HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Interventional Radiographer in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is a 257-bed top-performing quality hospital with over 200 of the most highly respected and qualified physicians in the area. It is the only acute care hospital in the Tri-County area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center accredited by the Joint Commission and an Accredited Chest Pain Center. An affiliate of the UAB Cancer Community Network, Fort Walton offers a Cancer Care Center that is accredited by the Commission on CancerCommission on Cancer. Fort Walton Beach Medical Center also provides advanced care for critically ill patients, including cardiovascular and trauma injury care, and emergency services, including a main ER, Pediatric ER and Express ER. Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is in partnership with Twin Cities Hospital, located in Niceville. We are the parent company of the Destin Emergency Care Center (DECC) and the Rehabilitation Institute, both located on Airport Road in Destin.
Performs full range of Interventional Radiology/Special Procedures in a digital/PACS environment while observing radiation safety techniques. Responsible for operating a variety of IR equipment in a hospital setting including Angio Suites, Power Injectors, Advantage Windows Workstation and PACS/Centricity. Assists in obtaining quality images including both technical and positional factors. Responsible for confirming correct patient/correct exam/correct order/correct patient demographics, prior to exam by adhering to TimeOut/Universal Protocol. Responsible for entering, editing, and completing exams in Meditech. Adapts to schedule changes including routine departmental coverage, call shifts and call back for procedures/holidays. Maintains a high standard of medical ethics at all times and is self-motivated to increase level of understanding and knowledge of the field of Interventional Radiology and new procedures as they evolve while educating/assisting new employees and students. Maintains individual credentialing and education requirements. Performs other duties as assigned. Follows policies and procedures of West Florida Hospital. Participates in the Quality Improvement process and adheres to WFH standards of behavior.
Manages stress appropriately and can make decisions under pressure, manage anger/fear/hostility/violence of others appropriately, handle multiple priorities and able to work alone.
· Graduate of ARRT Accredited Program and current ARRT are required
· Florida Certification is required.
· A minimum of one (1) to two (2) years GenRad and/or Interventional Radiology is experience is preferred.
· Advanced CV or VI Registry is preferred.
· Organizational, critical thinking, communication, and multi-tasking skills in a detail-oriented, customer-focused organization are required.
· Mathematical, analytical, reading and comprehension skills are required.
· Basic computer skills are required. Ability to follow verbal instructions is required.
Job: *Clinical Techs - CV Cath Lab Surg Vasc & Central Sterile
Title: Interventional Radiographer
Location: Florida-Fort Walton Beach-Fort Walton Beach Medical Center
Requisition ID: 01307-7679