Sutter Health Radiologic Technologist II - Weekend Shift Per Diem in Vallejo, California

Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides imaging and patient care services at defined levels to patients.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Assesses and educates patients according to specific department protocols.

  • Implements radiation protection and safety standards to minimize radiation exposure to staff and patients.

  • Maintains mandated continuing education requirements.

  • May be required to train / precept students and new techs.

  • Operates a variety of complex stationary and mobile diagnostic equipment.

  • Positions patients and selects anatomic and technical exposure parameters accurately.

  • Prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within accepted scope of practice, and applicablestate/federal regulations.

  • Prepares for and assists the physician in a variety of imaging and/or invasive procedures.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

Education/ including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration

  • ARRT Registered Technologist, {RT(R)} in good standing, or eligible to take the ARRT Radiography registrationexamination.

  • BLS Healthcare Provider.

  • State Licensure (CRT) is required.

  • Fluoroscopy license as required by stateregulations (within 6 months of hire).

  • Graduate of a JRCERT accredited educational program in radiography.

Knowledge:

  • Must be knowledgeable of technical factors and radiographic views.

  • Understands radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation exposure to staff and patients.

  • Able to recognize potential abnormalities and prioritizeaccordingly.

Experience:

  • Previous experience as a Registered Radiologic Technologist is desirable.

  • Prior work experience in an acute carefacility is preferable.

Should be competent in:

  • All portable procedures including surgery setting

  • All C-arm procedures

  • Fluoroscopy

  • Minimally invasive procedures such as cysto-urethrograms, lumber punctures, myelograms, arthrograms

Skills:

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a rapidly changing and challenging environment and take appropriate actions in emergentsituations.

Primary Location: California, East Bay, Vallejo

Organization: Sutter Solano Medical Center

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: No

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Evening

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days

Weekend Requirements: Every Other Weekend

Schedule: Per Diem

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per Diem

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.