Feb 06, 2020

Radiologic Technologist 7041

  • Vail Valley Medical Center
  • Vail, CO 81657, USA
Allied Health

Job Description

POSITION PURPOSE:
  • Performs diagnostic examinations, ensures image quality, patient safety, radiation safety, and patient and physician satisfaction.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Performs all radiographic examinations according to VVMC protocols.
  • Maintains constructive collaborative communication with patients, families, physicians, co-workers, and other members of health care team to contribute to continuity of care.
  • Maintains established department policies and procedures, objectives, confidentiality, quality assurance, safety, environmental standards, radiation protection standards, infection control standards, and universal precautions.
  • Identifies each patient and reviews exam order for consistency of examination ordered with clinical diagnosis. Reviews consistency of all demographic information including physician’s name and signature, patient’s name, and date.
  • Maintains working knowledge and use of the VVMC HIS and PACS computer systems to ensure quality patient documentation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. Must be HIPAA compliant.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience:
    • One year of experience in radiology preferred.
    Certification(s):
    • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
    • Basic Life Support (BLS) by the American Heart Association.
  • Computer / Typing:
    • Must possess, or be able to obtain within 90 days, the computers skills necessary to complete online learning requirements for job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online benefits enrollment, etc.