Radiology Technologist II, FT, Days, Weekends

Allied Health Professionals Lawrence, Kansas


Description

 Something special starts here.

Sign On Bonus: $3000.00
Shift/Schedule: Weekends (Fri, Sat, Sun) 7a-7p; One on call week (M-F) every 6 weeks
 

You can’t define it, but you know it when you see it: the difference between an average life and the good life. When your cup is full – with joy, purpose and lifelong health – it shows. At LMH Health, we are all about healthy people, healthy communities and healthy futures, and that makes us your destination for an exceptional career. From flexible, work-life harmony to competitive pay and great advancement potential, find everything you’re looking for at LMH Health.

You'll find everything you’re looking for at LMH Health:

·             Join a team that cares about the community

·             Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

·             Professional development and recognition

·             Excellent benefits

We’re looking for you.

We are looking for patient-focused Radiology Technologists to join our team. The responsibility of the Radiology Technologist includes empathetic and instructional approach to patient care, the preparation, operation of imaging, collection data using computers, necessary imaging devices and care of instrumentation, patient physical safety and radiation safety.

 

Responsibilities

  • Confidently administer all types of diagnostic radiology exams with emphasis on patient care. Emphasis on patient examinations that are preformed proficiently, efficiently and safely.
  • Communicates professionally and effectively with all customers. Including explaining procedures to patient/family accurately and to customer satisfaction.
  • Maintains and utilizes appropriate equipment and supplies to perform exams or aide in performance of diagnostic procedures that comply with the states scope of practice.
  • Completes ordered exams and assembles data in folder to be read by the Radiologist/Physician.  Generates exam charges in Radiology computer system.
  • Maintains accurate patient records and documents pertinent data and patient information completely.
  • Reviews patient history and obtains appropriate order.
  • Utilizes resources to provide the best standard of care for patients in Imaging Services.
  • Acts as patient’s advocate prior, during and following exams.
  • Assists the Radiologist as needed for completion of procedures.

 

  • Utilize knowledge of positioning and techniques. Obtains resources to provide the patient with diagnostic imaging while adhering to ALARA.
  • Utilize appropriate equipment and supplies to perform surgical exams, diagnostic exams and/or in aiding the radiologist with exams requiring contrast/barium.
  • Performs care according to the population served on the unit as referenced in the Administrative, Scope of Services Policy.
  • Adheres to standard of care outline for customers in policy and procedures as the Medical Director of Imaging Services.
  • Maintains certifications, licensure and job related/accreditation competencies and requirements.
  • Maintains confidentiality of all customers.
  • Performs other duties as needed or assigned.

Qualifications

Required:

  • ARRT (RT) registered
  • LRT, state of Kansas licensure within 6 months of employment
  • BLS certification

Our Cultural Beliefs

  • Patient First. We consider the patient first in everything we do.
  • Better Together. We actively strive to be a diverse LMH Health team that works together to achieve excellence.
  • Listen/Speak Up. We embrace a diverse culture of open, respectful, well-intended communication where we listen, share, and value ideas to create equitable solutions.
  • Innovate! We actively explore new ideas and approach change with agility and an open mind.
  • Own It/Solve It. We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and we collaborate for solutions.
  • In Joy. We create a workplace that is both fun and meaningful.

 

At LMH Health, we value inclusion and diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all to apply. Employment is decided on the basis of experience and qualifications that meet the business need.

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