Radiology Technologist PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/25/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    1/25/2020
  • Job ID:
    20002425
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Central Texas Medical Center

Job Description


Description

Radiology Tech -  Central Texas Medical Center

Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX  78666

Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX

  • Be part of a team dedicated to providing Texas Hill Country residents with the best medical care possible, as evident by CTMC being named a Center of Excellence for bariatric surgery, knee replacements and primary stroke care by The Joint Commission.

  • CTMC’s highest priority is the safety of its patients and staff. Recently, CTMC was the recipient of the Premier Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) Excellence in Patient Safety Across the Board Award and is a five-time recipient of the Leapfrog Group’s ‘A’ for patient safety.

  • In back-to-back years, CTMC has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, recognizing the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment.

  • Located near colleges and universities to expand your career by offering tuition reimbursement. Just one of the perks of the extraordinary benefits package.

  • CTMC’s CREATION Health Institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women’s health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children’s health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee.

  • CTMC is a proud member of the AdventHealth System.

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs all exams using established protocols. Uses facility policy for proper identification of patient prior to performing exam. Educates patient concerning exam. Properly screens patients for any contrast allergies

  • Performs all types of imaging procedures and operates all equipment safely and properly including scanners, injectors, monitors, and medical equipment. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to perform scans on patients of all ages, adapting protocols as necessary

  • Properly screens patients of childbearing age and operates all imaging equipment in a safe manner minimizing radiation exposure to patients, families, and co-workers.  Practices infection control standards and utilizes approved personal protective equipment (PPE) and disinfectant agents. Maintains properly stocked, organized and clean room

  • Positions patient and equipment and selects technical factors to produce radiographic images meeting Radiologist’s standards, in a safe, timely manner

  • Performs clerical duties, including answering telephones, completing patient record, filing and scheduling

  • Performs direct patient care duties, within technologist’s scope of practice. Utilizes proper infection control techniques

  • Performs basic patient care, including monitoring of patient condition, caring for patient comfort, safety and privacy. Obtains and documents patient history and explains procedures

  • Performs other duties as assigned


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English

  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • High School education or equivalent and graduate from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology or JCERT Accreditation

  • Associates Degree in a related field preferred

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) certification license in Radiography
  • Texas TMB Certified Radiologic Technologist License

Job Summary:

Performs Radiographic imaging procedures. Positions, moves, and assists patients. Performs clerical duties. Performs basic patient care within scope of practice and to departmental standards. Responsibility to adhere to the Hospital Corporate compliance plan, to the rules and regulations of all local, state, and Federal agencies, and to the standards of all accrediting bodies.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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