Supplemental Cath Lab Rad Tech II - Ben Taub Hospital - Cath Lab
Harris Health System
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 154688
The Sup Cath Lab Radiologic Technician II collaborates with physicians, nurses and other clinical disciplines to provide care to patients undergoing procedures in the cardiac catheterization lab. The Sup Cath Lab Radiologic Tech II assists with the preparation and operation of the radiology equipment during procedures in the catheterization lab suite and ensures that: needed supplies are available; all equipment is functioning properly and set-up correctly prior to the beginning of each case. The Sup Cath Lab Radiologic Tech II works under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse and serves as a preceptor to clinical staff and students.
1. Education/Licensure/Specialized Training:
a. Education: Graduated from an accredited school of Radiologic Technology. The accreditation agency must be recognized by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
b. Licensure/Certification: Medical Radiologic Technologist License by the Texas Medical Board (TMB); Radiologic Technologist Certification by the ARRT; ACLS and CPR
2. Experience: Two years of interventional/cath lab experience required. Three (3) years of invasive cardiac experience preferred.; Experience with STEMI care
3. Equipment Operated: All ionizing radiation equipment associated with STEMI care in the cath lab
1. Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
2. Other Skills: Medical Terms, PC
3. Work Schedule: Weekends, Holidays, Flexible, On-Call
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.