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CT Tech Per Diem Rotate

Company: Desert Regional Medical Center
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Desert Regional Medical Center is a 385 bed acute-care hospital classified as a stroke receiving center and level 2 trauma facility with an innovative, patient centered and evidence-based Rehabilitation Services Department. Our compassionate team provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including acute care rehabilitation, joint replacement & spinal surgery, neurosurgery, ICU, Telemetry, step-down care, skilled nursing, as well as outpatient therapy, hand and lymphedema clinics. Summary Under the supervision of the Radiologists, the Multi-Disciplinary Imaging Technologist shall provide radiographic, CT or MRI services to the patients. The Multi-Disciplinary Imaging Technologist's primary responsibility is that of an MRI/CT Technologist or a Diagnostic Radiographer. The Multi-Disciplinary Imaging Technologist shall operate imaging equipment, develop film, and prepare exam rooms; maintaining equipment and supplies. The technologist shall provide imaging service utilizing various modalities and in multiple environments. The Multi-Disciplinary Imaging Technologist's performance and behavior shall be both reflective and supportive of the Mission Statement and Core Values of the Hospital. DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES:

  • Performs and demonstrates working knowledge of X-ray, CT and or MRI Equipment.
  • Performs Procedures that requires sterile /aseptic technique
  • Demonstrates knowledge of all CT/MRI Protocols for all exams
  • Demonstrates Proficiency with all CT/MRI Equipment and Workstation
  • Provides Patient Education, explains procedures to be performed and addresses patient concerns
  • Verifies Physician Requests and performs requested procedures
  • Reviews patient history before procedures and obtains necessary information for the Radiologist.
  • Provides a safe environment for patient care, utilizing all necessary precautions to limit patient exposure.
  • Promptly reports any situation that requires immediate attention.
  • Works closely with co-workers and Radiologists to expedite healthcare imaging.
  • Provides Emergent call back hours.
  • Proficient with all department equipment and systems, Computerized Tomography, Information Systems, Pacs, AW Workstation, QB map Qualifications Required:
    • Graduate of an accredited two-year school of Radiologic Technology, ARRT Registration (or equivalent) in Diagnostic Radiography; and California State license required.
    • American Heart Association BLS required (maintain current at all times).
    • Effective communication and interpersonal skills required to interact with patients, physicians, visitors, and other staff members. Preferred: California State Fluoroscopy Licensure, CT licensed, MRI License PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Position involves extensive walking, standing, stooping and bending. Lifting over 50lbs required. Demanding position necessitates the ability to perform in a stressful environment. Visual Acuity necessary to visualize patients and computer images. Auditory Acuity needed for patient and staff communication. Ability to assess and interact effectively with all ages from the neonatal to the geriatric patient. Pay range: $35.75 Minimum - $48.04 Maximum an hour Individual wages are determined based upon a number of factors including, but not limited to, an individual's qualifications and experience. #LI-SB3 Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law. Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.

Keywords: Desert Regional Medical Center, Palm Springs , CT Tech Per Diem Rotate, Other , Palm Springs, California

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