Radiologic Technologist II - Diagnostic Imaging

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Dec 22, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Position Overview:** The **Radiologic Technologist** provides imaging and patient care services at defined levels to patients. **Principal Accountabilities** + Assesses and educates patients according to specific department protocols. + Implements radiation protection and safety standards to minimize radiation exposure to staff and patients. + Maintains mandated continuing education requirements. + May be required to train / precept students and new techs. + Operates a variety of complex stationary and mobile diagnostic equipment. + Positions patients and selects anatomic and technical exposure parameters accurately. + Prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within accepted scope of practice, and applicable state/federal regulations. + Prepares for and assists the physician in a variety of imaging and/or invasive procedures. **Qualifications:** **Education:** + ARRT Registered Technologist, {RT(R)} in good standing, or eligible to take the ARRT Radiography registrationexamination. + BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification required. + CA State Licensure (CRT) is required. + Fluoroscopy license is required (within 90 days of hire). + Graduate of a JRCERT accredited educational program in radiography. **Experience:** + Previous experience as a Registered Radiologic Technologist is desirable. + Prior work experience in an acute carefacility is preferable. **Knowledge:** + Must be knowledgeable of technical factors and radiographic views. + Understands radiation protection techniques tominimize radiation exposure to staff and patients. + Able to recognize potential abnormalities and prioritizeaccordingly. **Special Skills/Equipment:** + Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision. + Must be able to work in a rapidly changing and challenging environment and take appropriate actions in emergent situations. **Organization:** Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento **Employee Status:** Regular **Employee Referral Bonus:** No **Benefits:** No **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Variable **Shift Hours:** 8 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Varied Days **Weekend Requirements:** Every Weekend **Schedule:** Per Diem **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** Per Diem All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.