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University of Utah Health Radiologic Technician in STANSBURY PARK, Utah

Overview

As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position is responsible for performing radiographic procedures involving the application of ionizing radiation for radiologic diagnosis.

STANSBURY CLINIC LOCATION.

Hiring Immediately.

Corporate Overview: The University of Utah is a Level 1 Trauma Center and is nationally ranked and recognized for our academic research, quality standards and overall patient experience. Our four hospitals and seventeen clinics provide excellence in our comprehensive services, medical advancement, and overall patient outcomes.

Responsibilities

  • Performs radiographic procedures. Critiques images to maintain quality control.

  • Selects film, adjusts and programs a variety of film changes, including cinefluorography, and may process cassettes.

  • Maintains the necessary precautions to prevent excessive exposure to radiation.

  • Assesses patient vital signs and condition when indicated during exams.

  • Reports equipment malfunctions to appropriate personnel.

  • May assist in orienting new employees or students regarding functions of the department.

  • Prepares, cleans and stocks rooms with supplies and linens.

  • May participate on department and hospital committees, and provide in-service training to hospital staff.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Demonstrated potential ability to perform the essential functions as outlined above.

  • Ability to provide care to the population served.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the principles of life span growth and development and the ability to assess data regarding the patient's status and provide care as described in the department's policies and procedures manual.

  • Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills.

  • Ability to select proper cassette size, exposure factors and correct any exposure and imaging problems.

  • Ability to prioritize workload while being flexible to meet the needs of the physicians.

Qualifications

Qualifications Required

  • Current RQI Healthcare Provider eCredential through the University of Utah Health RQI system. The eCredential is to be obtained within 30 days of hire.

  • Current licensure to practice as a Radiologic Technologist in the State of Utah.

  • ARRT Registration as a Radiologic Technician R.T. ( R) (ARRT).

Qualifications (Preferred)

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This position involves intermediate working conditions in a healthcare setting that may exert up to 50 pounds and may consistently require lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, or otherwise moving patients or objects, such as medical equipment, while providing patient care.

Physical Requirements

Carrying, Lifting, Listening, Manual Dexterity, Near Vision, Pulling and/or Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Stooping and Crouching, Walking

EEO Statement

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Requisition Number 48981
Reg/Temp Regular
Employment Type Part-Time
Shift Day
Work Schedule Friday 8:30am-7pm, Saturday 8:30am-7pm (20 hours)
Location Name Stansbury Clinic
Patient Care? Yes
City STANSBURY PARK
State UT
Department UCC ANC 80B SBHC RAD
Category Radiology / Imaging