Washington Regional Medical Center is our region's only locally governed, community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system. Our system includes a 425-bed acute care hospital located in the heart of Fayetteville supported by our clinic system - including primary, specialty and urgent care operations - that span across Northwest Arkansas into Harrison and Eureka Springs. Being heavily supported and invested in our community makes Washington Regional a unique employer, encouraging staff to give back to the community in which we live and work and give back to each other.
Washington Regional Mission, Vision and Values prove to be a firm foundation and inspiration from which we fulfill our purpose.
Mission: Washington Regional is committed to improving the health of people in communities we serve through compassionate, high quality care, prevention and wellness education.
Vision: To be the leading healthcare system in Northwest Arkansas --- the best place to receive care and the best place to give care.
Values: To treat others - patients and their families, visitors, physicians, and each other - as we would want to be treated.
The Radiologic Technologist provides quality care to patients in the Radiology department. This position is responsible for performing X-ray procedures practicing the principles of ALARA exposure, accurate documentation and communication with the radiologists as required.
This position spends the majority of time standing and walking (up to 60% of work time.) Frequent lifting, pushing/pulling and carrying of up to 50 lb. is required when positioning patients and equipment (up to 30% of work time.) This position serves a variety of age groups: Neonates (up to 5% of work time), pediatrics (5%) adolescents (15%), adults (50%), and geriatrics (25%). Other duties may be assigned as needed for the workflow of the Imaging Department.
ARRT certification with an AR State License or ARRT registry eligible with a temporary AR state licensure; BCLS certification is required.
Educational and Skill Competencies Required
Maintain current ARRT certification, Arkansas State Licensure and BCLS. It is the responsibility of the Radiologic Technologist to maintain all required education set by the facility.
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