With minimum supervision operates radiologic equipment and assists physicians in performing interventional radiologic procedures, heart catheterization and electrophysiology diagnostic and interventional advanced procedures in a professional manner while providing quality diagnostic procedures. These methods are established through the use of the procedure manual ensuring the best quality care possible is given and that all standards are observed. Also assists physicians in sterile interventional procedures as a scrub and operates other specialized equipment in the interventional and heart and EP cath labs.
Basic Computer Knowledge
Must possess excellent human relations skills to promote growth among staff members.Must be able to objectively make decisions regarding any associate or departmental conflicts.Must also be able to demonstrate good writing and speaking skills to communicate effectively. Graduate of an accredited radiologic technology program
Preferred minimum of one (1) year of experience in a hospital or physician office environment, but will accept students from and AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology to train.
Experience in interventional radiology and or Heart/EP catheterization lab is preferred.
High school diploma or equivalent
ARRT, RT (R). Must be registered or registry eligible and complete the requirements for certification within the first year of employment.
BLS required; ACLS preferred
Medical Radiologic Technologist Certified with Texas Medical Board Advanced Certification in Cardiac or Vascular Interventional or Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.