PT or PRN Radiology Technologist

City: Quinter

State: Kansas

Post date: May 11, 2020

Schedule: Part-Time

Company Name: Gove County Medical Center

Job Description

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND REPONSIBILITIES:

 

  1. Maintain the care and safety of patients undergoing transportation, treatment.
  2. Use equipment correctly to minimize hazards of electrical shock, burns and extraneous radiation to patients.
  3. Demonstrate care and use of supplies, films and equipment.
  4. Instruct and/or assist patients in proper gowning and prepare for radiographic and fluoroscopic examinations.
  5. Determine most suitable anatomical posture or position and shields patients accordingly.
  6. Practice medical and surgical aseptic procedures.
  7. Interact professionally and supportively with patients and/or families, providing an explanation of the procedures being conducted.
  8. Show initiative in duties performed and be prompt in carrying out orders for tests and procedures.
  9. Instruct nursing personnel on the proper preparation for the radiological procedure.
  10. Show proficiency in all routine examinations.
  11. Keep current with advances and changes in the field of Radiology.
  12. Accurately obtain mandatory information such as a signed consent form, pregnancy information, iodine sensitivity, renal function, patient history, etc., which may have an impact on the current examination.
  13. Properly mark, label, develop, and prepare images for Radiologists.
  14. This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented as necessary.

 

 

 

HOSPITAL POLICIES AND PROCEDURES:

 

  1. Attend facility and department meetings.
  2. Participate in fire and disaster drills.
  3. Follow the department dress code.
  4. Wear name badge so visible at all times while working.
  5. Be to work on time and when scheduled.
  6. Dependability.
  7. Follow the time clock procedures (clock in and out properly).
  8. Follow facility safety policies.
  9. Follow infection control policies.
  10. Follow facility confidentiality policy.
  11. Follow facility HIPAA and Corporate Compliance policy.
  12. Through approved workshops and in-services, improve skills and job knowledge.
  13. Follow personnel policies as stated in the Employee Handbook.

 

INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

 

  1. Be aware of and cooperate with the mission of Gove County Medical Center.
  2. Maintain good interpersonal relationships with personnel of other departments, public, physicians, patients/residents, and promote positive guest relations.
  3. Demonstrate the ability and willingness to provide support to Department Managers, Supervisors, and coworkers in a team oriented manner.
  4. Demonstrate a respectful and caring attitude through verbal and non-verbal behavior.
  5. Demonstrate flexibility and willingness to contribute an effort to cross department boundaries to ensure quality and efficient service.

Qualifications

EXPERIENCE:

 

  1. Must be a graduate of an accredited program in radiologic technology and possess a valid license or be a Licensed Radiologic Technologist from the Kansas Board of Healing Arts.
  2. Experience preferred but not required.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND CRITICAL SKILLS/EXPERTISE:

 

  1. Ability to communicate well with patients, employees, physician’s etc.
  2. Ability to maintain good interpersonal relationships with peers and employees.
  3. Must be able to handle confidential information successfully.
  4. Ability to work with people under all conditions.
  5. Ability to handle stress.
  6. Ability to carry out policies and procedures as outlined.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

 

  1. Eye/Hand, Eye/Foot, Hand/Foot Coordination.
  2. Normal eyesight, with or without corrective lenses.
  3. Normal hearing, with or without hearing aides.
  4. Motor coordination and manual dexterity.
  5. The ability to bend, stoop, crawl, kneel.
  6. The ability to exert 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

 

  1. Various lighting conditions throughout the department.
  2. Prolonged amount of sitting, standing, and walking throughout the day,
  3. Work with people under all conditions.
  4. Meet and talk with a wide variety of employees, visitors, and patients.
  5. Close visual work.
  6. May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases.
  7. Lifts and supports weights of 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly, and/or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or 50-100 pounds of force occasionally; could be subject to strains.
  8. Works under emergency situations.
  9. Responsible for 24-hour call.
  10. Wears protective gowns and aprons.
  11. Reaches for, pushes, pulls and lifts x-ray equipment.
  12. Electrical and radiation energy hazards are present.

How to Apply

Check us out at www.govecountymedicalcenter.org for a job application

Closing Date

June 11, 2020