Company: MercyOne Centerville
Posted on: October 12, 2021
CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health
Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites
across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and
virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out
of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never
before. Our communities need caring and our families need
protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed
to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor
and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both
inside our hospitals and out in the community.
Essential Key Job Responsibilities
Performs general radiography, fluoroscopy, mammography, ultrasound,
echo-vascular, MRI, and computed tomography procedures as
qualified. This includes working with neonates, pediatric,
adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients and adapting procedures
appropriately for each age group.
Works rotational shifts with other technologists and provides
general diagnostic and computed tomography procedures on call as
needed. This includes arriving at the hospital within 20 minutes of
Maintains current knowledge of equipment used in the radiology
department. Works within accepted practice standards for the
institution and maintains confidential information.
Uses office/clerical equipment, maintains accurate clinical
records, and has a working knowledge of all computer
Performs a wide variety of assignments including maintaining
equipment and troubleshooting as needed.
Greets patients and families in a professional and caring
Schedules procedures and exams, keeping current on insurance and
Ability to operate all computer systems.
Maintain record keeping and filing system of reports, films and
requisitions according to departmental policies. Classifies, sorts
and files correspondence, records and other documents accordingly.
Purges files in accordance with policy.
Other duties as assigned by management.
for Staff Job Levels
Successful completion of a two
year Radiology Technology program.
Required Licensure and Certifications
Active registration with the ARDMS in at least one sonography
discipline and ARRT certification in general radiography.
Current Iowa license to practice general radiography.
Proof of required continuing educational credits.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Communicates appropriately and clearly to physicians, staff and
Interacts professionally with patient/family.
Consults other departments, as appropriate, to collaborate in
patient care and performance improvement activities.
Promotes effective intradepartmental and interdepartmental
Interprets and follows Radiology Services and hospital policies and
Cooperates in planning programs and safety and preparedness for
fire and disaster.
Attends meetings and participates on hospital committees as
Maintains supplies and equipment.
Promotes hospital/community relationships.
Transports equipment and patients.
Assists with training of new employees and students as
Completes assigned LEARN module and compliance courses as
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