FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Portsmouth, VA, USA
  • Full Time

 

Radiographic Technologist - Interventional Vascular (Angiography) job in Portsmouth, Virginia. 

The  job is a civilian position within the extensive military medical system. Civilian and military personnel work together in hospitals and clinics providing a full range of services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families.

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Multiple positions
  • Variable shifts covering a 24/7 facility 
  • Full-time hours
  • PTO - fantastic accrual rate
  • Paid holidays
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)

 

Radiographic Technologist - Interventional Vascular (Angiography) Job Overview:

  • Perform a full range of interventional angiography (invasive vascular) procedures on patients resulting in accurate diagnosis and/or optimal treatment while maintaining maximum patient safety and comfort.
  • Perform/review a baseline patient assessment, evaluate patient response to diagnostic or interventional procedures.
  • Provide assistance during interventional procedures to attending radiologists or surgeons. Provide direct assistance for invasive procedures including drainages, biopsies, radio frequency ablations, cryoablations and new interventional procedures established during the term of this task order.
  • Be responsible for radiation protection of patients and personnel in accordance with command safety guidelines.
  • Be proficient in the operation and maintenance of diagnostic and therapeutic equipment used for procedures.
  • Arrive, depart, and log completed patients in the command's hospital information system (CHCS) and in the scanner log books. Send appropriate image series to the radiologist for reading via the PACS according to department protocol.
  • Evaluate patients for contrast compatibility: renal function, allergy history, contrasts contraindications.
  • Recognize and report to the radiologist any symptoms which have a direct bearing on the patient's condition while in Interventional Radiology or CT such as adverse reaction to contrast media or IV infiltration. Recognize the need for and initiate emergency measures for critical situations such as respiratory or cardiac arrest.
  • Recognize the significance of all anatomical structures and acute pathology. Bring critical findings to the attention of the radiologist.
  • Stock and maintain an adequate level of supplies required for various interventional examinations.
  • Perform system calibrations and quality control tasks according to manufacturer and command instructions daily. Recognize artifacts and equipment errors and notify designated Government personnel of outlying values.  Perform daily checks of the crash cart and monthly checks of emergency contrast reaction kits and restroom emergency call bells.
  • Initiate repair call procedures for equipment malfunctions by notifying designated Government personnel.Report problems to the Biomedical Repair Section and record the problem condition in the trouble call log book.

Radiographic Technologist - Interventional Vascular (Angiography) Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • 1 year full-time experience as a diagnostic radiologic technologist within the preceding two (2) years, to include experience with digital imaging.
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) approved continuing medical education of 12 hours within the last 12 months.
  • Registration as a Radiological Technologist with American Registry of Radiologic Technologists(ARRT) with a subspecialty certification as a Vascular-Interventional Radiography(VI) technologist as determined by ARRT.
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Vascular Interventional (VI) certification.
  • Full time interventional vascular (angiography) technologist of at least 18 continuous months within the preceding 24 months, to include experience with digital imaging and electronic Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS).
  • ARRT approved continuing medical education of at least 12 hours within the last 12 months.

 

 Position contingent on contract award with a Fall start date. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR  provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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