Advanced Imaging Technologist Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dade City, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/22/2019
  • Job ID:
    19020057
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description


Description

Advanced Imaging Technologist AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills

  • FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018

  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group

  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Day Shift


PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Essential functions are those tasks, duties, and responsibilities that comprise the means of accomplishing the job’s purpose and objectives. Essential functions are critical or fundamental to the performance of the job. They are the major functions for which the person in the job is held accountable. Following are the essential functions of the job, along with the corresponding performance standards.

  • Maintains equipment by daily Q.A

  • Sets up and adjusts equipment per protocol, radiologist and/or procedure performance

  • Accepts patients and assess’ their condition to determine proper handling and special requirements.  Explains and prepares the patient for the exam requested.

  • Assists in the administration and administers various chemical substances in order to render specific organs or systems more opaque.

  • Reviews patient charts and requests with the radiologist to ensure the proper examination and diagnostic results are obtained.

  • Quality controls all images, maintains inventory, and adheres to safety regulations. Participates in training of department personnel, including students

  • Relies on extensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology to obtain the maximum diagnostic image corresponding to body parts.

  • Attends all required safety training programs and can describe his or her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety, and specific job‑related hazards.

  • Follows the hospital exposure control plans/bloodborne and airborne pathogens.

  • Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors, and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsible, and courteous environment.

  • Promotes effective working relations and works effectively as part of a department/unit team inter- and intradepartmentally to facilitate the department’s/unit’s ability to meet its goals and objectives


Nonessential Functions

Nonessential functions are those tasks, duties, and responsibilities that are not critical to the performance of the job. Following are the nonessential functions of the job, along with the corresponding performance standards.

  • Reports any malfunctions and calls the service personnel as needed

  • Receives and reviews requests for CT/Diagnostic Imaging scan studies.

  • Performs some clerical work.


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Ability to communicate (verbal and written) effectively and document information accurately.
  • Ability to deal efficiently and effectively with a wide variety of individuals.
  • Ability to remain calm and focused during in stressful and/or emotionally charged situations.
  • Strong organizational skills with demonstrated ability to be highly detail oriented.
  • Demonstrated customer service skills with a patient centric approach.
  • Basic hands-on computer knowledge and MSOffice applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Working knowledge of Cerner is an asset
  • Formal training in radiology technology of AMA approved program.
  • Minimum of one year Radiologic experience. 
  • Minimum one year CT experience (Preferred)
  • Current FL Certified Radiologic Technologist license upon hire
  • Registration by the ARRT (R)(CT) upon hire
  • BLS required upon hire
  • 2 hours Stroke Education within 6 months of hire date, then1 hour annually
  • 1 hour of Hip & Knee Surgery Education within 6 months of hire date, then annually

Job Summary:

The Advanced Imaging Technologist performing CT/XRAY participates in technical duties directly involved with the CT scanner and the Diagnostic Imaging, including developing, initiating, and monitoring procedures for the effective utilization of this unit. The Advanced Imaging Technologist CT/XRAY actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all, while implementing the principles of Florida Hospital. All duties are performed in accordance with established policies and procedures.  (Non-exempt).



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

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