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Radiologic Technologist PRN in Land O' Lakes, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Connerton

Job Description

AdventHealth SC Connerton
Location Address: 9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes, Florida 34637
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth SC Connerton
  • Specialty hospital for medically complex patients
  • Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence
  • Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RN’s, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC
  • Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate
  • Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program
Work Hours/Shift:
6AM-4PM W/On Call Shift (4PM-11PM Or 11PM-6AM)
Strong possibility to go FT in 6 Months
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Can perform basic radiologic and fluoroscopic procedures to include upper GI Series, Barium. Enemas, IVP and Voiding Static Cystograms.
  • Can perform portable exams.
  • Can operate all radiographic rooms.
  • Can work with minimal assistance in ER and Main Radiology.
  • Is able to teach and assist others.
  • Works well independently with minimal supervision.
  • Operates portable image intensifier able to provide fluoroscopic assistance in the following procedures:  ERCP, esophageal dilations, bronchoscopy and colonic decompensations in endoscopy. Pacemaker, Swan-Ganz insertions, acid, intra-aortic balloon pumps in the ICU and Central Line Placements. Temporary/permanent spinal cord stimulator insertions, acetabular/pelvis fixation in the surgical setting.
  • Can perform specialized fluoroscopic procedures in the Radiology Department to include myelograms, arthrograms, lumbar punctures, hysterosalpinograms, nerve blocks, epidural steroid injections and discograms and can perform limited exams in surgery to include retrograde pyelograms, spinal laminectomies and intraoperative cholangiograms.
  • Patients First/Service Management/Standards of Excellence.
  • Resolves customer service issues in a timely and efficient manner, treating all customers with courtesy. Communicates issues to Supervisor.
  • Proficiently performs technical imaging procedures on different patient age groups and ability to teach the same.
  • Provides imaging procedures to all patients, regardless of sex, age or race.  Provides patients with efficient and courteous care.
  • Proficient on the proper use and operation of the specific imaging equipment and the department policies and procedures.
  • Cooperation, collaboration, diversity and teamwork.
  • Demonstrates effective communication, skills with all staff, patients, families and Imaging Services Administration.
  • Works with department staff to facilitate patient care across modalities.
  • Works in conjunction with other departments (I.E. OR, ED) to facilitate patient care.
  • Department Press Ganey Scores are achieved.
  • Cost reduction, expense management and effective use of supplies.
  •  Efficient utilization of department supplies and resources.
  • Reports any equipment malfunctions and discontinues use before the problem leads to a more costly repair.
  • Performance Improvement/Accountability.
  • Proficiently performs technical imaging procedures safely and in accordance with FHT standards of care, selecting proper technical factors and proper patient position.
  • Is familiar and complies with appropriate JCAHO standards and directives. Able to teach the same.
  • Wears TLD Badge daily reviews radiation exposure reports and uses radiation restrictive devices on all examinations. Follow ALARA.
  • Follows Patient Identification/Verification Process prior to performing all patient exams/procedure.
  • Monitors and accesses patients during Exam/Procedure in accordance with established Guidelines.
  • Personal and professional growth.
  • Demonstrates evidence of continuous professional development.
  • Maintains satisfactory participation and attendance at required meetings and staff development programs
What You Will Need:
  • Demonstrates ability to follow written and verbal instructions effectively
  • High School education or equivalent and graduate from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology.
  • State of Florida Radiologic License
  • ARRT Registered or Registry eligible
  • CPR
  • BLS
  • Associates Degree in a related field (Preferred)
  • Ability to learn and use radiology software packages such as Cerner, Radworks, PACS, Etc. (Preferred)
  • Ability to quickly learn and follow departmental policies and procedures. (Preferred)
  • Maintain responsibility for all required registries and licenses to perform Diagnostic Imaging. (Preferred)
  • Responsible to maintain all required FHT continuing and annual education. (Preferred)
  • Ability to follow basic radiation safety concepts of time, distance and shielding to keep exposure levels ALARA for patient and staff. (Preferred)

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

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