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Icc Radiology Tech - registry

Req #:  220981
Facility:  Condell Medical Center
Department:  Diagnostic Imaging
City:  Gurnee
Posting Budget Status:  Day/PM
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

Position Requirements:
Must be a graduate form an accredited AMA School of Radiology

0 ~ 1 year experience as a general radiographer
Knowledge of HIS system

Basic Knowledge of RIS system

Effective interpersonal skills

IEMA accreditation in medical radiation technology

AART certified or AART eligible

CPR certified
Must be able to make independent professional decisions pertaining to high quality patient care

High degree of technical skills

Must be able to function with minimal assistance in performing job activities

Must be conscientious in practicing high quality patient care

Must be able to work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays. Must be willing to rotate to other off~site locations.

Radiation exposure

Must be able to deal with ill patients

Ability to lift and/or move patients. Heavy lifting: lifting 50 to 100 pounds occasionally and/or 25 to 50 pounds frequently and/or 10 to 20 pounds constantly.

Ability to work in a fast~paced environment with established time constraints

May be exposed to hazardous materials and life~threatening diseases.

This position can recognize needs and behaviors of the following age groups: pediatric (newborn, toddler, school~age), adolescent, adult, older adult. Evidence of this can be shown by recognizing levels of development and modifying approach and exhibiting communication skills necessary to interpret age specific responses.

If position has direct patient care or direct patient contact the following lifting requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement effective 06/01/2015. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case~by~case basis.

To perform routine radiographic procedures on designated portion of the body for use by physicians in diagnosing and treating patient illness and/or injury to ensure patient safety and quality care. The role of the radiologic technologist is to support clinic operations, provide quality patient care, ensure excellent customer satisfaction, and to support an atmosphere of respect and professionalism.

Participates in educational opportunities to increase professional competence. Provides instruction and orientation to technologists as needed.
Ensures quality diagnostic films for radiographic interpretation.
Provides quality patient care and supports the operational needs of the clinic
Demonstrates commitment to providing quality and safe patient care by participating in performance/process improvement and adherence to all accepted safety standards and practices to ensure patient safety and quality patient care.
Demonstrates professional behavior, follows customer service expectations and participates as a collaborative member of the patient care team.