SunCityWestRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Sun City West jobs

Special Procedures Tech

Company: Banner Health
Location: Sun City West
Posted on: September 16, 2023

Job Description:

Primary City/State:Sun City West, ArizonaDepartment Name: Angiography-HospWork Shift: DayJob Category:Clinical CarePhoenix is Arizona s major city and the fifth most populated city in the United States. It includes the posh resorts and green golf courses of Scottsdale, Tempe s lively college-town vibes, arts-friendly Mesa and pro-sports hub Glendale, several American Indian tribal lands, and the suburban cities of Chandler and Gilbert.Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center and Banner Boswell Medical Center are dedicated to a high-tech, high-touch philosophy of care that has kept us a top healthcare choice in the Northwest Valley. We are deeply committed to providing the highest quality of clinical care along with an excellent patient care experience. This position will help support our Medical Imaging teams at Banner Del Webb and Banner Boswell.As a Special Procedure Technologist at Banner Del Webb and Boswell, you will have the opportunity to assist Radiologists in interventional procedures; procedural tray set up, scrub/circulate, operate Siemens Axiom Artis, Philips Alura Xper, Siemens Zeego, image transfer to PACS, procedural charging in Cerner RadNet. You will be responsible for supply tracking (SpaceTrax Inventory Application) and stocking the procedural suite. Whether you're looking to sharpen your skills or advance in your career, this is the perfect opportunity for you.Preferred Qualifications: Special Procedures Technologist with experience in Interventional Radiology is preferred. Will consider training a serious Radiologic Technologist that is looking to advance. Advanced certification in Vascular Interventional Technology, (or completed within 18 months of hire) is required.Work Schedule: 3 x 8 hours daytime shifts available. On Call requiredLocation: Banner Del Webb / Banner Boswell, Interventional Radiology in Medical Imaging. Specific Job Detail: Assist Radiologists in interventional procedures; procedural tray set up, scrub/circulate, operate Siemens Axiom Artis, Philips Alura Xper, Siemens Zeego, image transfer to PACS, procedural charging in Cerner RadNet. Enjoy an 18%-night shift differential and a flat rate $5/hour weekend shift differential when applicable.Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center excels in providing extraordinary health care to residents of the northwest Valley of metro Phoenix and is recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix s Best Hospitals. With 390 licensed beds, the hospital provides a wide range of services, including acute medical and surgical services as well as intensive care, emergency and urgent care, inpatient/outpatient surgery, cardiac catheterization, neurology, orthopedics, oncology, urology, pulmonary, obstetrics and gynecology, extended care, outpatient diagnostic services, acute and outpatient rehabilitation and adult behavioral services.POSITION SUMMARYThis position performs prescribed specialized radiographic procedures as directed by following department/facility policies, procedures and protocols. This position ensures optimal care/treatment to patient population.CORE FUNCTIONS1. Performs radiographic diagnostic/interventional special procedures by following and verifying referring providers orders. Uses independent judgment and applies learned methodologies according to established policy and procedures.2. Educates patients/families regarding procedure and/or treatment to be performed. Demonstrates professional behavior/conduct in all interactions; fosters teamwork, efficient use of resources and quality patient outcomes.3. Produces high quality images and prepares/presents them with other pertinent patient information for timely interpretation. Prepares and maintains accurate documentation.4. Demonstrates competence in performing prescribed invasive/interventional procedures if applicable in accordance with established policies. Demonstrates competence in the administration of radiopharmaceuticals and other approved medications.5. Performs and evaluates equipment quality control measurements. Demonstrates the ability to trouble shoot and notifies appropriate personnel to maintain equipment performance. Maintains a safe environment for patients, personnel, and visitors. Adheres to radiation safety policies.6. Accountable for the ethical, legal, and professional responsibilities related to radiology practice. This includes maintaining confidentiality of all work information.7. Assures the efficient operation of workflow of the department. Monitors and maintains an adequate inventory of supplies and material to ensure non-interruption of services.8. Independently performs prescribed radiographic procedures in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures and protocols to patients. Internal customers: All levels of medical imaging and nursing management and staff, medical staff, and all other members of the interdisciplinary health care team. External Customers: regulatory and health agencies, patients and family members.Performs all functions according to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements, as well as applicable professional standards. Provides all customers of Banner Health with an excellent service experience by consistently demonstrating our core and leader behaviors each and every day.NOTE: The essential functions are intended to describe the general content of and requirements of this position and are not intended to be an exhaustive statement of duties. Specific tasks or responsibilities will be documented as outlined by the incumbent's immediate manager.SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIESDIRECTLY REPORTINGNoneMATRIX OR INDIRECT REPORTINGNoneTYPE OF SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIESMay direct the activities of students and support staff.Banner Health Leadership will strive to uphold the mission, values, and purpose of the organization. They will serve as role models for staff and act in a people-centered, service excellence-focused, and results-oriented manner.PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ENVIRONMENT FACTORSDP - Typical Direct Patient Care environment: (Nutrition Rep, Chaplain, RN)Able to stand, walk, bend, squat, reach, and stretch frequently.Possess physical agility and adequate reaction time to respond quickly and appropriately to unexpected patient care needs.Needs adequate hearing and visual acuity, including adequate color vision.Requires fine motor skills, adequate eye-hand coordination, and ability to grasp and handle objects.Able to use proper body mechanics to assist patients in ambulating, transferring in and out of bed, chair or wheelchair.May be required to lift up to 75 pounds.Must use standard precautions due to threat of exposure to blood and bodily fluids.Needs ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking in person or on telephone.May require periodic use of personal computer.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSCertificate or diploma from an approved/accredited Radiologic Technology program.Requires national certification American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and licensure by state regulatory agency if applicable. Advance certification by accrediting body in specialty required if applicable within 18 months of hire (and/or equivalent clinical experience for Cath Lab only). BLS certification.This position requires clinical knowledge typically achieved with 2 years of experience. Must demonstrate effective communication skills, human relations skills, analyze data and solve problems.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSAdditional related education and/or experience preferred.DATE APPROVED 05/20/2018 EOE/Female/Minority/Disability/Veterans Our organization supports a drug-free work environment. Privacy Policy

Keywords: Banner Health, Sun City West , Special Procedures Tech, Other , Sun City West, Arizona

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Arizona jobs by following @recnetAZ on Twitter!

Sun City West RSS job feeds