Surgery Care Affiliates Radiology Technologist -Advocate Condell Ambulatory Surgery Center in Libertyville, Illinois
Radiology Technologist -Advocate Condell Ambulatory Surgery Center
More information about this job:
SCA owns and/or provides management services to 194 ambulatory surgery centers, surgical hospitals, and hospital surgery departments, in partnership with approximately 2,800 physicians and in affiliation with 105 health systems. SCA's clinical systems, service line growth strategies, benchmarking processes, and efficiency programs create measurable advantage for surgical facilities – clinically, operationally, and financially. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.
Advocate Condell Ambulatory Surgery Center is a new, free-standing, multi-specialty surgery center on the campus of Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, IL.
Be a part of this exciting new facility.
Accountabilities / Responsibilities:
The Radiology Technologist is responsible for the fluoroscopic x-rays (C-Arm) procedures and other radiation procedures according to facility policy. The Radiation Technologist is responsible to assist with the provision of patient care to meet identified patient outcomes, and to achieve the goals of the facility as directed by the Clinical Leader/Registered Nurse. The Radiation Technologist performs duties according to scope of practice designated by the facility position description, role and responsibilities and under the direction of the designated clinical leader/Registered Nurse.
School graduate or equivalent; completion of an accredited radiology program required.
1-2 year experience in radiology. Knowledge and understanding of radiology principles and practices. Certification in radiation technology preferred.
Successful completion of BCLS Course within 90 days of employment required or documentation of current BCLS certification.
Functions as a Radiation Technician under the direction of the Clinical Leader/Registered Nurse.
Knowledge of radiation equipment, including the maintenance and care of equipment.
Applies principles of radiation protection.
Evaluates radiographs for technical quality and stores films according to facility policy and guidelines.
Maintains documentation, reports, and files according to facility policy.
Calculates and regulates equipment using established technique, knowledge and skill.
Knows and practices the principles and procedures of sterile technique.
Sets up and operates radiation equipment in operating/procedure rooms.
Assists physician with imaging procedures.
Assists patients with pre and post procedures according to facility policy and established guidelines.
Assists with housekeeping tasks as necessary to provide a safe environment for patients, teammates, physicians, guests.
Performs all other duties as assigned by manager
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