Providence Health & Services Registered Catheterization Technologist in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Registered Catherization Technologist (Cardiac Cath Lab, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, Rotating Call Required) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Utilize the interdepartmental network for entering and retrieving patient data and analysis information
Functionally operate all radiographic and physiologic equipment. Develops trouble shooting techniques
Maintain an adequate supply of instruments and supplies in each room to meet patients changing needs
Maintain awareness of age-appropriate resources for patient support
Maintain work areas in orderly and replenished state where inventory, equipment and records are utilized Performs other work as required
Perform calculations relating to physiologic data Completes all appropriate paperwork as per established practices
Process films/disks and maintains quality control to assure proper film density, identification and splicing requirements
Readily attend to patient’s emotional and physical needs including comfort and safety requirements
Respond to on-call situations for cardiac and other vascular procedures in a professional manner
Scrub in and assists physicians demonstrating well developed anticipation skills and a good working knowledge of correct views of heart and major vessels
Work with other Cath Lab members gathering all necessary equipment and supplies to meet patient and physician needs
Report and documents any unusual patient or administrative occurrence that may have an effect on the patient’s and/or staff’s well being
Required Qualifications for this position include:
Completion of an accredited Cardiovascular Program resulting in registry eligibility
Associate's Degree in Radiology Technologist
Either National Registry or Registry eligible as a Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (CCI) or Registered Radiologic Technology (ARRT) in good standing that is licensed with the Montana Board of Radiologic Technologists
If Registry eligible, must obtain registry within 6 months of employment
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies:
American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider),
American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or
Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 1 year of catheterization laboratory experience
About the department you will serve:
Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Cardiopulmonary Technologist
Req ID: 257898