Advanced Imaging Technologist Full Time Days AdventHealth Dade City
Location Address: 13100 Fort King Rd Dade City, FL 33525
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FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of Americaâ™s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row âœ2017-2019â by the Womenâ™s Choice Award
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018
One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group
Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades
First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission
Full Time Weekend Nights (Friday-Sunday 7 pm to 7:30 am)
You Will Be Responsible For:
Maintains equipment by daily Q.A
Sets up and adjusts equipment per protocol, radiologist and/or procedure performance
Accepts patients and assessâ™ their condition to determine proper handling and special requirements. Explains and prepares the patient for the exam requested.
Assists in the administration and administers various chemical substances in order to render specific organs or systems more opaque.
Reviews patient charts and requests with the radiologist to ensure the proper examination and diagnostic results are obtained.
Quality controls all images, maintains inventory, and adheres to safety regulations. Participates in training of department personnel, including students
Relies on extensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology to obtain the maximum diagnostic image corresponding to body parts.
Attends all required safety training programs and can describe his or her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety, and specific jobâ‘related hazards.
Follows the hospital exposure control plans/bloodborne and airborne pathogens.
Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors, and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsible, and courteous environment.
Promotes effective working relations and works effectively as part of a department/unit team inter- and intradepartmentally to facilitate the departmentâ™s/unitâ™s ability to meet its goals and objectives
What You Will Need:
Formal training in radiology technology of AMA approved program.
Minimum of one year Radiologic experience.
Current FL Certified Radiologic Technologist license upon hire
Registration by the ARRT (R)(CT) upon hire
BLS required upon hire
2 hours Stroke Education within 6 months of hire date, then1 hour annually
1 hour of Hip & Knee Surgery Education within 6 months of hire date, then annually
The Advanced Imaging Technologist performing CT/XRAY participates in technical duties directly involved with the CT scanner and the Diagnostic Imaging, including developing, initiating, and monitoring procedures for the effective utilization of this unit. The Advanced Imaging Technologist CT/XRAY actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all, while implementing the principles of Florida Hospital. All duties are performed in accordance with established policies and procedures. (Non-exempt).
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.