Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford Sr. Special Procedures Tech- IR (1.0 FTE, Days) in Palo Alto, California
1.0 FTE, 8 Hour Day Shifts
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is the heart and soul of Stanford Children’s Health. Nationally ranked and internationally recognized, our 311-bed hospital is devoted entirely to pediatrics and obstetrics. Our six centers of excellence provide comprehensive services and deep expertise in key obstetric and pediatric areas: brain & behavior, cancer, heart, pregnancy & newborn, pulmonary and transplant. We also provide an additional, wide range of services for babies, kids and pregnant moms.
The Senior Special Procedures Radiologic Technologist (RT) sets exposure parameters and provides the radiographic technical expertise during cardiovascular, neurovascular and angiographic procedures. Utilizes Fluoroscopy (in or outside of radiology) and/or CT.
Directly assists the physician(s) during cardiovascular, interventional, neurovascular, and pediatric angiographic or other diagnostic or therapeutic imaging procedures.
Functions as an informational resource to others regarding equipment and procedures.
Operates fixed and mobile angiographic equipment including x-ray system controls, diagnostic and digital image archival and power injectors.
Performs required quality control procedures on equipment and initiates repair as necessary to maintain safe usage.
Responsible for working with the Radiology Leadership team in the training of new staff.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.
Education: Graduate of an accredited Radiological Technology school
Experience: Three (3) years of progressively responsible and directly related work experience
Licensure/Certification: BLS Certification
Licensure/Certification: RTF – Radiology Technologist Fluoroscopy Certification
Licensure/Certification: CRT – Certified Radiology Technologist
Licensure/Certification: ARRT-RTR - Registered Technologist - Radiography, ARRT
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
These are the observable and measurable attributes and skills required to perform successfully the essential functions of the job and are generally demonstrated through qualifying experience, education, or licensure/certification.
Knowledge of hemodynamic monitoring systems
Knowledge of basic computer skills
Ability to perform general and specialized radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures which meet the departments standard of quality
Ability to troubleshoot, document and communicate equipment problems
Ability to communicate effectively with patients, co-workers, and visitors
Ability to deal tactfully and sympathetically with patients
Ability to follow written and oral instructions
Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with others
Ability to work well in a team environment
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, LPCH does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or identity, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability. Women and men, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.