Radiology Tech Interventional/CT/UKHC
Radiology Tech Interventional/CT/UKHCRequisition Number:
H3185:Interventional RadiologyWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$22.44-37.74/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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1 yrRequired License/Registration/Certification:
ARRT and Kentucky State Radiation Operators License plus CT certification. Must obtain ARRT VI registry within 12 monthsPhysical Requirements:
This position requires intermittently lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to or over 50 pounds; sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds; and/or performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing). Also involves some risk of injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; and exposure to loud noises, radiation, cuts/punctures, blood-borne/airborne pathogens, and combative/violent people.Shift:
Day shift; requires weekend/evenings/holiday call.Job Summary:
UK Healthcare is growing once again! We are expanding our Interventional Radiology services, and are hiring for new technologists.
The IR Technologist will provide CT guidance for procedures and assist the patient’s physician in expediting needed care. Quality, efficiency, and service excellence are all essential parts of this position. Duties include: performing interventional procedures per department protocols, providing feedback on image for improvement as needed, addressing customer needs appropriately according to age specific, service specific, and disease specific criteria, and utilizing proper procedures for identifying patients.
Maintaining patient efficiency by spending the most appropriate amount of time for each task and interacting will be an essential job function, and adhering to the UK behavioral standards during interactions with patients, coworkers, and physicians, as well as external and internal customers will also be essential. Maintaining privacy and confidentiality is required.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
The ideal candidate will have extensive CT experience.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
CT registered, experience with CT procedures, IR experience preferred.Deadline to Apply:
01/19/2021University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.