Imaging Tech I Per Diem (11p-7:30amApply Now
Marina del Rey Hospital and its staff aim to exceed the expectations of our patients, their families and the community with a service-oriented attitude. We seek excellence, courtesy, teamwork, respect, communication and enthusiasm in our future colleagues. If you are looking for exciting career opportunities with growth potential, come and join the team at Marina del Rey Hospital!
Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs a variety of basic imaging procedures and is responsible for patients’ safety protocols. Functions as the first line interface with customer in the successful accomplishment of their imaging needs and participates in CQI activities.
Demonstrates Competency in the Following Areas:
Responsible for the care and safety of patients undergoing treatment and use of equipment to minimize hazards of electric shock, burns and extraneous radiation to patients.
Responsible for safe handling of equipment and films.
Instructs and prepares patients for roentgenographic and/or fluoroscopic examinations.
Selects appropriate equipment to use for procedure.
Determines most suitable anatomical posture and position and shields patients.
Able to assess patient pain interfering with imaging procedure; makes appropriate physician contact for intervention.
Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.
Programs portable or stationary x-ray machines and makes radiograms for a variety of examinations.
Processes x-ray film as needed.
Practices medical and surgical aseptic procedures.
Assists in maintaining basic records and reports.
Assists in training of students and ancillary personnel.
Takes x-ray call according to monthly schedule after the closing of the regular department hours.
Interacts professionally with patient/family.
Completes all work before clocking out and leaving. This includes checking with nurses’ stations.
Provides care appropriate to condition and age of the patient, including pediatric, geriatric and general population.
- Registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (required).
- Certified by the State of California to practice and administer radiation (required).
- Current BCLS certification (required).
- Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing (required).
- One (1) year of experience under a Board-Certified Radiologist (preferred).
- Knowledge of anatomy and physiology (required).
- Basic computer knowledge (required).
(Hours: 2300 – 0730/weekends/holidays varied)
Marina Del Rey Hospital is an EEO employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, religion, origin, citizenship, ancestry, disability, legally protected medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.Apply NowApply Later