Radiographer (U) 18711

MelroseWakefield Healthcare Melrose, MA

About the Job

Company Description

MelroseWakefield Healthcare is a coordinated system of hospitals, physician practices and community-based services providing care for communities throughout north suburban Boston. We are distinguished by the range of clinical care and services we provide locally for the continuum of care in clinical collaboration with Tufts Medical Center, as well as an affiliation with the Lawrence Memorial. Our focus is simple: a better approach to providing health care, we bring together top-quality primary, emergency and specialty care, locally. Everything you and your family need, right in your neighborhood to be your best healthy

Job Description

Sign-on bonus up to $5,000*

The Radiographer performs radiographic procedures that follow radiological standards in a safe, accurate and timely manner which are necessary to allow the radiologist and/or physician to make a radiological diagnosis. Performs a variety of technical procedures requiring independent judgement, ingenuity and initiative. Assumes responsibility for designated areas and/or procedures as required. Maintains and monitors department supplies. Continuously strives to develop/improve relationships with all customers. Actively participates in department quality improvement/assurance. The Radiologic technologist will need to work on an independent basis but will also be required to function as a team player. Duties may overlap with different job descriptions throughout the Imaging Department and Center as a whole, as needed, to assure smooth operations of the entire department and best satisfaction for the patient.

Schedule:

11pm-7:30am
Week 1: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Week 2-: Sunday, Wednesday, Friday

 

Qualifications

  • EDUCATION:
    • Graduate of a JRCERT approved school of Radiologic Technology. Certification granted by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health/Radiation Control Program. CPR certification required.
  • SKILLS/ABILITIES:
    • Ability to manage physically aggressive patients. Ability to transport patients from wheelchair or patient slide board to table. Ability to move portable x-ray machine to examination site. Ability to lift 50+ pounds with assistance using appropriate body mechanics. Ability to wear protective lead aprons and lead gloves during examinations. Manual dexterity to operate radiographic equipment.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES STATEMENT:

Must be able to perform all essential functions of this position with reasonable accommodation if disabled.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed, as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. MelroseWakefield Healthcare reserves the right to modify position duties at any time, to reflect process improvements and business necessity.

COVID-19 POLICY:

Please note that effective October 1, 2021, as a condition of employment at MelroseWakefield, all employees and new hires must have received their complete dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, unless they have been granted an exemption.