Providence is calling a Radiology Technologist Non-Registered (Per Diem, Variable Shift) to Providence Health & Services in Olympia, WA.
We are seeking a Radiology Technician Non-Registered to provide quality care to patients. Perform Radiology exams proficiently to provide Radiologists with accurate information to reach an interpretation.
In this position you will:
Able to achieve proper density and contrast for radiographic and fluoroscopic studies. Includes selection of proper use of MAS and KVP, and use of proper collimation. Obtains high quality images.
Properly positions patient for radiographic and fluoroscopic studies. Includes following prescribed protocols as well as achieving proper positioning.
Understands and is able to operate all x-ray equipment within Diagnostic Imaging x-ray department. Demonstrates knowledge and ability to interpret radiology orders and takes steps to problem solve discrepant orders efficiently.
Properly protects patient and self from effects of radiation including use of proper collimation on all images, and use of protective equipment for patient and self. Uses ALARA principles and standards.
Marks patient studies appropriately including use of lead LT and RT initial markers on all images, and assures images are annotated with correct patient ID.
Demonstrates ability to critique quality of image in all areas before exam completion.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Currently enrolled in a two year certified community college/vocational training program.
WA State X-Ray Technician Registration
AHA BLS Basic Life Support.
One year clinical experience in Radiologic Technology, or equivalent
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
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