Radiology Technologist PRN
Location:
Blacksburg , Virginia
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
00033-17729
Lewis Gale Hospital Montgomery HCA has over 40 years delivering high-quality healthcare to Southwest Virginia and New River Valley residents. As a member of the LewisGale Regional Health System network, we're able to provide a full scope of healthcare services from our 146-bed acute care facility located in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Our Mission and Vision at LewisGale above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. The vision of LewisGale is to be recognized as the healthcare provider and the employer of choice in Southwest Virginia.

At HCA, we believe our success is dependent on a Healthy Work Environment where caregivers, staff, administrators, physicians and volunteers are at the core of a patients-first culture. At the heart of everything we do is applying the same compassion and commitment we have for our patients to our co-workers and colleagues. We work hard to create a place where employees feel empowered to provide the best care possible and experience a rewarding career.

Our commitment to a Healthy Work Environment includes a focus on five key areas - Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation/Rewards and Staffing. We know if we do well in each of these areas, our employees will be able to provide the safest, highest-quality and most compassionate service to our patients.

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Prepares patients, collects relevant information for completion of procedures.

Performs all appropriate general diagnostic radiographic procedures.

Observant of patients' conditions.

Practices and enforces radiation safety as described in Federal standards, utilizing ALARA policy. Adheres to all appropriate hospital and regulatory policies and assists in maintaining accreditation.

Understands and operates electronic information systems.

Compiles appropriate records to expedite results.

Successfully operates mobile radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment within the department, in the OR, and throughout the hospital.

Participates in continuing education activities to expand/enhance their knowledge of diagnostic radiology and to meet the continuing education requirements of the ARRT.

Takes call after regular hours as assigned.

Assures primary area is clean and organized. Offers to assist in other areas of the department when not needed in primary area. Performs clerical and transport duties as needed.

Other duties as assigned.

Position is required to have competence to assess, treat and/or care for the age groups indicated by check marks.

Legend:
__X__ Birth - 1 Year = Neonatal/Infant
__X__ 1 - 11 Years = Child/Pediatric
__X__ 12 - 17 Years = Adolescent
__X__ 18 - 64 Years = Adult
__X__ 65 Years and over = Geriatric
_____ N/A - No responsibility to assess, treat or care for patients

EXPERIENCE

Required - NA
Preferred - One-year experience as a Radiologic Technologist in a hospital environment.

EDUCATION

Required - Graduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technology.
Preferred - As above, with successful completion of formal computer courses.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

Required - ARRT registered or registry eligible. BLS upon hire or within 90 days of employment.
Preferred - ACLS, PALS, NRP

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

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