Come join us at Tri-Cities ER, a campus of John Randolph Medical Center! Tri-Cities ER is an 11,000 square foot Freestanding Emergency center located in Prince George, VA and one of the cornerstones of Hospital Corporation of America's (HCA) Central Virginia based facilities. Because we're like a traditional hospital ER, we have the capability to treat a range of emergencies, from less complex cases like stitches and broken bones, to more life-threatening emergencies like chest pain and potential stroke.
Tri-Cities ER offers comprehensive imaging services for the well-being and convenience of our patients. Our expert staff of board-certified radiologists and technologists work closely with physicians to get patients on their way to diagnosis, treatment and good health.
Are you ready to take your imaging career to the next level? Are you a patient centric professional who embodies HCA's mission to commit to the care and improvement of human life? If you're proactive, goal oriented team player with the ability to work independently this CT/Radiology Technologist position is perfect for you!
GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES - Under the direction of a Physician, the CT/Radiology Tech performs a variety of diagnostic radiographic procedures in compliance with established protocols to promote positive patient outcomes.
The responsibilities of the CT/Radiology Technologist include, but are not limited to:
Completes duties according to the requirements of each procedure requiring radiological support.
Assembles necessary supplies and positioning aids for scheduling procedures according to physician's preference card.
Tests and monitors equipment for proper working condition.
Accurately comprehends and interprets verbal orders and direction.
Documents records and other forms, accurately adhering to approved policies/procedures.
Confirms that all persons in the room are appropriately shielded before activating x-ray.
Communicates information about the patient's status to other persons responsible for patient care.
Applies the prescribed procedures to competently perform radiology technician functions.
Follows principles of aseptic technique in performing duties during the procedure.
Remains available during the procedure to provide timely responses to physician or patient needs.
Follows manufacturer's specifications and OSHA guidelines when performing x-ray procedure.
Performs required maintenance of instruments, supplies, and equipment by adhering to cleaning care, storage, and calibration procedures as directed.
Handles equipment and instruments correctly to provide appropriate availability and safety.
Maintains adequate supplies to provide immediate availability during the procedure.
Actively participates in staff orientation, training, education programs, performance improvement, and quality control activities and initiatives.
Competent and responsible in prevention of contamination and transfer of infection.
Completes on-going continual education to improve job performance, maintain licensure/certification/registration, and stays abreast of current trends and practices.
We value you and your future. HCA is proud to offer great leadership, a nurturing environment, many opportunities for growth and development, competitive pay and great benefits including multiple health insurance plan options, tuition reimbursement, and many more programs to cover a wide variety of today's life and family needs. In addition to your salary and health insurance benefits, HCA provides a matching 401k as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP). Members of HCA receive consumer discounts on cell phones, hotels, rental cars, and many others. Interviews are being set immediately, you are encouraged to apply today!
HCA is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include 178 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. HCA is ranked number 63 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently recognized for being one of the "Worlds Most Admired Companies" and "World's Most Ethical companies"
EDUCATION: Graduate of accredited school of radiology (required).
EXPERIENCE: Minimum two (2) years required; preferably in an operating room or surgery center setting.
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE/REGISTRATION: ARRT (R), BLS required; state license as required; Specialty certifications may be required as per state guidelines and/or modality.