Post by Jobing - Location: US–AK–Fairbanks Posted Date: 6/28/2012 Shift: Day Category: Medical Imaging Technologists – Positions Department: Cardiology Clinic Facility: Position Type: Full–Time–FA Shift Hours: 10 Hours Per Week: 40 Internal Code A: COREHTF New Grad: Yes Internal Code B: .. Overview: This position performs prescribed procedures in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures and protocols. This position ensures optimal care/treatment to patient population Pay and Incentives *Pay opportunity is: $62,400–93,600* (DOE) Position available: Full–Time Days Varied 10 hour shifts (with occasional 8 hour shifts) On–call and Holidays required *RDCS registration in addition to RVT certification highly preferred *Agfa, Philips IE33 and CX50 experience higly preferred About Fairbanks Memorial Hospital Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is a non–profit facility owned by the Greater Fairbanks Community Hospital Foundation and managed by Banner Health. A JCAHO–accredited facility with 152 licensed beds, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is the primary referral center for residents of Alaska's interior.
With a strong patient–to–nurse ratio, ours is a Magnet aspiring facility with a Shared Leadership Infrastructure. In addition to our exceptional clinical environment, our location offers incomparable lifestyle rewards away from work. In Fairbanks, small–town living, spectacular natural beauty and endless recreation combine to create a one–of–a–kind place to live, work and play. About Banner Health Banner Health was selected as one of the Top Leadership Teams in Healthcare by Health Leaders Media and is one of the Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Networks in the nation according to SDI.
We encouraged you to read more information about Banner Health and recommend the following options: *Why Banner Health? *Banner Health Benefits *Banner Health Careers Job Summary: This position performs prescribed procedures in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures and protocols. This position ensures optimal care/treatment to patient population Essential Functions * Performs procedures by following and verifying referring providers' orders. Uses independent judgment and applies learned methodologies according to established policy and procedures.
Adheres to safety policies. * Accountable for the ethical, legal, professional and certification responsibilities related to the practice. This includes maintaining confidentiality of all work information. * Assures the efficient operation of workflow of the department.
- Educates patients/families regarding procedure and/or treatment to be performed. Demonstrates professional behavior/conduct in all interactions; fosters teamwork, efficient use of resources and quality patient outcomes. * Produces high quality images and prepares/presents them with other pertinent patient information for timely interpretation. Prepares and maintains accurate documentation.
- Demonstrates competence in performing prescribed invasive/interventional procedures if applicable in accordance with established policies if applicable. * Performs and evaluates equipment quality control measurements. Demonstrates the ability to trouble shoot and notifies appropriate personnel to maintain equipment performance. Maintains a safe environment for patients, personnel, and visitors.
Monitors and maintains an adequate inventory of supplies and material to ensure non–interruption of services. Minimum Qualifications Certificate or diploma from an approved/accredited school of Radiologic/Ultrasound Technology program. Requires national certification from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or equivalent if applicable and licensure by the state regulatory agency if applicable. Advance certification by accrediting body in specialty, RVT/RCS/RDCS or equivalent for Cardiac/Vascular, required within 18 months of hire if applicable.
BLS certification required. This position requires clinical knowledge typically achieved with 1–2 years of experience. Must demonstrate effective communication skills, human relations skills, analyze data and solve problems. Banner Registry and Travel positions require a minimum of one year experience in an acute care hospital setting.
Experience must include working in an acute care setting within the past 12 months as an Ultrasound Technologist in the specialty area. Preferred Qualifications Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
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