Providence Health & Services Radiologic Technologist II in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Radiologic Technologist II to Providence St Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking a Radiologic Technologist II to provide quality care to patients. Perform Radiology exams proficiently to provide Radiologists with accurate information to reach an interpretation. Bring areas of improvement to the attention of Management.

In this position you will:

  • Able to achieve proper density and contrast for radiographic and fluoroscopic studies. Includes selection of proper use of MAS and KVP, and use of proper collimation.

  • Properly position patient for radiographic and fluoroscopic studies. Includes following proscribed protocols as well as achieving proper positioning.

  • Understand and is able to operate all x-ray equipment within Diagnostic Imaging x-ray department, in operating room, and portable x-ray and fluoro (c-arm) equipment.

  • Demonstrate knowledge and ability to interpret radiology orders and takes steps to problem solve discrepant orders efficiently.

  • Properly protects patient and self from effects of radiation including use of proper collimation on all images, and use of protective equipment for patient and self.

  • Mark patient studies appropriately including use of lead LT and RT initial markers on all images, and assures images are annotated with correct patient ID.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Equivalent of two years community college/vocational training in an accredited radiological technologist training program.

  • Must have the equivalent of two years clinical experience in Radiologic Technology. Previous hospital experience preferred.

  • Minimum 6 months CT scanning experience.

  • Registration by the ARRT (American Association of Radiological Technologists.) in radiology and computed tomography

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification; Washington State Dept. of Health Radiologic Technologist License.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Radiology Technician

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 144816