Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health CT/Xray Tech in Eureka, California

We are looking for an Xray Technologist – National Union Health Workers with Diagnostic Imaging Department at St. Joseph Hospital Eureka.

Location : Eureka, California

Schedule: Full time - 72 Biweekly hour(s)

Shift : 12 Hour - Nights

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Department Director, the day-to-day supervision of the Lead Technologist and/or Manager and in close collaboration with the Radiologists, the CT Technologist performs a variety of diagnostic imaging procedures and related activities according to department standards utilizing age-specific criteria. Serves as a customer service representative to patients, their families, the public, and the medical staff. Participates in quality control and organizational improvement activities. Serves as a clinical and technical resource to other technologists and to the radiologists. Participates in call schedule to meet staffing needs of the department.

Skills:

  • Reads and interprets written materials such as prescriptions, physician’s orders, policies and procedures, safety regulations, and equipment operating instructions. Interprets a variety of instructions presented in verbal, written, diagram, or schedule format.

  • Writes routine reports, notes, and memoranda. Speaks and writes effectively.

  • Applies basic arithmetic and algebraic concepts such as proportions, percentages and simple equations with a high degree of accuracy.

  • Solves practical problems and deals effectively with situations where only limited standardization exists.

  • Uses independent judgment on a routine basis.

  • Concentrates on details in a busy and distracting environment

Job Qualifications:

Education:

  • Graduate of a program in radiologic technology approved by the Committee on Allied Health Education & Accreditation of the American Medical Association preferred.

Experience:

  • A minimum of five years experience as the primary technologist in a high volume CT facility is preferred. Licensure:

  • Possesses a valid certificate as a Certified Radiologic Technologist in Diagnostic Radiology issued by the State of California is required.

Certification:

  • Registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists is preferred. Current CPR certification is required. Advanced certification in computed tomography technology by the ARRT is preferred.

Additional Skills/Abilities:

  • Advanced computer skills related to the operation of high technology, computer-driven equipment is essential. Staff members who treat patients of a specific age group must be aware of the regulatory and accreditation requirements specific to that population. The specific information and skills related to the position presented in this job description include the following age group populations: infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric.

National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: www.stjosepheureka.org St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Humboldt County Entities

Category: Radiology Technologist

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