Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/16/2019
  • Job ID:
    19010756
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description


Description
Radiation Tech AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Blvd, Zephyrhills, FL 33541

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Zephyrhills
  • Zephyrhills/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:

PRN

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Utilizing proper positioning criteria and technical exposure factors, performs all required imaging projections for given procedure.  Utilizes two patient identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam.  Reviews all images on Computed Radiography NX station for evidence and accuracy of RT/LT marker placement and proper orientation. Repeats any view that fails to include all required anatomical structures or lacks proper contrast and spatial resolution.  Adheres to all criteria on the Image Quality Action Plan.
  • Completes assigned exams in a timely manner.  Keeps work flow coordinator informed of availability and status of all pending exams.  Personally follows through with communicating clinical information.
  • Utilizes computer system to update exam status, cancel/update orders as needed.  Ensures charges match procedure completed.  Confirms proper exam/patient assignment at NX before releasing images to PACS for interpretation.  Corrects erroneous accession numbers in PACS.
  • Operates and maintains Imaging equipment in a safe manner.  Adheres to all infection control standards.  Properly wears dosimeter badge and seeks to minimize radiation exposure.
  • Performs a full range of imaging procedures and operates all imaging equipment in assigned department.  Demonstrates the knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary to perform safe and effective procedures on patients of all ages (neonate/infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatrics).  The knowledge and skills are acquired through formal training in an approved school, in-service, continuing education and/or experience.  Demonstrates a willingness to learn/adapt to new technologies and protocols and help develop the knowledge and competency of coworkers and students.  
Qualifications

What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Knowledge of Diagnostic Radiological Procedures/Positions
  • Ability to determine appropriate technical factors
  • Knowledge of Radiographic and Fluoroscopic equipment
  • Ability to learn and master new tasks related to Image Quality and Radiation Safety
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work with people of various diverse backgrounds
  • Adult and child/infant CPR
  • Knowledge of PACS and associated equipment

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Graduate of Radiologic Sciences program
  • AS or BS degree

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • ARRT ( R ) or Registry Eligible
  • Florida State License - General Radiographer
  • CPR Basic Life Support (BLS)
Job Summary:

Under supervision the Radiologic Technologist fulfills the responsibilities necessary in the use of ionizing radiation to produce quality radiographic images.  These responsibilities involve participation in a variety of diagnostic technical procedures which deliver quality care to patients ranging from neonatal to geriatric.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.




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

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