112372 - Sr. Radiology Tech - Hillcrest
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#112372 Sr. Radiology Tech - HillcrestInitial Review Date: Tue 10/19/2021
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Working under general supervision, incumbent performs routine to complex radiographic and fluoroscopic exams using fixed and portable imaging equipment throughout General Diagnostic Radiology, in accordance with established guidelines and protocols. Requires advanced knowledge of radiologic technology. Acts as a Diagnostic subject matter expert and assists other technologists as needed. Demonstrates and applies knowledge of principles of radiation safety.
Prepares and positions patient for procedure by using established protocols to achieve the highest quality image. Follows protocols specified by the Radiologist. Enters complex data into the computer system. Reviews, verifies and evaluates images and radiographs to ensure technical quality and image quality. Ensures compliance with related policies, procedures and regulatory guidelines. Demonstrates effective communication and conflict resolution techniques with patients, coworkers, physicians and all other health care members. Other duties as assigned.
Graduate of a school of radiologic technology.
California Radiology Technologist of Fluoroscopy (CRT-F).
California Radiology Technologist of Radiography (CRT-R).
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
At least 18 months experience in a similar role and setting.
Knowledge of radiological computerized systems and applications.
Thorough understanding of various radiological systems to include PACS and RIS.
Must possess the skills, knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
- Two (2) years of experience in a similar role and setting.
- Demonstrated hospital experience.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Must be able to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, on-call and some overtime, if necessary, for unexpected staffing issues.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!
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