*Highland Hospital is seeking a Part Time Radiologic Technologist to join its growing team. Candidates for this role must be available to work Saturdays 11am - 11pm and Sundays 4pm - 12am.Duties include but are not limited to:At the direction of a qualified physician the technologist performs a variety of technical procedures that require independent judgement with ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiologic diagnosis.Performs diagnostic radiography procedures utilizing established protocols/procedures without requiring constant supervision.Performs a variety of technical procedures that require independent judgement to adjust protocols and shows initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation appropriately for diagnostic radiography purposes.Utilizes complex imaging equipment for the acquisition, analysis, manipulation and documentation of image data and completes procedures according to protocol.Administers PO and rectal contrast per physician orders/department policy Demonstrates a strong ability to interact with both patients and co-workers, while displaying a high level of caring, listening, dignity and respect. Able to work as team member within the department and all other departments to expedite patient care efficiently. Demonstrates the ability to communicate instructions to patients in a clear and concise manner and explain procedures to help allay the patient's fears and solicit their cooperation.Identifies all patients properly by using two patient identifiers and utilizes universal protocol when performing procedures. Reviews patient history and assesses physician orders, applying specific departmental protocols for optimal results in the acquisition of data. Documents patient history in electronic record as required.
- Education: Graduate of an ARRT approved school of Radiologic Technology.
- License/Certifications: Must be New York State licensed or qualified to be licensed. If qualified to be licensed the validation of a degree from a 2 year radiology program as well as a temporary NYS license and ARRT certification in Radiology must be provided. Must become licensed in NYS before temporary license expires. ARRT certified in Radiology required. BLS preferred
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