TITLE: Radiology Tech
LOCATION: Lexington, KY
Would you like to live around Lexington and work in a hospital system that the mission is to make communities healthier?
The hospital is committed to serving the needs of the community and the region with exceptional quality and they are passionately focused on their patients.
What they are looking for:
-Associate’s Degree Required (Graduate of a Program Discipline in Radiology) verified by KY State license.
-American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
-Kentucky State Radiation Operators License.
Hours and Compensation:
Full time position. Monday-Thursday 9pm-6:30am.
Salary will be between 43K-65K and a $2.25h shift diff plus a full benefit package is included and a potential sign-on/relo.
What you will be doing:
-Reviews patient history and physician's orders. Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure patient's understanding and cooperation.
-When ordered, prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice. Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate.
-Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.
-Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.
-Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s). Analyzes results and identifies issues with the quality of imaging results. Takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues, including repositioning patient and repeating procedure. Enters, transmits and reports scan results.
-Position reports to the Radiology Supervisor
-Great department to work in.