Providence Health & Services Radiology Technologist in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a Part Time, Variable Shift Radiology Technologist to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.
We are seeking a Radiology Technologist that will perform various diagnostic radiographic procedures according to accepted department protocols and hospital policy and procedure.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Follow Universal Protocol at all times to ensure correct patient, correct procedure, and correct side
Maintain established department policies, procedures, improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental and infection control standards
Perform radiographic procedures; obtains patient history, prepares patient for the exam, explains exam, and ensures patient cooperation and safety during the procedure
Prepare written documentation as required by the department, such as evaluation results, progress and other reports, stat readings, and checks
Check patient chart or prescription for correctness of orders, checks with radiologist or nurse as needed for quality patient care
Recognize adverse reactions and contraindications, and acts accordingly
Complete paperwork and billing functions; verify and sign off inpatient orders, complete ITS functions, requests and completes master jackets and appropriate insert
Select and operats appropriate equipment
Check equipment, supplies, and accessories on a regular basis. Maintain orderliness and cleanliness of work areas
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in service meetings, and workshops
Attend meetings as required
Operate mammography, sterotatic, and ultrasound equipment. Sets up patient and records quality assurance data. Performs quality assurance testing and maintains records (4,5,6,7,8)
Assists medical staff during special procedures (4,5,6,7,8)
Acts as patient educator prior to catheterization to explain procedure and answers questions; explains steps during the procedure. Maintain records of examination data and other pertinent information on patients (2)
Develop film including duplication and evaluating film for technical quality
Transport patients to radiographic room; prepares and maintains rooms (4,5,6,7,8)
Train other technologists in day to day procedures
The performance of this function is the reason that the job exists
This function is highly specialized. Employees are hired for the skill/ability to perform this
Failure to perform this function may have serious consequences.
Demonstrate proficiency and participates in continuing education to provide care to infants
Demonstrates proficiency and participates in continuing education to provide care to adolescents
Demonstrate proficiency and participates in continuing education to provide care to adults
Demonstrate proficiency and participates in continuing education to provide care to geriatrics
Demonstrate proficiency and participates in continuing education to provide care to pediatrics
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current BLS-HCP – Basic Life Support - for Healthcare Providers - American Heart
Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) - CPR/AED for Professional
Rescuer accepted on hire until card expiration date
Current CRT with fluoro certification preceded by the prefix RHF required as of 01/01/09. Fluoro certification required within 60 days of hire
Note: Employees hired prior to 01/01/09 who do not have this certification are grandfathered and will not perform functions in areas requiring this certification
Must be knowledgeable of daylight processing systems
Must be knowledgeable of CR (Computerized Radiography), PACS (Picture Archival and Communication System) & RIS/HIS (Radiology & Hospital Information System)
About the hospital you will serve. Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
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Job Category: Radiology Technologist
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 242686