Munson Healthcare Radiologic Technologist-Grayling in Grayling, Michigan
Job Summary: Responsible for performing diagnostic medical radiographs to both Inpatients and outpatients. professional/organizational and department standards. Must demonstrate competency in caring for all age specific groups.
Minimum Requirements: Associates degree required. Current certificate, as appropriate, in the State of Michigan from an accredited program in Radiologic Technology or Registry eligible. Demonstrated oral communication and organizational skills. BCLS certification within 6 months of employment.
Or, in lieu of the above be currently attending an accredited school for Radiology Technology or Registry eligible.
Skills, Talents and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal skills in order to work within the health care team and interact with internal/external customers. Demonstrated evidence of self-direction skills. Demonstrated abilities in working with physicians. Must maintain high level of confidentiality and ability to prioritize multiple tasks/activities. Work is performed in accordance to identified expectations. Operating freedom is used to identify problems and determine appropriate course of action. Decisions are based upon professional standards, hospital policy or regulatory agency standards. Must be able to synthesize and interpret data in assessment of patient status and application of diagnostic testing. Must be able to problem solve and demonstrate critical thinking skills. Organizational skills required and ability to concentrate while being subject to multiple interruptions and changing work priorities. Able to thrive in fast paced work environment. Maintain safe working environment for self, other employees, patients, visitors and medical staff in accordance with applicable standards and procedures relevant to the position’s job duties.
Position Accountabilities :
Maintain established department policies, procedures, objectives, and quality assurance, safety.
Prepare written documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as evaluation results, individualized treatment plans, progress reports, and other such reports.
Perform radiographic examinations. Enter information/documentation into Radiology Information System – RAD NET
Check equipment, supplies and accessories on a regular basis.
Process images including evaluating image for technical quality.
Maintain X-ray and other equipment in efficient operating order; perform preventative maintenance on a regularly scheduled basis; contacts outside service for major malfunctions.
Maintain orderliness and cleanliness of work areas.
Transport patients to radiographic room; prepare and maintain room.
Request and order supplies as necessary to keep materials on hand at all times.
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops.
Attend meetings as required. Attends at least 50% of department meetings or reads and signs off on all minutes of meetings not attended.
Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.