UnityPoint Health

Radiology Technologist

Requisition ID
2021-101705
Category
Medical Imaging and Radiology - Non-Nursing
Location
US-IL-Peoria
Address
3915 Barring Trce
Affiliate
9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
City
Peoria
Department
First Care- Barring Trace
State
IL
FTE
0.56
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
Every other weekend 8-8, week days 2-8 and one day 8-8.
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Part Time Benefits

Overview

UnityPoint Clinics

Barring Trace First Care

22 hours/weeks, Hours will vary

Every other weekend 8-8, week days 2-8's and one day 8-8

Part time benefits

 

 

 

The Rad Tech will assist in the delivery of primary health care services and patient care management by performing diagnostic imaging in an ambulatory setting. Will be cross trained to room patients and obtain vitals when there is not a need for patient X-Rays. 

Why UnityPoint Health?

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.
  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options like 401K match, paid time off and education assistance that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.
  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.
  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.

Visit us at UnityPoint.org/careers to hear more from our team members about why UnityPoint Health is a great place to work. https://dayinthelife.unitypoint

Responsibilities

Clinical Imaging

·         Accurately perform diagnostic exams of patient as requested by provider using proper MA, KV, Time and Distance parameters.

·         Provide proper education of procedure to patients, their family, and others as needed

·         Employ proper radiation protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards.  

·         Practice sterile techniques and prevent cross-contamination to patients.

·         Perform quality control activities on radiation emitting equipment and darkroom equipment to ensure optimum image quality.

 

Administrative

·         Complete appropriate forms for recordkeeping and properly store films.

·         Assure x-ray referral log is completed and reviewed for return of x-rays in a timely manner.

·         Provide information to appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. health department).

·         Complete appropriate forms for recordkeeping and properly store films.

·         Assure x-ray referral log is completed and reviewed for return of x-rays in a timely manner.

·         Verify that an annual and successful inspection is performed by a Radiation Physicist.

 

General

  • Be aware of what is happening in clinic/department and the organization by attending clinic/department meetings, reading emails and regularly checking information on the organization’s intranet site.
  • Demonstrate initiative to improve quality and customer service by striving to exceed customer expectations.
  • Balance team and individual responsibilities; be open and objective to other’s views; give and welcome feedback; contribute to positive team goals; and put the success of the team above own interests.
  • Perform other duties as requested by Clinic Administrator to facilitate the smooth and effective operations of the office.

 

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.

Education:

 

 

 

·         Graduate of an AMA-approved school of radiologic technology. Must pass ARRT examination/registration in striving for self-improvement within twelve months of employment. 

 

 

Experience:

 

 

 

·         Previous clinical experience in a medical office preferred.

 

License(s)/Certification(s):

 

 

 

 

·         Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

·         High school diploma required if work is performed in a complex CLIA lab.

·         Must have a current Iowa/Illinois/Wisconsin permit to practice.

·         Must maintain ARRT registration.

·         Current license to perform radiologic procedures.

·         BLS

 

 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

 

 

 

 

·         Strong interpersonal skills.

·         Ability to work as a team member.

·         Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.

·         Able to write, read, comprehend and speak fluent English.

·         Strong computer skills.

·         Strong verbal and written communication skills

 

Other:

 

 

 

Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

 

 

 

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