Interventional Rad Tech II, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Employer Children's Minnesota
Created 11/25/2021
Reference 11414282
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Minnesota
City Minneapolis
Zip 55402
Salary Competitive
About Children's Minnesota

Children's Minnesota is the seventh largest pediatric health system in the United States and the only health system in Minnesota to provide care exclusively to children, from before birth through young adulthood. An independent and not-for-profit system since 1924, Children's serves kids throughout the Upper Midwest at two free-standing hospitals, 12 primary and specialty care clinics and six rehabilitation sites. Additionally, Children's is Minnesota's only Level I pediatric trauma center inside a hospital dedicated solely to children. In 2018 Children's Minnesota was verified as a Level I Children's Surgery Center by the American College of Surgeons. Children's maintains its longstanding commitment to the community to improve children's health by providing high-quality, family-centered pediatric services and advancing those efforts through research and education. This work is made possible in large part by generous philanthropic and volunteer support from individuals and organizations throughout the state and region. An award-winning health system, Children's received Magnet® recognition from The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) in 2018 and is regularly ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a top children's hospital. Please visit childrensMN.org .

Position Summary

The Interventional Radiology (IR) Technologist II provides services to patients and physicians to assist in diagnosis and/or treatment of a variety of conditions. Assists with the performance of technical procedures including but not limited to percutaneous diagnostic and interventional radiology procedures under the direct supervision of a Licensed Practitioner. This position is also responsible for participating in the development and design of the Interventional Radiology program at Children's MN by contributing to program and facility design, process/procedure development and documentation, and training. Exercises professional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanor complimentary to medical ethics. Provides appropriate patient care and recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of procedures. The Interventional Radiology Technologist also maintains skills in radiography and/or other imaging specialties to provide cross-coverage and supplemental staffing as required.

Qualifications
License/Certification/Registration required? Yes
* Registered Radiologic Technologist (ARRT)
* Current Basic Life Support CPR Certification (BLS)

Education:
* Associates Degree in Radiology or the equivalent required.

Experience:
Requires:
* At least 2 years of IR experience.

Prefers:
* 3-5 years of IR experience.
* Pediatric IR experience.
* Lead Tech or people/process leadership experience.
* Experience developing process/procedures and/or programs.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
* Effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
* Demonstrate independent work initiative, sound judgment, diplomacy, tact, and professional demeanor; sound leadership qualities and a desire to provide guidance to others; ability to formally or informally lead and direct the work of others.
* Using time efficiently and productively; prioritizing multiple tasks properly to meet deadlines; recognizing time constraints and adjusting work schedule to address them.
* Understanding and showing respect and appreciation for the uniqueness of all individuals; leveraging differences in others' perspectives and ideas; appreciating cultural differences and adjusting one's approach to successfully integrate with others who are different from oneself.
* Demonstrate working knowledge of computer technology and imaging systems, including working knowledge of basic computer applications.
* Challenging the status quo and seizing opportunities to enhance work processes and outcomes; voluntarily seeking new or extra responsibilities and challenges; going beyond what is expected; proactively delving into work without hesitation.
* Analytical ability sufficient to evaluate data, make judgments and recommendations.
* Possess knowledge of specific radiology modality procedures and their application to the pediatric population and continuing throughout the stages of life; possess knowledge of ultrasound procedures and their application to the pediatric population.
* Physical ability and stamina (bending, standing, squatting, lifting, transferring and standing for extended periods of time) sufficient to be able to manage busy workload with patients of varying ages, diagnoses, and ability to cooperate.

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of an occupational health assessment, drug screen, background investigation, and compliance with the U.S. Government Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. Children's Minnesota requires proof of COVID-19 vaccine, and as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), immunity to vaccine preventable infectious diseases, prior to employment.

Children's Minnesota is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

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