Catholic Health Initiatives Radiologic Technologist II - Mercy East Village Clinic - FT 1.0 (Varied) in DES MOINES, Iowa

Radiologic Technologist II - Mercy East Village Clinic - FT 1.0 (Varied)

Description

Job Summary

Under general

supervision, the Radiologic Technologist (AART) II is responsible for

operates radiology equipment to make imaging films as directed by physicians

and performs radiographic and cardiopulmonary procedures for routine diagnosis

and treatment purposes. Performs specialized

procedures for diagnosis and assistance in the design of treatment for

patients including venography, myelography and gastrointestinal exams.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produceand perform all diagnostic radiographs procedures, to be interpreted bythe physician or radiologist.

  • Position patients and adjust equipment for taking diagnostic images following established procedures.

  • Examineradiology film and/or digital exams for properties such as density andcontracts, definition, magnification and distortion.

  • Takex-rays of various portions of the body in order to diagnosis disease orinjury.

  • Follow safety principles, radiation protection, and the general comfort and care of the patient.

  • Recordtest results and monitors patient data.

  • Maintainradiographic log, in accordance with the policy, taking responsibilityfor documentation of exam, patient’s name, and/or retake reason.

  • Maintainseparate report on all diagnostic x-rays.

  • Maintainaccurate department records to satisfy both the state and federalregulations.

  • File and maintain shipping and receiving log of radiographs and other diagnostic tests requested.

  • Maintain current MSDS forms for radiology department.

  • Calibrateand maintain x-ray equipment.

  • Performother duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Job Requirements /Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required &

preferred):

  • Associate degree from accredited school of radiologic technologist required.

  • Current/valid registration by the American Registry of Radiological Technology (ARRT) required.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Care Life Support (ACLS) certification required.

Experience (required and preferred):

  • 2 years clinical experience in radiologic technology required.

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-MERCY EAST VILLAGE

Daily Schedule Varied

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0177266

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.