Radiologic Technologist I in East Los Angeles, CA at Avanti Hospitals

Date Posted: 8/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital

Job Title: Radiologic Technologist I 

City: East Los Angeles / State: California    

Radiology

Varied Shifts

Varied Hours

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Job Description and Job Responsibilites

Job Title: Radiologic Technologist II

Job Summary:

As a Radiologic Technologist II, this person performs Radiological and/or CT Procedures at a technical level sufficient to provide adequate diagnosis. Radiological Technologist II may also perform Computerized Tomography procedures only, at a sufficient technical level with limited supervision in accordance to prescribed policies and procedures.

Essential Job Duties: 

  • Demonstrates knowledge of principles of CT and computer science as related to scanning.  Calibrates system periodically as required.
  • Demonstrates correct and adequate cross sectional anatomic positioning skills.  Reviews exposed films for adequate information required by examination/procedure, technique and identification as per approved protocols.
  • Demonstrates complete working knowledge of imaging equipment and computer software necessary to perform studies.  Selects appropriate CT scanning technique/equipment and determines the most suitable posture/position.
  • Recognizes emergency situations, initiates code and ready to respond as needed.  Makes sure that all emergency equipment is operational and emergency supplies fully stocked at all times.
  • Reviews patient questionnaire and requisitions for special instructions.  Reviews with Radiologist and patient if necessary to assure safety and appropriateness.
  • Assists in training and guidance of new staff and students who rotate through these modalities. Performs any other duties or responsibilities which may be 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 have completed internship in good standing.

  • 2 years of Prior CT experience required

Licensure/Certifications:

  • Current CPR  

  • Current ARRT Certificate, in good standing, preferred

  • Current CRT, California Radiological Technologist Certificate

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.

 

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:

  • High school graduate

  • Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technologist Program

  • Must have completed internship in good standing.

  • 2 years of Prior CT experience required

Licensure/Certifications:

  • Current CPR  

  • Current ARRT Certificate, in good standing, preferred

  • Current CRT, California Radiological Technologist Certificate

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.