West Hills Hospital & Medical Center
is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. HealthGrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and also recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission. Mission:
Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Vision:
To be the hospital of choice in our community. Job Summary
Under the direction of a Cardiologist and Cardiac-Interventional Supervisor, performs imaging of cardio/vascular procedures at a highly technical level using independent judgment. The person in this position must be able to assist the Cardiologist/Specialist during the procedure and know anatomy of body at a superior level plus the use of specialized equipment. In addition to being able to assist in the procedures listed in essential functions, the cardiac-interventional technologist must know what supplies, their correct usage and their location that will be used for the procedures listed below. When not performing procedures in the Cath Lab, assumes the duties in the department to include clerical, transportation, receptionist, inventory management, etc. Is capable of producing excellent imaging, balancing quality and quantity while giving good patient care. Demonstrates proficiency in field and is competent according to their license. Has had Medical director sign off and acknowledge competency in procedures listed in essential functions. Performs other duties as assigned. Must be able to be available for standby and call, and be able to perform the procedures listed blow when on call.
* This is Per Diem position (various shifts).Qualifications: Education/Certificates/Licenses:
- American Registry of Radiologic Technology, RT (R).
- Cardiac-Interventional Radiography (C.I) eligible.
- Certified Registered Radiologic Technologist (CRT) required with fluoroscopy certification.
- Three years' experience in Cardiac Cath Lab preferred.
- Must be able to read, write and speak English.