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Type: Full Time
Location: Savannah, Georgia
Job Code: 26960-5997
MEMORIAL HEALTH UMC SAVANNAH IS LOOKING FOR A SPECIAL PROCEDURES TECHNOLOGIST
Provides high quality radiological procedures (diagnostic and interventional) with minimal risk to the patient and team members. Performs procedures safely, economically according to hospital, departmental policy and procedures, with the ability to perform life saving techniques.
Scrub in and assist the physician in the diagnostic or interventional procedures
Prep and circulate within the procedure room and procure all equipment needed for given procedures
Assess the patient for factors that may indicate or contraindicate the procedure, such as medications, insufficient patient preparation or artifacts etc.
Verify clinical information according to departmental policies (Red Rules, Time out)
Demonstrate a thorough understanding and working knowledge of normal anatomy, abnormal anatomy, and physiology, radiation safety, interventional supplies and equipment operation
Recognize and resolve equipment operations, problems, and discrepancies, anticipate patient needs and concerns and determine the appropriate care needed
Administer intravascular contrast media and medication according to protocol
Archives images to data storage devices according to established guidelines and practice radiation protection for themselves, patients, and others
Use professional judgment and critical thinking when performing procedures
Documents diagnostic and interventional treatment and patient data in the appropriate records timely, accurate, concise and complete
*THIS IS A FULL-TIME BENEFIT ELIGIBLE POSITION, NO WEEKENDS*
What we offer:
* Ask if you qualify for relocation assistance.
* Competitive salary
* Generous PTO Plan
* Great medical plans, vision & dental benefits, life & disability benefits, etc.
* 401(k) Plan with 100% match
* Employee Stock Purchase Program
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Consumer discounts
* And many, many more!
WELL ESTABLISHED HOSPITAL WITH A MAGNITUDE OF SERVICES!
Memorial Health University Medical Center (MHUMC) is a nonprofit, 612-bed hospital in Savannah, Georgia. We opened our doors in 1955 and have evolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region. We are a regional referral center for heart care, cancer care, trauma care, children's care, high-risk pregnancies, and high-risk newborn care. Our hospital includes the region's only Level 1 trauma center, the region's only children's hospital, and the Savannah campus of Mercer University School of Medicine.
Memorial Health serves 35 counties across southeast Georgia and southern South Carolina. In addition to MHUMC, our system includes primary and specialty care doctors, business services, and NurseOne, our 24-hour call center. We also have a major medical education program that trains residents in diagnostic radiology, family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, and surgery.
Memorial Health University Medical Center has earned local, regional, and national honors. At MHUMC, we are not content with business as usual. Our goal is to create a new standard for excellence that will not only serve our current patients, but also change the future of medicine.
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Radiologic Technology Training Program that is an approved ARRT program
Passed boards or registry for ARRT or credentialed by RCIS; ACLS within six months of hire
One year experience as a Radiographer or RCIS required
One year experience as a Special Procedures Tech preferred
Last Edited: 09/18/2018
Diversity is valued and actively promoted in the workforce at all levels. We strive to celebrate cultural and other differences and consider them strengths of the organization.
We are committed to:
Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve.
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