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Interventional Radiology Technologist - Full-time, First Shift

**Job Title:**

Interventional Radiology Technologist - Full-time, First Shift

**Department:**

Interventional Radiology

**Shift:**

1st

**Full/Part:**

Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

**Specialty:**

**Job Number:**

2021-1196

**Job Description:**

**Interventional Radiology Technologist - Interventional Radiology**

Full-time, First Shift

Join our Interventional Radiology Department as a key member of a supportive team!

**Position Highlights:**

+ The Interventional Radiology Technologist provides quality patient care in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

+ Applies knowledge of the modality to produce quality diagnostic images

+ Full-time, first shift; 4 10-hour days per week, rotating, on-call

**Position Responsibilities:**

+ Provides quality patient care as defined by Departmental and Age Specific standards of care

+ Assist Radiologist in the performance of procedures. Handles, administers and documents medications under direct supervision of a radiologist and following the guidelines of the Rush Pharmacy and technical licensure

+ Handles, administers and documents medications under the supervision of a radiologist and following the guidelines of the Rush Pharmacy and technical licensure

+ Maintains logs and documentation as per departmental protocol.

+ Provides patient history or information necessary for proper interpretation of the procedure and

maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.

+ Follows departmental protocols and procedures in the performance of exams and produces work that meets quality standards.

+ Produces work in an efficient manner that meets departmental productivity standards.

+ Maintains the physical work environment in a manner that meets departmental and regulatory requirements.

+ Attains a working knowledge of the Radiology Information System and PACS.

+ Reports supply shortage or equipment failure to section supervisor.

+ Participates in the training and development of students assigned to area through clinical affiliations.

**Position Qualifications Include:**

+ Formal training in an accredited Radiologic Technology Program.

+ Valid Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) license.

+ Registry or Registry-eligible with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

+ Must be proficient in modality physics and operation of equipment.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of human anatomy, pathology and physiology.

+ Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work in a team-oriented environment.

+ Requires full range body motion including handling and lifting patients when necessary.

+ Requires manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination

+ Demonstrates good interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work in a team-oriented environment.

**Company Highlights:**

+ Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.

+ Rush is a not-for-profit health care, education and research enterprise comprising Rush University Medical Center,Rush University (http://www.rushu.rush.edu/servlet/Satellite?c=Page&cid=1135724036179&pag...) ,Rush Oak Park Hospital (http://roph.org/) andRush Health (http://www.rush-health.com/RHA/) .

+ Rush's 14-story hospital Tower is the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, and is the symbol of a philosophy-an evolution in the delivery of patient-centered care.

+ Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 664 licensed beds

+ Rush offers a competitive salary, valuable healthy living benefits to include: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future. Whether you're saving for retirement or a child's education, Rush offers benefits to help you make the most of your moneynow and in the future.

**Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.**