May 02, 2022

Radiology Technologist Registered- Medical Imaging

  • Swedish
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Full-time Imaging

Job Description

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Radiology Technologist Registered ( 1.0 FTE, Day Shft) to work in Medical Imaging at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

Performs a variety of technical procedures to include fluoroscopy and plain films as well as portable x-ray and c-arm operations in various locales. Examples of these procedures include but are not limited to barium studies, arthrography, myelography, fluoroscopic guidance for invasive procedures, etc. Provides appropriate care to patients and assures their safety from a physical and clinical perspective.

The radiology technologist must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily and possess the knowledge, skill and/or ability to perform the job successfully and in an efficient manner. Must be thoughtful and considerate of patient's needs and explain procedures thoroughly, and must be able to use initiative and ingenuity in the performance of procedures.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrates functional understanding of various types of x-ray equipment and applications, to include c-arm, portable, R&F, etc.
  • Provides optimal diagnostic images in an expedient manner as well as provides appropriate clinical information to the radiologist.
  • Consistently follows departmental policies, procedures, and protocols.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of human anatomy and physiology sufficient to allow optimum positioning of patients for imaging.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and application of radiation safety

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Satisfactory completion of a formal radiological technology program.
  • At the time of hire must have Radiologic Technologist registry by ARRT.
  • Washington State Certified Radiologic Technologist – Diagnostic license.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN).

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year Experience as a radiological technologist

About the Cherry Hill Campus

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish healthcare system.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details — https://caregiver.ehr.com

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Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Radiology Technologist

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 334509