Interventional Radiology Technologist (MRT)

Company

University Health Network

The University Health Network, where “above all else the needs of patients come first”, encompasses Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and the Michener Institute of Education at UHN. The breadth of research, the complexity of the cases treated, and the magnitude of its educational enterprise has made UHN a national and international resource for patient care, research and education. The University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together over 16,000 employees, more than 1,200 physicians, 8,000+ students, and many volunteers. UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world.The scope of research and complexity of cases at Toronto General Hospital have made it a national and international source for discovery, education and patient care. It has one of the largest hospital-based research programs in Canada, with major research in transplantation, surgical innovation, cardiology, infectious diseases, genomic medicine and liver disease. Find out about our purpose, values and principles here.

Location

Toronto

Duties

As a member of the Joint Department of Medical Imaging team you will perform various Imaging
procedures at University Health Network with an opportunity to be trained in Interventional Radiology.
The department features state-of-the-art digital technology and a team of innovative staff dedicated
to patient care and superb image quality, backed by a commitment to continuing education and quality
assurance program initiatives. The Technologist will report to the Interventional Radiology Supervisor,
and adhere to respective institutional policies and procedures.
SPECIFIC DUTIES:
Performs Interventional Radiology procedures in the IR Department and the Operating Room using
advanced digital equipment, digital quality assurance, communicates with team members and
management personnel, participates in professional development, teaching and educational activities,
mentoring, and performing duties related to the job classification, as required.

Requirements

REQUIRED
• Registration with the CMRITO
• 2 to 3 years General Imaging experience
• Live within 60 minutes of hospital
• Completion of a BCLS program, Level II: Basic Rescuer certification
• Ability to demonstrate sensitivity towards patients in a challenging situation
• Demonstrated strong technical skills and image
quality
• Demonstrated strong inter-professional and collaborative skills
• Knowledge of basic anatomy and pathology
• Effective time management skills, ability to organize work, and set priorities
• Ability to work accurately under stressful conditions
• Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced environment
• Ability to multi-task and work effectively in a supportive team environment and also independently
• Excellent problem solving and recognition skills
• Commitment to continuing education
• Excellent teaching skills and organizational skills
• Demonstrated satisfactory work performance and attendance history
• Effective computer skills
• Strong written and verbal communications skills
PREFERRED
• Previous CT experience
• Membership with the CAMRT
• Currently enrolled in or completion of the CAMRT Interventional Radiology Specialty certificate
program, an asset
Vaccines (COVID-19 and others) are a requirement of the job unless you have an exemption on a
medical ground pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Salary

$31.45 to $39.31 per hour

Contact

Name

Caitlin Gillan

Title

Manager, Education & Practice, Medical Imaging

Email

caitlin.gillan@uhn.ca

Job Posting Link

University Health Networkwebsite

Display Date

2021-12-04

Expiry Date

2022-01-31