Nov 19, 2021

Senior Radiology Tech, Levelland On-Call

  • St. Joseph Health & Covenant Health
  • Levelland, TX 79336, USA
Imaging

Job Description

Covenant Health is seeking an on call, Senior Radiology Technologist with the Radiology Diagnostic Department at Covenant Levelland.

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Job Summary:

Performs radiological procedures to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and injuries. The Radiology Technologist must be proficient in two (2) or more of the Mammography, X-Ray, Ultrasound, and Computed Tomography disciplines. Requires limited supervision.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs procedures as prescribed by a physician by determining the proper technical factors on an individual patient basis.
  • Ability to perform procedures in two (2) or more of the following disciplines: Mammography, X-Ray, Ultrasound, and Computed Tomography.
  • Positions patients accurately for the proper view of the affected area.
  • Selects and operates fixed and portable radiographic equipment as directed.
  • Prepares room, equipment and contrast media and administers contrast media to the patient as required by the procedure.
  • Instructs patients as to the proper physiological requirements for the procedure.
  • Reviews and submits PACS images using proper technique.
  • Abides in the established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality management, general and radiation safety, environmental and infection control standards.
  • Maintains accurate records of procedures as required and performs necessary clerical duties.
  • Instructs radiological technology students on equipment operation, techniques and positioning.
  • Ensures a clean working environment and stock supplies as necessary.
  • Assist with exam scheduling and telephone inquiries as necessary.
  • Appropriately enters orders and captures exam charges timely

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Education :

  • Coursework/Training - Satisfactory completion of an AMA approved School of Radiology Technology

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Registered or Registry Eligible by the A.R.R.T.
  • Licensed by the Texas Department of Health as Medical Radiology Technologist.
  • BLS (AHA) Certification within 30 days of employment.
  • Registered in Mammography by the A.R.R.T. for those individuals that will be performing mammography.
  • Registered in Computed Tomography by the A.R.R.T. for individuals that will be performing CT scans.
  • Registered in Quality Management by the A.R.R.T.
  • Registered in Bone Densitometry by the A.R.R.T. for individuals that will be performing Bone Density studies.
  • Registered in Ultrasound by the A.R.R.T or ARDMS.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience :

  • 1 year of experience as a Radiology Technologist.

Covenant Health is celebrating over 100 years of serving Lubbock and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200 people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.

For over 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry of healing.

As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as Sacred Encounters.

Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed beds:

Covenant Medical Center - CMC

Covenant Children’s

Covenant Specialty

Covenant Plainview - PLV

Covenant Levelland - LVL

Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock)

Covenant Medical Group (CMG)

Covenant Health Partners

Hospice of Lubbock

Covenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square miles.

Covenant provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Positions specified as “on call, per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Covenant Health

Category: Radiology Technologist

Req ID: R339824