Radiologic Technologist, General Section - Per Diem/Variable (8hr)
MemorialCare Health System
Location: Fountain Valley, California
Internal Number: ORA003617
At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Healthcare. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
The Diagnostic Technologist is a health professional with demonstrated skills and competency in all required General Radiographic and Fluoroscopic procedures provided in the hospital. Under general supervision, performs all routine diagnostic radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures within the scope of the Radiology Department, excluding Special Procedures such as angiography, nephrostomies, PTC, and CT studies.
The Nuclear Medicine Technologist must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. He or she must be able to assess and interpret data about the patient’s status in order to identify each patient’s age-specific needs.
This position will assist in covering vacations, holidays and sick calls The qualified candidate will be able to work independently and without supervision.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the Job
Ability to produce quality in all aspects of x-ray imaging.
Ability to effectively communicate all pertinent patient information to the radiologist
Ability to evaluate the demands of physicians, patients, staff and superiors.
Ability to effectively identify and implement performance improvement techniques.