Radiology Technologist Per Diem Days - Spine and Pain
Company: St. Luke's University Health Network
Posted on: November 19, 2021
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of
its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable
asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to
satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering
commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured;
educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and
improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a
patient's ability to pay for health care.The Radiology Technologist
performs diagnostic radiographic procedures adhering to the
principle of radiation protection, according to local, state and
federal standards. JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Properly identifies patient and exam and performs diagnostic
radiographic services on patients with the maximum amount of care,
while evaluating the technical quality.
- Responsible for successful technical continuity of care and
education of radiological procedures to patients.
- Demonstrates competency in the knowledge of the RIS/HIS modules
appropriate to their job responsibilities.
- Assists in gathering and recording data for Radiology Quality
Assurance/Performance Improvement program.
- Assumes responsibility for assigned area, making sure all
equipment and supplies necessary for that area are readily
available for use.
- Accurately adheres to downtime procedures to assure appropriate
information is available resulting in excellent continuity of care
- Maintains responsibility for own professional development
through active participation in inservices and/or continuing
- Provides educational information to the patient regarding their
- Annual peer review of films meets department standards.
- Knowledgeable regarding patient condition, history and
appropriate background and information pertinent to proposed
- Accountable for quality of digital images sent to PACS. Verify
correct patient is selected from worklist, ensures accuracy of
Medical Record information prior to being sent to PACS.
- Responsible for the success of the department to achieve
hospital designated Press Ganey mean score. Every patient should
receive patient education and your personalized business card.
Apology cards should be sent or given to all patients when we do
not meet their expectations. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:
Frequent use of fingers and hands to operate equipment, pull x-ray
folders and chart information. Walking or standing for up to 8
hours per shift in 30-minute increments. Pulling, pushing and
lifting patients up to 300 pounds with assistance. Listing and
moving objects of up to 30 pounds. Frequent stooping, crouching and
bending. Frequently lifting arms above shoulder level. Hearing as
it relates to normal conversation. Seeing as it relates to normal
vision. EDUCATION: Graduate from an ARRT recognized education
program, or ARRT registered, or ARRT registry eligible. Must pass
registry within 1 year of hire date. TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
Experience as a radiologic technologist preferred, and ongoing
training in department procedures. Must rotate through all areas of
diagnostic radiology. Current CPR certification required. History
of computer usage experience required. Please complete your
application using your full legal name and--current home address.
--Be sure to--include--employment history for--the past seven (7)
years, including your present employer.-- Additionally, you
are--encouraged to upload a current resume, including all work
history, education, and/or certifications and--licenses, if
applicable. --It is highly recommended that you create a profile at
the conclusion of submitting your first application. --Thank you
for your interest in St. Luke's!!St. Luke's University Health
Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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