UnityPoint Health Diagnostic Radiographer/Limited Computed Tech in Fort Dodge, Iowa

UnityPoint Health - Fort Dodge

Diagnostic Radiographer/Limited CT

FTE: .90 (Full-time, 36 hours per week)

Shift: Evenings, weekends, holidays

  • A high responsibility is required in the performance of general diagnostic x-ray procedures.

  • Performs a variety of general diagnostic procedures requiring limited supervision.

  • Responsible for radiation safety as related to patient, staff, and self.

  • Performs related radiology computer and clerical duties.

  • Assumes individual responsibility for portions of the departmental quality assurance program.

  • If qualified, may administer IV contrast media under the supervision of a physician.

  • Assists radiology students in clinical procedures.

  • Performs other related duties as required or assigned by the Clinical Supervisor or Manager.

  • Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide radiology care appropriate to neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.

  • Documents radiology care consistent with documentation guidelines.

  • Communicates with other members of the health care team in order to ensure continuity of care and coordination of services.

  • Participates in department operations demonstrating professional behaviors to include supporting goals of the Radiology Department and maintaining awareness of resource utilization.

  • Participation in non-direct patient care activities including educational activities, quality assurance activities, department meetings, and other related activities.

  • Demonstrates positive customer relations skills.

  • Provides a variety of services related to patient transportation and daily department cleaning.

  • Provides environmental duties as assigned.

  • Exhibits knowledge and skills to operate Picture Archiving Communications System (PACS) , Radiology Information System (RIS) and electronic medical record (EMR).

  • Adheres to departmental and hospital policies and procedures.

Licensure/Certification:

State of Iowa License as a Radiographer.

Accredited national certification Registered Technologist, Radiology RT(R).

Experience:

Previous experience as a RT(R) is desired.

Skills/Abilities:

Demonstrates effective written and oral communication skills.

Organizational and time management skills

Basic computer skills.

Certification/Course:

Basic Life Support (CPR) certification required

Requisition ID: 2018-51689

Street: 802 Kenyon Rd

Name: 7020 UnityPoint Health Trinity Regional Medical Ctr

Name: General Radiology

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: evenings, weekends, holidays

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org