Interventional Radiology Technologist 1

Employer
Inova Health System
Location
Falls Church City, VA
Posted
May 04, 2021
Closes
May 05, 2021
Ref
2126417407
Specialty
Nursing, Radiology

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About Inova

Job Description

Inova is Northern Virginia's leading nonprofit healthcare provider, recognized in 2019 and 2020 by U.S. News & World Report, which named Inova Fairfax Hospital the #1 hospital in the Washington, DC region. Each of Inova's five hospitals holds a 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), distinguishing Inova as the highest-rated large health system in the U.S., and the only system to have all hospitals receive five stars. All five Inova hospitals were awarded 'A' grades for the spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, recognizing Inova's achievements in protecting patients from harm and providing safer healthcare. Inova Fairfax Medical Campus was named to the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list, ranking in the top 10 nationwide among Major Teaching Hospitals. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time, every touch - to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova's 18,000 team members serve more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Inova is home to Northern Virginia's only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,936 licensed beds. More information and statistics about Inova can be found at www.inova.org .

Make the most out of your clinical ability and join our highly skilled Interventional Radiology Team at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. Our hardworking team of Interventional Radiologists, Neurosurgeons, Vascular Surgeons, Nurses, and Interventional Radiology Technologists offer excellent patient care across many modalities including Body IR, Peripheral Vascular, Neuro Interventional, and Aortic Endovascular. Take your career to the next level by participating in our clinical advancement ladder, fostering the opportunity for career development and personal growth. As a part of the Heart and Vascular Institute, we pride ourselves in serving our patients in thrombectomy stroke care, endovascular aortic repair, peripheral vascular disease, interventional oncology, and interventional pulmonary procedures.

Technical Skills

Technical Skills: Provides high-quality imaging using various modalities for endovascular angiography
examination. Patient Assessment: Collaborates with the team to collect data pre-and post-procedure, and prepares
patients for procedures in CVIR. Equipment Operation and Maintenance. Safely and competently operates all
radiographic, processing, and inventory equipment in CVIR. Patient Advocate. Acts as a liaison between physician,
family, and other interdepartmental units. Utilization of Resources. As part of the CVIR team, utilizes the laboratories
efficiently and safely. Quality Assurance. Participates with the team in unit assignment quality assurance projects.

The ideal candidate will have dynamic experience in Body IR, Peripheral Vascular, Neuro Interventional, and Aortic Endovascular to include Scrub, monitoring , and circulating.

Inova hospitals were once again awarded 'A' grades for the Spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. Our commitment to keeping patients safe, means there's no safer place for you to work.

* Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE
* Strict PPE requirements for all staff and visitors
* All team members are trained in the latest screening guidelines
* Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings and offered free to visitors
* New safety wayfinding and social distancing signage is installed everywhere
* Waiting rooms and registration areas are arranged for social distancing
* We deep-clean our facilities nightly; we wipe surfaces and sanitize throughout the day
* Hand sanitizer is available everywhere at all times
* All team members are required to practice frequent hand washing
* Patients with symptoms are immediately directed to separate exam rooms
* Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas
* Inova operates drive-through Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities

Requirements

* Preferred: 1 year of experience as an Interventional Radiology Technologist.
* Graduate of an accredited school of Radiography
* Basic Life SUpport (BLS) certification form the American Heart Association.
* ARRT registry eligible in Vascular Interventional (VI) or Cardiovascular (CV)
* Effective verbal and written communication skills, computer skills, and knowledge of sterile technique
* 10 hour Day shift, night and weekend on-call requirements

Our commitment to keeping patients safe, means there's no safer place for you to work. We safeguard our patients, by safeguarding our team members.

* Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE
* Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings, and offered free to visitors
* Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas
* Inova operates curbside Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities
* All team members are trained in the latest screening guidelines

IHVI
IND6
Work Site Location
INOVA FAIRFAX MEDICAL CAMPUS
Work Site Address
3300 GALLOWS ROAD
Work Site City/State
FALLS CHURCH, VA
Schedule
Days Vary
Shift
10 hour Day/Night
EEO Tagline
M/F/Vets/Disabled