Sutter Health Radiologic Technologist - Roseville Diagnostic Imaging (On-Call) in Roseville, California

Description

POSITION SUMMARY

The Radiologic Technologist provides imaging and patient care services at defined levels to patients.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Assesses and educates patients according to specific department protocols.

  • Implements radiation protection and safety standards to minimize radiation exposure to staff and patients.

  • Maintains mandated continuing education requirements.

  • May be required to train / precept students and new techs.

  • Operates a variety of complex stationary and mobile diagnostic equipment.

  • Positions patients and selects anatomic and technical exposure parameters accurately.

  • Prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within accepted scope of practice, and applicablestate/federal regulations.

  • Prepares for and assists the physician in a variety of imaging and/or invasive procedures.

Qualifications

MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • ARRT Registered Technologist, {RT(R)} in good standing, or eligible to take the ARRT Radiography registration examination.

  • BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification required.

  • CA Licensure (CRT) is required.

  • CA Fluoroscopy license required.

  • Graduate of a JRCERT accredited educational program in radiography.

Experience:

  • Previous experience as a Registered Radiologic Technologist is desirable.

  • Prior work experience in an acute care facility is preferable.

Knowledge:

  • Must be knowledgeable of technical factors and radiographic views.

  • Understands radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation exposure to staff and patients.

  • Able to recognize potential abnormalities and prioritize accordingly.

Special Skills/Equipment:

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a rapidly changing and challenging environment and take appropriate actions in emergent situations.

Primary Location: California, Greater Sacramento Area, Roseville

Organization: Sutter Medical Foundation - Central

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: No

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day/Evening

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days

Weekend Requirements: Rotating

Schedule: On-Call

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 8

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.