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Radiology Technologist - Casual/PRN

OrthoNebraska Omaha, NE
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Job Description

OrthoNebraska is focused and dedicated to the complete care and treatment of the orthopaedic patient. As the area’s leading provider of orthopaedics, we committed to provide exceptional patient care with 24 beds, 12 operating rooms and clinic locations across Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri. OrthoNebraska offers comprehensive care that includes both surgical and non-surgical intervention and is supported by a range of sub-specialized providers. OrthoNebraska specializes in the diagnostic, surgical and rehabilitative needs of persons with musculoskeletal conditions. Our facilities are state-of-the-art and focused on high quality, cost effective care. Our staff is chosen for their experience and passion for outstanding patient care.

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Education

  • Graduate of an A.M.A. approved radiologic technology school.
  • ARRT registered.
  • Nebraska license for Medical Radiographer
  • Must be current in Basic Life Support (BLS)

Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years hospital and surgery experience required.
  • Managing and interacting with patients and families of all age groups.
  • Working in a fast pace environment.

Interpersonal Skills

  • Must possess the ability to effectively interact and communicate with patients, physicians and other team members in a collaborative manner.

Job Responsibilities

  • Analyzing and position the patient to image the required anatomy optimal results.
  • Entering the proper technical parameters into the x-ray and C-arm generating systems to provide the optimum image.
  • Interacting with the patient to address their concerns and obtain verbal permission to perform their examination.
  • Providing a high level of verbal communication to calm and reassure the emotional needs of the patient for the benefit of the patient and the hospital with respect to patient care.
  • Assessing patients in order to determine their abilities to comply with the physical requirements of the examination to minimize patient or examination problems.
  • Responsible for the accurate and safe operation of radiation emitting equipment by following established radiation safety procedures under order to protect the patient and staff from unneccessary radiation exposure.
  • Maintaining the various supplies in the rooms by using good organizational skills to provide effecient and effective departmental operations.
  • Incumbent is expected to comply with safety policies and procedures, regulatroy requirements such as OSHA and JCAHO and to participate in corporate-wide and department safety activities.

Nebraska Orthopaedic Hospital offers a competitive wage and benefits structure as well as the opportunity for growth in a position.

 Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Details

Date Posted August 7, 2017
Date Closes September 6, 2017
Address 2808 S 143rd Plaza
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Imaging Services
Function Radiology Technologist
Job Type Casual / Contingent Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $24.00
Shift
Rotating
Shifts Available Sunday through Saturday
Hours Casual/PRN hours per week; Shifts will vary depending on the needs of the department
Positions Available 2
SOC Category 29-2034.01 Radiologic Technologists
Zipcode 68144
Name Taylor Petersen
Address 2808 South 143rd Plaza
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68144
Phone 402-609-2000
FAX 402-609-2020

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