Job Description

Payroll Title:
CATH LAB RADLG TCHNO
Department:
CARDIOVASCULAR CENTER
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
90%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
2
Work Schedule:
12 hrs/day, M-F with call rotation

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#112924 Cath Lab Rad Tech

Filing Deadline: Fri 12/10/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/24/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/06/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under general supervision, the CCL Radiology Technologist operates digital radiological imaging equipment in accordance with guidelines outlined in Title 17. Oversees the performance of quality control procedures. Enforces principles of radiation safety and practices radiation safety procedures. Assists the cardiologists, pulmonologist, and CV surgeons during diagnostic and interventional procedures in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab and OR Hybrid Room. Assists the professional nursing staff with the preparation of the patients for diagnostic and interventional procedures.

Prepares, operates and ensures the proper functioning of equipment associated with the performance of these procedures. Demonstrates knowledge of human anatomy. Monitors and records events, including the performance of hemodynamic calculations. Operates digital processing equipment and performs quality control procedures as required. Also participates in performance improvement activities. Assists with patient transportation as needed. Responsibilities also include the requirement to be "on-call" when assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • California Radiology Technologist - Fluoroscopy (CRT-F).

  • Registered Technologist for Radiography issued by ARRT (R.T(R)(ARRT)).

  • BLS/CPR and ACLS certification at time of hire with commitment to get ART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • One (1) year of experience as a Radiologic Technologist.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of computers and new technology such as Computerized Radiography (CR) and Digital Radiography (DR).

  • Working knowledge of Radiology Information system (RIS), and Hospital Information System (HIS).

  • Has training in another modality that the incumbent can provide cross coverage during normal scheduled times or during expected/unexpected staff scheduling issues.

  • Ability to deal tactfully with people and develop good working relationships.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two (2) years of Cardiac Cath Lab experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work flexible hours, which may include evenings, nights, weekends, holidays and call (diagnostic and/or surgery) and some overtime if necessary for unexpected staffing issues.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
  • Must be able to wear lead apron.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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