AMITA Health is a faith-based healthcare network in Illinois, with 19 hospitals, 23 immediate care centers, 80 clinics and outpatient facilities and 25,000+ associates. The name AMITA is inspired by words from several languages and embodies the core values: friendship in Italian, honesty and truth in Hebrew, and spiritual light and boundlessness in Hindi. If you are passionate about bringing care to people, and would like to make a positive impact on your communities, you will feel at home with AMITA Health. Professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training, and competitive wages add up to the employment package of AMITA Health, focusing on paid time off, medical plan, disability plan, life insurance, flexible spending, employee assistance, wellness program and retirement plan.
Job ID: 355119
Interventional Radiology Tech, As Needed - Glendale Heights
Glendale Heights, Illinois
We Are Hiring
Technologist-Interventional - Cardiac Cath Labs Anc 001 - PRN,Day - AGH - Glendale Heights,IL
Why Join AMITA?
AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.
AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to
Assists with procedures and provides diagnostic aid by conducting organ or body scans on patients.
+ Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic and technical parameters accurately.
+ Prepares and administers contrast media and medications within the accepted scope of practice and applicable state and federal regulations.
+ Observes patient during procedure and reports abnormal activity. Monitors protocols and recommends updates or refinements as warranted.
+ Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines.
+ Able to perform all specialized imaging procedures such as angio, complex vascular and nonvascular interventional and therapeutic procedures, along with assisting the Radiologist/PA.
+ Ensures all activities comply with regulatory agency standards.
What You Will Need
+ Required Credential(s):
+ BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
+ One or more of the following:
+ Cardiographic Tech credentialed from the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
+ Radiologic Technologist specializing in Radiography credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Any specialty accepted for Radiologic Technologist issued by ARRT. Radiology Tech licensure issued by the IL Emergency Mgmt Agency required in combination with Radiologic Tech registration through American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
+ Preferred Credential(s):
+ Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist credentialed from the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI).
+ High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
+ ARRT-R, IEMA, BLS issued by AHA
+ Experience in Cath Lab/Interventional Radiology
Equal Employment Opportunity
AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.