Under direct supervision of the Radiologist the Cardiac Intervention Technologist will assist in performing interventional procedures and diagnostic treatments on adult and elderly patients. The tech will practice safe procedures and follow strict radiation safety guidelines.
The working conditions for this job include the understanding the possibility of exposure to radiation, noise, communicable diseases, blood and bloodborne diseases, chemicals, fumes, odors, gases and dusts as well as distressed patients and families.
The completion of a two year approved School of Radiology is normally required for this position as well as a year of full time experience as a Cardiac Intervention Tech. Licensing varies by state.