Radiology Technologist

Job description:

Radiology Technologist –

  • Up to $10,000 sign on bonus!
  • Competitive Compensation, based on experience.
  • Excellent Benefits Package.
  • Direct Hire.
  • Full-time.
  • Non-exempt.
  • Location: Elmira, New York (Beautiful Finger Lakes Region)
  • They offer competitive pay, benefits, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and advancement opportunities. We welcome you to apply.
  • Are you ready to join an organization where delivering high quality patient-centered care, compassion, teamwork, and integrity are the basis for how they work? They are focused on delivering high-quality, safe, cost-effective, socially responsible health care services.
  • This position is a weekend position and includes weekend commitment pay of 25% of employees base rate on Saturdays and Sundays. This position will rotate between a medical center and a medical office building. The shift is Thursday and Friday (8:00am – 4:30pm) and Saturday and Sunday (9:00am to 7:00pm).
  • MAIN FUNCTION:
  • Under general supervision, performs diagnostic, fluoroscopic and portable radiographic procedures as ordered by the physician to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Reports to supervisor of diagnostic radiology.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Produces radiographs:

a. Positions and transfers patients.

b. Provides immobilization devices as required.

c. Selects and operates equipment as directed.

d. Processes digital images using PACS.

e. Provides adequate radiation protection by shielding of patients and selection of proper exposure techniques.

2. Prepares opaque media for various examinations.

3. Maintains sterile techniques and participates in procedures requiring such.

4. Operates portable equipment in non-sterile and sterile environment.

5. Maintains a current NYS license.

6. Administrative responsibilities:

Maintains adequate records as directed.

b. Maintains orderliness and cleanliness.

c. Cooperates with all personnel in the proper conduct of the department.

d. Rotates within the department.

e. Maintains ethical relationships.

7. All technologists are required to supervise, evaluate and instruct students in theRadiologic Program, sharing their knowledge and expertise in a constructive/interactive manner.

8. Is familiar with and demonstrates Quality in Action principles and participates in theprocess as appropriate.

9. Is responsible for attending all annual mandatory educational programs as required by position.

10. Employee understands and demonstrates the importance of satisfying the needs of the customer/patient by interacting with him/her in a friendly and caring way, being attentive to thecustomers needs, both psychologically and physically, and by taking the initiative to maintain communication with the customer in order to provide a secure/pleasant experience.

11. Provides age appropriate care to neonate, infant, children, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

12. It is understood that this job description lists typical duties for the classification and is not to be considered inclusive of all duties, which may be assigned.

EDUCATION:

1. Current NYS Radiologic Technologist License. ARRT Certification.

EXPERIENCE:

None.

CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION (CPR) REQUIREMENTS:

2. Basic Life Support (BLS) required within 90 days of hire date.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

3. Work requires walking, standing often in excess of 90% of the time. Work requires bending, stooping, reaching and occasional lifting up to 50 lbs., moving patients. Work requires pushing beds, stretchers, and mobile x-ray equipment.

EXPOSURE CATEGORY:

4. Category I. Tasks that involve exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues.

Qualifications:

  • Current NYS Radiologic Technologist License.
  • ARRT Certification.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

  • ABOUT THE AREA:
  • This integrated healthcare delivery system, is conveniently located in the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes region of New York, which is known for its charm, scenic settings, and historical significance.
  • Located amongst the Finger Lakes Region, the east coasts greatest wine region, Corning, New York is known as Americas Crystal City. All Things glass found at the Corning Museum of Glass. Small town vibes with big city attitude, you can find all sorts of family friendly events and activities. Corning hosts the Glass Fest, Days of incandescence where the town transforms back to the 1800s, live music and more. You can shop at over 100 boutique shops, visit art galleries, studios, museums, breweries, amazing restaurants and wineries. You will not have to travel far to enjoy all that the Finger Lakes have to offer. This is a great place to raise a family and the schools are highly rated.
    30 minutes to Watkins Glen,
    1 hour to Penn Yan.

Salary Type : Hourly

Salary Min : $ 25

Salary Max : $ 32

Currency Type : USD