Radiology Tech- Per Diem - 115590
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#115590 Radiology Tech- Per DiemExtended Deadline: Thu 9/29/2022
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This position will remain open until all vacancies have been filled.
Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the Rad Tech or Sr. Rad Tech level.
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 - Radiography (CRT-R).
California Radiology Technologist of Fluoroscopy (CRT-F) within six (6) months of hire, Must posses to be considered for Sr. Rad tech.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
New graduate or less than 18 months of recent experience (Rad Tech) OR more than 18 months of experience (Sr. Rad Tech).
Demonstrated knowledge of radiological computerized systems and applications.
Possess the skills, knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
- Registered Technologist for Radiography issued by ARRT (R.T(R)(ARRT))
- Understanding of various radiological systems to include PACS and RIS.
- Hospital experience.
- Must be able to work various locations based on business needs.
- 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).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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