Radiological Tech PRN

AdventHealth Central Florida - Celebration, FL

Part-time
Description
Radiologic Technologist I - PRN - AdventHealth LOCATION

Location Address:
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth LOCATION

Established in 1997 and now a 203-bed hospital

AdventHealth Celebration Health was designed as a Mediterranean resort-style facility to serve as a cornerstone of health in Disney’s planned community of Celebration, Florida

The hospital consistently delivers a state-of-the-art healing environment to residents of Osceola, Orange, Polk and Lake Counties, as well as to visitors from across the United States and the world. All within a 'living laboratory' of groundbreaking, research-driven clinical solutions that integrate mind, body and spirit in the defeat of illness and disease

Work Hours/Shift:
PRN Varies

You Will Be Responsible For:
Utilizing proper positioning criteria and technical exposure factors, performs all required imaging projections for given procedure. Utilizes two patient identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam.
Reviews all images on Computed Radiography NX station for evidence and accuracy of RT/LT marker placement and proper orientation. Repeats any view that fails to include all required anatomical structures or lacks proper contrast and spatial resolution.
Completes assigned exams in a timely manner. Keeps work flow coordinator informed of availability and status of all pending exams.
Utilizes computer system to update exam status, cancel/update orders as needed. Ensures charges match procedure completed. Confirms proper exam/patient assignment at NX before releasing images to PACS for interpretation.
Operates and maintains Imaging equipment in a safe manner. Adheres to all infection control standards. Properly wears Dosimetry badge and seeks to minimize radiation exposure. Employee job duties may include transport of pharmaceutical waste from the point of generation to a designated secure storage area.
Qualifications

What You Will Need:
For Orlando Fracture Care Only: If functioning in the Surgical Assistant III role must have completed the FH training program and competencies.
Current valid State of Florida license as a General Radiographer
ARRT (R)
Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in healthcare-related field (Preferred)
Pain Med and Fracture Care Only - Previous OR and/or procedural area experience (Preferred)

Job Summary:
Under Supervision the Radiologic Technologist fulfills the responsibilities necessary in the use of ionizing radiation to produce quality radiographic images. These responsibilities involve participation in a variety of diagnostic technical procedures which deliver quality care to patients ranging from neonatal to geriatric. For pain medicine cost centers (2600, 9090, 9270, and 2840) and for Orlando Fracture care (6801) the technologist may perform duties delegated by the RN to assist with patient care and patient flow throughout the department. For 7217 technologists may perform the duties of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL).

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.