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Children's Hospital Boston IR Technologist in Boston, Massachusetts

74317BRJob Posting Title:IR TechnologistDepartment:RadiologyAutoReqId:74317BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:30 Job Posting Category:RadiologyJob Posting Description:$15K sign on bonus for eligible new hires with over 1 year of experience

$10K sign on bonus for eligible new hires with less than 1 year of experience

The IR Technologist is responsible for the following:

  • Reviews and evaluates requisitions for IR procedures.

  • Confirms procedure specific information with IR physician as well as the necessary imaging equipment, software programs, therapeutic equipment and supplies.

  • Selects appropriate equipment and technical factors to optimize image quality and reduce patient radiation exposure. (ALARA).

  • Complies with aseptic techniques in specimen collection and handling.

  • Prepares procedure tray, imaging parameters, therapeutic equipment and supplies per physician protocol.Responsible for patient positioning, sterile prep and draping.

  • Circulates room during procedures to assist with retrieving and opening surgical items and equipment.

  • Performs the role of physician second scrub if required.

  • Follows Departmental QC/Exam Data Integrity Workflow Expectations.

  • Practices High Reliability Communication techniques.

  • Responds to the uniqueness and clinical condition of the patient.

  • Creates a supportive environment for the patient and the family.

  • Collaborates with IR team on patient procedure plan by assessing patients' physical and emotional status.

  • Identifies and reports equipment malfunctions.

  • Participates in departmental and hospital meetings.

  • Complies with ETU.Practices BCH 6 Core Values: excellence, innovation, communication, respect, teamwork and accountability.

  • Actively participates in IR simulation scenarios.

  • Completes all required competencies and documentation accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Furthers professional education and maintains knowledge of current regulations and standards, policies and procedures.

The IR Technologiest must have the following:

  • 1 year of experience working as a Radiologic Technologist.

  • Rad Tech license and certification through ARRT

  • Allied Health degree

Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular Remote Eligibility :Onsite Only

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