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Interventional Radiology Tech - Casual

Requisition #

50265BR

Physical Location

Fridley, Minnesota

Posted Date

03-Oct-2019

Dept. Name

UNY Interventional Radiology

Hours Per Week

0

Contract

Unity 113 Technicals

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Mercy Hospital is the premier hospital in the northern metropolitan communities of the Twin Cities. It is located on two campuses: one in Coon Rapids, and one in Fridley. Together, these facilities offer nationally recognized clinical excellence and compassionate health care services, including cancer care, heart and vascular services, emergency and trauma care, surgical services and da Vinci® System, The Mother Baby Center at Mercy with Children’s Minnesota, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, the Joint Replacement Center and women’s and children’s services. In 2016, Mercy Hospital was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S. by Truven Health Analytics. With 3,500+ employees, 830+ affiliated physicians and 420 staffed beds, Mercy Hospital provides inpatient and outpatient services to more than 270,000 patients each year.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 50265

Provides quality radiographic images for diagnostic and interventional radiology procedures

  • Operates equipment safely and in accordance with manufacturers and regulatory standards / Minnesota state law
  • Understands and practices principles of Radiation Safety
  • Assistant to physician doing procedure maintaining sterile technique
  • Provides imaging with minimum required radiation dose
  • Assessment / evaluation of previous contrast reaction, specific patient requirements
  • Evaluates previous procedure history, locates records / exams
  • Provides pre / post procedure patient data processing
  • Acts as staff / MD resource regarding radiology and procedures
  • Accurately captures supply and procedure charges for billing purposes
  • Quality management
  • Emergency preparedness

Education

Graduate from an accredited School of Radiologic Technology.

Qualification/Skills

  • A.R.R.T. Registered Technologist
  • Strong clinical knowledge base in interventional radiology
  • Strong critical thinking and patient care competencies for assessment intervention, and contributing to health care team planning evaluation
  • The ability to work intimately with patients and families throughout the live continuum
  • Ability to establish effective relationships with heath care team members, managers, leaders and key persons who relate to the patient and family during times of illness, crisis or development
  • Be a resource for anatomic viewing

Work Schedule

Able to take off premise call every 4th weekend or more and holidays. The scheduled hours of call is 7am - 5pm (10 hours) Saturday and Sunday and including holidays. Not on call the remainder of the day. Schedule available during time of interview.
Must be willing to rotate to Mercy campus also if needed. Interested in someone who could also help our when staff are on PTO.

Location/Community Information

Fridley is known for a small-town atmosphere in the midst of a metro area. Fridley schools experience unusually strong enrollment by nonresidents who cite quality academics, good school climate, and personalized attention for each student, as their reasons for choosing the Fridley Schools.

Fridley:

  • Located 15 miles North of Minneapolis
  • Population = 20,000
  • Service Area = 600,350

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

50265BR
Radiology