Lead Radiology Technologist in Norwalk, CA at Avanti Hospitals

Date Posted: 2/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Coast Plaza Hospital

Job Title: Lead Radiology Technologist 

City: Norwalk / State: California    

Radiology

Day Shift

From 7:30 AM

To 4:00 PM

                                      


Job Description and Job Responsibilites

Job Title: Lead Radiologic Technologist

Job Summary: 

Performs Radiological Procedures at a technical level sufficient to provide adequate diagnosis.  Assists physician in performing Radiological Procedures on patient’s ranging in age from pediatric to geriatric.  The Lead Radiologic Technologist acts as the liaison between the Director and the Technologists.  The Lead RT is responsible for troubleshooting issues and implement modifications to routines and processes in the department.

Essential Job Duties: 

  • Establishes and maintains quality control procedures for the Imaging Services Department.

  • Assists Director in developing, implementing and enforcing department policies.

  • Assists Director in orientation and education of staff in the department. 

  • Assists Director in payroll of staff in the department.

  • Maintains work flow in the department.

  • Acts as a liaison for technologists and Director.

  • Develops staffing model and advises Director of changes needed for operation of the Department.

  • Participates in ALARA and assists with inventory control.

  • Assists with preparation for surveys from DHS and TJC as needed.

  • Assists with counseling and coaching employees and may act as the clinical coordinator for students.

  • Performs any other duties or responsibilities as assigned.

Behavioral Standards: 

  • Exhibits customer and service oriented behaviors in every day work interactions.

  • Demonstrates a courteous and respectful attitude to internal workforce and external customers.

Communication/Knowledge:

  • Provides accurate and timely written and verbal communication of clinical information in a manner that is understood by all involved in the delivery of patient care.   

  • Able to listen, understand, problem-solve, and carry-out duties to ensure the optimal patient care outcomes.

  • Able to use IT systems in an accurate and proficient manner.

Collaboration/Teamwork:

  • Contributes toward effective, positive working relationships with internal and external colleagues.

  • Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, reliability, and dependability in all daily work activities and a willingness to collaborate with others for the good of the customer and the organization.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:

  • High school graduate  

  • Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technologist Program

  • Must possess 2 years of experience as a Radiologic Technologist

Licensure/Certifications:

  • CPR Certificate

  • Current ARRT Certificate, in good standing, preferred

  • CRT, Certified Radiologic Technologist

ADA/Physical Demands:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Such accommodations must be requested by the employee/applicant in order to be considered.

  • Required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear; and may taste and smell.  The employee is regularly required to lift, push and/or pull weights in excess of 10 pounds, with assistance. Visual abilities, auditory abilities, must be intact to perform duties.