Swedish Medical Center, part of HCA’s HealthONE, is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500 volunteers and more than 1,400 physicians.
With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes, faster than any other facility in the world, Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral center for the most advanced stroke treatment and was the state’s first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also serves as the region’s neurotrauma and orthopedic trauma provider and is the area’s only level I trauma facility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center.
Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty including adult and pediatric emergency, heart care, neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and joint replacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care, gynecology and urology.
Our interventional radiology department leads the region in terms of care. Our program boasts:
First comprehensive stroke center in the region
Performed the first successful IVC thrombectomy with the AngioVac system
Leading center in the Rocky Mountain area for portal vein thrombosis
First interventional radiology department in Colorado to perform an aortic stent graft
The region’s only interventional radiology department to offer four biplane angiography rooms
Vascular malformation center located on campus
Interventional radiology procedures are used to treat a wide variety of diseases, like cancer, aneurysms, deep vein thrombosis, uterine fibroids and varicose veins.
We are seeking an Interventional Radiology Technologist for our team to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
We offer you a generous benefits package including: •Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance •Flexible Spending Accounts •Paid Time Off •Employee Discount Program •Employee Stock Purchase Program •Tuition Reimbursement •Student Loan Repayment
The Special Procedures Tech/IR Tech performs specialized and complex radiographic procedures including invasive neuro, vascular and interventional procedures. The position's tasks and responsibilities include:
Positions patients and adjusts immobilization devices.
Explains procedures to patients and addresses concerns.
Moves x-ray equipment into specified position and adjusts equipment controls to set exposure factors such as time and distance.
Operates mobile x-ray equipment in operating room, emergency department, or at patient's bedside.
Takes pictures and processes film.
Administers and records isotope dosage.
Scrubs and assists Radiologists in surgical setting.
Maintains and calibrates equipment.
Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and responsibilities.
Assists with transporting patients.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows radiation safety techniques in use and disposal of radioactive materials.
Provides safe environment for administering of contrast material.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Job Qualifications include:
Graduate of an accredited program for Radiography.
ARRT (R)(VI) or (CV) certification required.
Current state licensure or permit to practice medical imagining.
Current Certification in Basic Life Support.
Minimum two years working as an Imaging Tech.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.
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