DaVita Radiology Technologist in MONTEBELLO, California

Radiology Technologist

Description

OVERVIEW :

Responsible for performing all diagnostic x-ray examinations not requiring constant supervision of technical details with a comprehensive knowledge of anatomy, radiographic techniques and positioning.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Consistently exhibits behavior and communication skills that demonstrate HealthCare Partners’ (HCP) commitment to superior customer service, including quality, care and concern with each and every internal and external customer.

  • Practices within the scope of the CRT & ARRT license.

  • Produces radiographic/digital images with emphasis to technique (KvP & MAS), exposure index, collimation, shielding, identification markers, positioning and artifacts.

  • Monitor personal radiation badge.

  • Assists Radiologists during fluoroscopic examinations.

  • Operates all x-ray equipment to obtain maximum diagnostic images.

  • Monitors x-ray equipment to assure safety and proper working conditions.

  • Works with patients of all age groups and explains procedures, assuring understanding of such procedures.

  • Uses sterile techniques and provides a safe environment to patients and staff according to company and department policies.

  • Ensures that the patient’s need for privacy and confidentiality are met and that the patient is physically covered whenever possible.

  • Ensures that the delivery of services reflect efficient and effective use of supplies and appropriate utilization of resources.

  • Identifies and reports potentially unsafe systems, processes and/or situations.

  • Performs general office duties including coordination of daily radiology schedule and ordering supplies.

  • Attends and participates in educational programs and shares knowledge with peers.

  • Maintains CRT & ARRT continuing education units.

  • Assists in the development of new procedures and techniques as required.

  • Adheres to Universal Precautions at all times.

  • Adheres to safety policies and procedures at all times.

  • Uses, protects, and discloses HCP patients’ protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EDUCATION:

  • 1 or 2 years of post-high school education or adegree from a two-year college.

  • Current CRT, FLUORO and ARRT certification.

  • Graduate of AMA-approved school of Radiological Technology.

  • Documentation of continuing Radiology training.

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum:

  • Over 3 years and up to and including 5 years ofexperience.

Preferred:

  • 3 to 4 years post-training experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:

  • Computer literate.

  • Basic Life Support for healthcare providers.

DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and Washington. A leading independent medical group in America, DaVita Medical Group has over two decades of experience providing coordinated, outcomes-based medical care in a cost-effective manner. As of June 30, 2017, DaVita Medical Group’s teammates, employed clinicians and affiliated clinicians provided care for approximately 1.7 million patients. DaVita Medical Group’s leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.

DaVita Medical Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita Medical Group makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

DaVita Medical Group will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

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Primary Location CA-MONTEBELLO - 90640

Req ID: 337474