Catholic Health Initiatives RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST - 0.3 FTE in BAUDETTE, Minnesota

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST - 0.3 FTE

Description

Job Summary:

The Staff Technologist works with patients to produce high quality radiographs, computerized tomographic procedures to assist in the diagnosis of disease and injury as prescribed by physicians. in accordance with the mission and philosophy of this facility.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs radiographic examinations per established protocols and procedures.

  • Assists radiologists and other physicians as required in the performance of radiologic exam.

  • Operates all equipment safely and efficiently and reports any equipment problems promptly.

  • Maintains room cleanliness and all necessary supplies for assigned working area.

  • Records pertinent information in order to maintain accurate records.

  • Maintains a positive representation of the department to all hospital personnel, physicians and public, demonstrating professional interactions and addressing customer's interests and concerns.

  • Maintains professional standards by participating in in-services, meetings, committees and continuing education.

  • Performs CT scans of patients.

  • Explains examination and procedure to patient and positions the patient for CT scan.

  • Prepares, operates and cares for equipment and other technical instruments used for administration of contrast agent.

  • Performs diagnostic testing on equipment and general maintenance.

  • Maintains cleanliness of the equipment and scanner room.

  • Transport patients to and from the radiology department.

  • Performs clerical functions as needed.

  • Enters data into PACS and maintains patient files.

  • Prepares films for referring providers and patient needs.

  • Participates in training new staff in the department.

  • Must be available to take call after hours and weekend. Must be onsite within 20 minutes of notification.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Ability to use critical thinking skills.

  • Experience with Meditech RIS

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal relationship, and customer service skills.

  • Demonstrates the ability to function autonomously and is an independent decision maker.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize

Qualifications

  • A graduate of an approved School of Radiologic Technology, associate degree.

  • Registered Radiologic Technologist with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT),or registry eligible within six months of graduation or hire date.

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location MINNESOTA-BAUDETTE-LAKEWOOD HEALTH CENTER

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 24

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0134749

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.