Community Medical Centers has been providing central California with the highest level of care available in the region. Community Regional Medical Center measures up with top hospitals nationally and is the 3rd largest in California! With 685 beds, we are home to the only comprehensive Burn and Level I Trauma center between Los Angeles and Sacramento. The 56,000 square-foot emergency department is one of the largest and busiest in California! We have an 84-bed Level III NICU and plan to significantly expand pediatric specialty care. Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients. We're affiliated with UCSF as a teaching facility; trained 3,000 Medical Doctor's to date plus continuous invests in research and training grants..
The Interventional Radiology Technologists (IR-Technologist) is a specialized radiologic-technologist with post-primary training in Interventional Radiology. Works with proceduralists (Interventional Radiologist, Interventional Neurologists, Vascular Surgeons, Interventional Cardiologists...) as part of a procedural team to perform interventional procedures. Operates medical imaging equipment (single and bi-plane fluoroscopic angiographic equipment, Ultrasound, Intravascular Ultrasound IVUS) and assists with device management. The procedures range from routine diagnostic angiographic procedures to complex vascular, non-vascular-interventional, and therapeutic procedures.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
MINIMUM REQUIRED: Graduate of an ARRT approved school of Radiologic Technology.
MINIMUM REQUIRED: Current BLS certification.
California Department of Public Health, Radiologic Health Branch, Certified Radiologic Technologist (CRT) and California Radiologic Technologist Flouroscopy Permit (CRTFP).
PREFERRED: American Registry Radiologic Technologist, Vascular Interventional ARRT (VI), American Registry Radiologic Technologist, Cardiac Interventional ARRT(CI), American Registry Radiologic Technologist, Cardiac-Vascular Interventional *ARRT(CVI), American Registry Radiologic Technologist, Diagnostic Radiology ARRT(R).
*Certificate is still valid but not available for new examinees.