This Interventional Tech position provides assistance to the Interventional Radiologist during radiographic interventional procedures and contributes to the operations of the Interventional Radiology department within the boundaries set by the standards of the profession and State and Federal regulations.
Virginia Mason offers much more than competitive compensation and benefits. With continuing education opportunities and the added potential of relocation assistance, you will find our commitment to your well-being is both rewarding and refreshing.
There is also the lifestyle benefit that comes with finding yourself in the heart of the Pacific Northwest. Surrounded by the vibrancy and sophistication of one of the most livable cities in the country, finding the perfect urban or outdoor pursuit will instinctively and pleasurably become second nature.
For more information or to apply online visit our website at http://jobs.VirginiaMason.org. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Graduation from a hospital-based or college-based radiology program.
Washington State Certification for Radiologic Technologist and a certificate from the American Registry of Radiological Technology (ARRT) as well as current registration with ARRT.
Current certification in Vascular Interventional Radiology or successful completion of certification within one year of hire; and current CPR validation.
Completion of 24 Category "A" continuing education (CE) within a two year period is also required.
Critical thinking skills; quality assurance assessment skills; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to work with highly technical equipment; extensive product knowledge; a thorough understanding of sterile technique.
Ability to achieve hemostasis following the removal of arterial/venous catheters.
Preferred qualifications are one year of experience in Interventional Radiology and/or a minimum two years of experience in Diagnostic Radiology. Preference will be given to applicants who hold national certification in any advanced Radiological modality.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary + DOE
Internal Number: 181883
About Virginia Mason Medical Center
With numerous awards and distinctions, including our recognition as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason has transformed health care through our innovations in patient safety and our ability to provide patients in our community with easier access to our high-quality care. Consisting of a 336-bed hospital in Seattle, WA, and an extensive network of primary and specialty care clinics throughout the Puget Sound region, joining Virginia Mason is an exceptional opportunity to partner with nationally recognized physicians and peers, and an organization recognized as the benchmark for health care.