of co-workers.
  • Participates in quality improvement initiatives while understanding the department performance trends and established standards. Participates in department employee engagement and patient satisfaction initiatives. Utilizes patient service recovery resources when appropriate. Assists healthcare team. Handles various job tasks simultaneously. Collaborates with all modalities/departments. Works to improve productivity within department.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the RN – Interventional Radiology Tech . opportunity with AdventHealth Orlando and apply online today.



*Bonus Details:

  • Applicable experience required.
  • Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
  • Full Time employment contract required.
  • Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.


Job Keywords:

RN, Interventional Radiology Tech, Imaging, Orlando



Position Location:  Orlando
Job:  Imaging
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Associate's Degree
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Apr 12, 2019, 12:29:40 PM

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