Chippenham Hospital, a 466-bed acute care facility, is located on the Southside of Richmond, a short drive from the beautiful, outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater. Chippenham Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune's 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!
The Joint Commission awarded Chippenham Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for advanced primary stroke, heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, perinatal care, hip and knee replacement and surgical care. We are also a Certified Chest Pain Center and a Level II Trauma Center, which means we provide fast, skilled care in life's most difficult moments.
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
1 Obtains quality radiographs of patients in an acceptable timeframe.
2 Complies with radiation safety guidelines. Operates radiographic equipment safely.
3 Demonstrates the ability to perform all necessary computer operations.
4 Render patient care in a professional and courteous manner.
5 Prepare examination rooms for radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures.
6 Assist the radiologist in administering medications, contrast agents and all types of care to the patient.
7 Reviews each exam for technical accuracy and identifies anatomical orientation on all images.
8 Demonstrates willingness to assist in additional duties.
9 Completes and maintains educational requirements
PREFERRED: One year as a staff technologist
REQUIRED: Responsible for continuing education credits as mandated by the ARRT for licensure. Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiographic Technology
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION (Required or Preferred)
American Registry of Radiologic Technology (required) or Registry Eligible- must be registered within one year
American Society of Radiologic Technology (preferred)
Virginia Society of Radiologic Technology (preferred)
IV certification (required)
Current CPR certification (required)
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom