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Clinical Application Specialist- Interventional Radiology

Job Description


Job ID: 1207674
Employment Status: Full-Time
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Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Picture yourself working with the most world renowned Interventional Radiologists or Neuro Radiologists in the country, who are using the latest in diagnostic and therapeutic tools to help make life-changing decisions on behalf of patient care.¿The Vascular and Neuro Interventional radiologists of the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MIR) at Barnes-Jewish Hospital pioneered, and are responsible for, many radiologic milestones.¿ These two distinct radiological clinical service lines are organized as follows: Interventional Radiology, includes a team of close- knit clinical specialists (Medical Doctors, Registered Nurses, and¿ Radiologic Technologists) who perform highly specialized Vascular and Interventional procedures, including most types of angiographic studies, nonvascular interventions, intra-vascular thrombolysis and central venous catheter placements. Neuroradiology, comprises highly trained Radiologists, Radiologic Technologists and Registered Nurses who work as a team to perform complex procedures such as cerebral angiography, myelography, stent placements and aneurysm coilings and embolizations. The Radiology Department at the Washington University Medical Center is regarded as one of the top five in the United States. It performs over 453,000 diagnostic and interventional imaging procedures annually.


Overview


Role Purpose

Trains physicians and staff (and will support BJC and its Collaborative members upon request) on the use of clinical software to include the VIA library, Radimetrics for a variety of modalities with primary responsibility for the MRI and CT service lines, as well as assist physicians on the use of unfamiliar applications to provide diagnosis. Will work with Radiology and Cardiology leadership and physicians to develop standard protocols for the safe and effective use of the VIA application. Provides status updates to management on the status of license and usage of the software.


Responsibilities

  • Provides training on products to include clinicians, physicians, and other medical personnel. Provide clinical support to technical personnel and customers.
  • Provide clinical support to physicians during the reading of diagnostic cases
  • Perform on site configuration as well as implementation of requesting protocols and work flow solutions to optimize the use of the application.
  • Assist with the development of new services now availible with the additional software.
  • Keep abreast of current and future development of application and maintain the registry of issued licenses. Will maintain knowledge of various modalities, state of the art equipment and protocols to maximize applications.
    Prepare and gather necessary documentation for end user training at customer site.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Associate's Degree
  • - Radiology

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • R.T.(R), CT,MR,M,BD,CI,VI,RCIS

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Radiology

     

    Experience

  • 5-10 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Cert/Lic in Area of Expertise

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer