Providence Radiologic Technologist in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Radiologic Technologist (Orthopedics North, Days, 0.7 FTE with 28 hours per week) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Provide patient care services using imaging modalities; produces images of the tissues, organs, bones and vessels of the body, as prescribed by physicians, to assist in the diagnosis of disease or injury
Operate X-ray generating and related equipment appropriately and in a safe manner, demonstrating competence at all times
Prepare and manage patients during exams, adjusting techniques and addressing special needs of the individual patient. Obtain relevant histories and clinical indicators for the exam, and pursue additional information relative to the exam to ensure effective imaging
Report changes in the patient’s condition to nursing staff. Assess level of sedation. Utilize immobilization devices safely on patients
Clearly explain instructions and direct patient during the procedure. Involve parents in the procedure for infants through older children whenever possible. Assist patients in order to obtain high quality exam, to include physically maneuvering or lifting patients as needed
Regularly produce images of high quality according to prescribed protocols and procedures whenever possible; document when protocols are not followed
Practice radiation safety according to the ALARA principles; limit radiation exposure to patients, themselves, and others; protect reproductive organs of patients from infancy to adults
Demonstrate competence in performing all general and emergent exams, producing high quality diagnostic imaging studies. Acquire images and evaluate technical quality before submitting for interpretation
Check equipment for proper operation and reports malfunctions to supervisor. Prepare, maintain and stock exam rooms as needed
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate from an accredited and approved program for diagnostic radiologic technology
Currently certified as a Radiologic Technologist (RT State credential) or registered as an X-Ray Technician (XT State credential) in the State of Washington
Current national registration with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) as a Registered Technologist (R.T. credential) OR registry-eligible and passing certification exam within 6 months from graduation for continued employment
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Recent radiographic experience
Experience in a clinical setting
Experience with customer service, computer programs (Microsoft Office Suite) and Electronic Medical Records software
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Job Category: Radiology Technologist
Req ID: 275927