RADIOLOGY TECH - RADIOLOGY - PT EVENINGS

Anderson Hospital   MARYVILLE, IL   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on March 29, 2024
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RADIOLOGY TECH - RADIOLOGY - PT EVENINGS

 

Job Details

Maryville, IL
Part Time (64 Hours)
Evenings

Description

***$7,500 SIGN ON BONUS***

JOB SUMMARY:                   

To apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiologic diagnosis in accordance with policy and procedure, practicing radiation safety methods at all time.  To select appropriate technical factors limiting the need for re-exposure and in accordance with equipment operating guidelines.

To apply patient care, communicating the procedure performed, lessening apprehension and in accordance with the Maryville Imaging’s Patent’s Rights policies.  Knowledge of the needs of patient according to their age group and the ability to modify care according to patient’s age.

Service and Quality Standards:

  1. Service

Is Customer focused

                Anticipates customer needs

                Adheres to customer service standards

Is Competent, caring and compassionate

                Treats coworkers and customers with dignity and respect

                Demonstrates competent, caring and compassionate behavior

                                to customers and coworkers

  1. People

Is conversation conscious

                Assures confidentiality of patient and employee information

Is positive in interactions with others

Is courteous and respectful

                Promotes a harassment free environment

                Inspires the trust of others

Acts in accordance with Radiology policies and Code of Excellence/ Code of Conduct, and identifies any conflicts of interest.

 

  1. Quality

Is excellent in patient care and service

                Demonstrates multidisciplinary cooperation

                Assists in obtaining excellent satisfaction scores of feedback

Is safety conscious

                Demonstrates safety consciousness and supports safety initiatives

Is involved with improvement efforts

                Supports performance improvement

                Seeks ways to improve systems and services

                Shows commitment to improvement efforts

                Meets mandatory educational requirements

  1. Growth

Is a loyal ambassador

Is active and involved

Champions innovation and supports change

Is a positive role model

Fosters team cooperation

 

  1. Finance

Is a good steward of Anderson hospital resources

                Develops/uses efficient work methods

Is cost effective

                Conserves organizational resources

 

 

 

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Performs and documents patient and family education activities including assessing, performing and documenting
  2. Provides age specific and population specific care, supports patient’s rights and responsibilities, including

Respect of cultural and religious diversity

  1. Uses proper positioning and technical factors to obtain high quality images
  2. Accurately identifies images and includes patient history
  3. Proficiently operates radiographic equipment
  4. Assists physicians, and other technologists with procedures
  5. Is in compliance with all radiation safety standards
  6. Documents and completes accurately and in a timely manner all exam information
  7. Demonstrates specific specimen collection skills as listed and in accordance with the laboratory policy
  8. Demonstrates specific laboratory outpatient skills as listed and in accordance with the laboratory policy.
  9.  Support patient’s rights and responsibilities, including respect of cultural, ethical and religious

       diversity.

12. Provides age-appropriate and population specific patient care in a safe, skillful, accurate and

       efficient manner to adult and geriatric populations.

 

 

Education Requirements and Other Requirements:

 

Education Level: High school diploma or equivalent.

                Certification/Licensure: Formal radiologic technology training in AMA approved school.

                                                       Must be ARRT registered and IDNS licensed unrestricted.

                Current BLS:  Required

Experience Requirements:

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Extensive walking, standing, pushing and/or lifting medium to heavy weight.  Exposure to radiation.

 

Exposure Category I:  Tasks that involve exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues:  All procedures or other job related tasks that involve inherent potential for mucous membrane or skin contact with blood, body fluids or tissues, or a potential for spills or splashes of them are Category I tasks.  Use of appropriate protective measures should be required for every employee engaged in Category I tasks.

Qualifications

Education Requirements and Other Requirements:

 

                Education Level: Formal training in a radiology technology program approved by the AMA. Must be  

               AART registered and IDNS licensed unrestricted.   

 

Certification/Licensure: Illinois licensed or eligible.  BLS & ACLS required, IABP certified within 6 months.

                Experience Requirements: Minimum one-year experience preferred.

 

Working Conditions: Exposure Category I:  Tasks that involve exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues.  All procedures or other job-related tasks that involve an inherent potential for mucous membrane or skin contact with blood, body fluids or tissues, or a potential for spills or splashes of them, are Category I tasks.  Use of appropriate protective measures is required for every employee engaged in Category I tasks.

 

 

 

The most significant duties have been included in this description.  Other duties may be assigned and the hospital has the right to modify this job description as needed to accurately reflect assigned duties.