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Reg Radiology Technologist ($2,500 sign on bonus eligible)

Location
Mayfield Hts, Ohio
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
3 Sep 2022
Be a part of Cleveland Clinic's mission to provide the highest quality care to the communities we serve. Hillcrest Hospital, a Magnet® Hospital recognized as one of Ohio's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, is the ideal place to expand your professional career.

As a Registered Radiology Technologist at Hillcrest Hospital, you're at the forefront of the exciting and changing field of radiology. As a technologist you'll work in a high-volume environment performing a wide range of imaging scans. Our technologists move throughout all areas of a large hospital, including the ER, units and on the floors.

The ideal candidate:

Works independently without direct supervision.

Communicates clearly with radiologists, nurses and other caregivers.

Is reliable and collaborates well in a team setting.

Thrives in a fast-paced, busy environment.

This role involves three 8-hour shifts (7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) each week, making it ideal for someone who wants the flexibility to work part time.

Technologists gain experience in several imaging modalities and care settings, including emergency and trauma imaging.

Cleveland Clinic provides what matters most: career growth, delivering world-class care to our patients, continuous learning, exceptional benefits and working for an organization that offers many long-term career paths. Join us and experience a culture where opportunities to advance and the support to get there go hand in hand.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs general radiology, portable, and fluoroscopic procedures (GIs, GUs, pediatrics, arthrograms, spine center).
  • Produces images of optimal quality for interpretation with accuracy and without delay.
  • Maintains documentation requirements to ensure that all technical data is entered timely and accurately.
  • Notifies management and takes proper action to address equipment malfunctions.
  • Educates patients regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure understanding and cooperation.
  • Ensures patients' comfort and safety during and after the exam.
  • Assists with scheduling patient procedures.
  • Monitors and determines priority of patients.
  • Demonstrates care and operation of Radiology equipment according to technical specifications and applications.
  • Assists Radiologist with fluoroscopic, GU, GI, and pediatric procedures.
  • Acquires, archives, transmits, and prints images via PACS.
  • Capable of after hours transmission of images and appropriate paperwork.
  • Reports immediately any malfunctions to help desk and PACS Administrator.
  • Processes billing via RIS.
  • Provides instruction and mentoring to new hires and Radiology students.
  • Continually strives to learn new technical information and skills through attendance of periodic in-service programs and participation in professional affiliation sessions.
  • Potentially rotates through all diagnostic imaging modalities, sites and/or locations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education:

  • Graduate of an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology.

Certifications:

  • Must be a Registered Technologist credentialed by The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists R.T.(R) (ARRT), in good standing.
  • Current state licensure required prior to employment.
  • (BLS) certification required.

Complexity of Work:

  • Knowledge of anatomy and related pathologic processes.
  • Ability to communicate well with Radiologists and physicians to coordinate proper imaging of patients.
  • Strong communication skills are essential to provide excellent care to patients and families.
  • Ability to function well with minimal or no direct supervision.

Work Experience:

  • Minimum one year experience as a General Radiologic Technologist preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires standing and walking for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift or assist with lifting patients of varying weight and manipulate equipment daily.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 703254686-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cleveland Clinic
  • Location: Mayfield Hts, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent