Providence is calling a Radiology Technologist Registered Hospital - Diagnostic Imaging (0.6 FTE, Days) to Providence St Vincent Medical Center in Portland , OR
Friday 5:30am-6:00pm Saturday 7:00am-7:30pm
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$8,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment
We are seeking a Radiology Technologist Registered Hospital - Diagnostic Imaging that will perform imaging examinations according to physicians orders, utilizing a variety of sophisticated imaging equipment, taking into account individual patients unique and/or age-related needs. Utilize clinical knowledge and judgment in regard for proper positioning factors, radiation dose calibration of technique and patient treatment needed to produce optimal high quality images. Perform all examinations with minimal radiation exposure to patient and operator with ALARA awareness. Competent in using specialized imaging equipment with all patient types; inpatient, outpatient, emergency, surgical suites and perform complex fluoroscopic procedures following sterile technique protocols. Including performing imaging studies with portable equipment on hospitalized patients.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Provide high quality images by performing examinations in multiple diagnostic areas, IP, OP, ED, Surgery, this includes conducting exams at the bedside for critically ill and immobile patients using portable imaging equipment, as well surgical C-arm cases in Surgery. May include performing bone densitometry exam
Perform all exams being mindful of 'ALARA'
Operate radiology equipment, determine and set imaging factors, utilizing all relevant factors to ensure accurate and quality images, with minimal and acceptable repeat rates
Always provide for safe radiological operations by adhering to radiation protection standards
Use protective lead shielding in accordance with policy
Understand and use appropriate x-ray techniques to provide high quality imaging, while keeping dose exposure to patient and operator as low as possible
Present images and related pertinent patient information to physician for diagnosis
Assist physicians with fluoroscopic and invasive special procedures, setting up sterile procedure trays and working within sterile fields, while completing accurate documentation
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement
Current American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) (R) certification
Current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) as an RTR
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Completion of pledge to Image Gently/Image Wisely within one (1) month of hire
Computer skills and knowledge of keyboard functionality
Expert knowledge of anatomy and physiology, imaging principles and practices, as well as the ability to obtain high-quality images
Adherence to appropriate professional credentialing practice standard
Comprehensive knowledge in all phases of radiologic technology including fluoroscopy, specialized procedures setting up with sterile technique, portable exams and surgical c-arm procedures
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As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
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Providence has been serving the Pacific Northwest since 1856 when Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart and four other Sisters of Providence arrived in Vancouver, Washington Territory. As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence is located in areas ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland.
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Requsition ID: 115239
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Part time
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Department: 5002 PSVMC RADIOLOGY
Address: OR Portland 9205 SW Barnes Rd
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