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Radiology Technologist

Company: Dignity Health Medical Group Santa Cruz
Location: Santa Cruz
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

OverviewDignity Health Medical Foundation, established in 1993, is a California nonprofit public benefit corporation with care centers throughout California. Dignity Health Medical Foundation is an affiliate of Dignity Health - one of the largest health systems in the nation - with hospitals and care centers in California, Arizona and Nevada. Today, Dignity Health Medical Foundation works hand-in-hand with physicians and providers throughout California to provide comprehensive health care services to the many communities we serve. As Dignity Health Medical Foundation continues to grow and establish new premier care centers, we provide increasing support and investment in the latest technologies, finest physicians and state-of-the-art medical facilities. We strive to create purposeful work settings where staff can provide great care, while advancing in knowledge and experience through challenging work assignments and stimulating relationships. Our staff is well-trained and highly skilled, qualities that are vital to maintaining excellence in care and service. Dignity Health Medical Group Dominican, a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation, is committed to serving the continuing health care needs ofSanta Cruz County. Supported by the rich community history Dominican Hospital, our doctors provide convenient, personalized care to patients throughout the region along the full continuum of care. We operate 18 clinics in Santa Cruz County and feature more than 70 providers with specialties including pediatrics, oncology and hematology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, gastroenterology, OB/GYN, urology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and urgent care. Santa Cruz County is 70 miles south of San Francisco and boasts great surf, sandy beaches, redwood-covered mountains and more.ResponsibilitiesOperate radiology equipment to make clinical diagnostic x-ray films as directed by physicians. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: 1) ( 50%) Position patients and adjust equipment for taking x-rays following established procedures 2) ( 10%) Instruct patients regarding procedures 3) ( 10%) Follow prescribed safety standards in operating radiology equipment 4) ( 10%) Select length and intensity for radiation exposure by adjusting equipment on individual patient basis 5) ( 10%) Develop and process radiology film and examine film for properties such as definition, magnification and distortion. 6) (10 %) Maintain examination rooms. Stock necessary medical and radiological supplies. Fill in support to the Front Office as needed for various job such as phones, scheduling appointments, check in and check out.QualificationsRequired: One year of x-ray experience. High School Diploma or equivalent (GED). CRT;AMER REGISTRY RAD TECH (RG ARRT);CT CPR Ability to properly position patients to provide quality imaging; Ability to troubleshoot equipment operation and perform simple adjustments; Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, management and peers; Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and customer services skills; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Passion for excellence in the care of patients and provision of timely and quality service; Basic computer skills; Knowledge of anatomy and physiology to sufficiently pinpoint areas for radiography; Knowledge of radiology equipment and testing; Knowledge of safety hazards common to radiology including equipment, body mechanics and patient movement; Ability to multi-task efficiently and effectively and cope effectively in a fast paced environment; Ability to act calmly and effectively in a busy or stressful situation; Requires adherence to all policies and procedures, including standards for safety, attendance, punctuality and personal appearance. Maintain accurate records as directed. Maintain confidentiality of sensitive information. Ability to work effectively in a team environment; Document work processes as required. Successful completion of an approved AMA Radiologic Technology program required. Current Amer Registry Rad Tech certification.#missioncritical

Keywords: Dignity Health Medical Group Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz , Radiology Technologist, Healthcare , Santa Cruz, California

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