Lancaster General Health Diagnostic Imaging Technologist Trainee in Lancaster, United States

Company

Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

7215 SOP-Diagnostic Imaging

Supervisory Organization

Suburban Outpatient - Mammography

Grade

G05

Summary

Job Description

Job Title: Diagnostic Imaging Tech Trainee

This position is located in Lancaster, PA

Causal 0.1, 8 hours per two weeks working varied hours during the week and every other weekend with possible holiday hours. Must be available to work Inpatient or outpatient and be willing to work at least at two OP sites

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SUMMARY: THIS POSITION IS FOR RADIOGRAPHY STUDENTS Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Diagnostic Imaging Tech Trainee. The DITT

Under indirect supervision, provides radiological care for the purpose of diagnostic and/or treatment of anatomic and physiologic disorders.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Under indirect supervision of a diagnostic imaging technologist, performs all routine diagnostic procedures through proper procedures,patient positioning, technique selection, application of immobilization and provides any necessary radiation protection.

  • Receives requests/orders, checking for special instructions from the requesting physicians, consulting with radiologists asnecessary. Responsible for required documentation and patient history. Documents other information as required.

  • Greets patients, confirms their identification, performing the correct procedures as directed. Completely explains the procedureto the patient (and family if present) as directed.

  • Completes examination, consultation, and billing procedures as required. Performs other paper work as applicable.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be a student of an AMA-approved school of radiological technology

CPR certification.

Experience of a well-rounded student in good academic standings with the college.

This position requires PA Child Abuse and FBI Fingerprinting Clearances.

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, at http://lancastergeneralhealth.org/LGH/ a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), at https://www.pennmedicine.org/ is a 631-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare) . Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.

Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown Outpatient and Suburban Outpatient Pavilions, along with additional outpatient centers and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region . Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational, Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in healthcare.

A four time designated Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health has been recognized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals in 2015-16 in three specialties. It is also one of only seven hospitals in the country with all of the following distinctions:

5 Star Rating on Medicare.gov Hospital Compare

Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals 2017 at https://www.healthgrades.com/hospital-directory/pennsylvania-pa/lancaster-general-hospital-hgst7169e6a6390100

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A

US News List of High Performing Hospitals at https://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/area/pa/lancaster-general-hospital-6231120

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