Radiology Technician PRN

Retreat Doctors' Hospital Mechanicsville, VA

About the Job

Description

Come join us at Retreat Doctors’ Hospital and become part of the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) family! Founded in 1877, Retreat Doctors’ Hospital, Richmond’s oldest hospital, has remained committed to providing compassionate, patient-centered care for over 140 years. As a 226-bed acute care hospital located in Richmond’s Historic Fan District we’re proud to bring state-of-the-art technology and compassionate care to our neighbors and the surrounding community.
 
Are you ready to take your imaging career to the next level? Are you a patient centric professional who embodies HCA’s mission to commit to the care and improvement of human life? Are you a proactive, goal oriented team player with the ability to work independently? If you value a patient centric culture, supportive leadership, phenomenal on the job training, opportunities for advancement and competitive pay this PRN Radiology Technologist position is perfect for you!
 
The PRN Radiology Technologist conducts radiologic procedures to provide data to assist in the diagnosis of patients.  The position's tasks and responsibilities include but are not limited to.
  • Operates x-ray equipment to make radiographs of designated portions of the body.
  • Under the supervision of a Radiologist, performs x-ray therapy on patients.
  • Explains procedures to patients and addresses their concerns.
  • Positions patients utilizing immobilization devices.
  • May administer barium salts or other chemical mixtures.
  • Operates stationary equipment and/or portable equipment used in the Emergency Department, Operating Room and at patient bedside.
  • Takes pictures and develops film.
  • Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and responsibilities.
  • Practices radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation to patient and staff.
  • Provides a safe environment for administering contrast material.
  • Assists with transporting patients.
We value you and your future! HCA is proud to offer great leadership, a nurturing environment, many opportunities for growth and development, competitive pay and great full-time/part-time benefits including multiple health insurance plan options, comprehensive dental coverage, tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment and many more programs to cover a wide variety of today’s life and family needs.  In addition to your salary and health insurance benefits, HCA provides a matching 401k as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP). Members of HCA also receive consumer discounts on cell phones, hotels, rental cars, and many others. Interviews are being set immediately so apply today!
 
About HCA:
HCA is one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include 178 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. HCA is ranked number 63 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently recognized for being one of the “Worlds Most Admired Companies” and “World’s Most Ethical companies”
 

EDUCATION
 
REQUIRED: Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology. Responsible for continuing education credits as mandated by the ARRT for licensure         
 
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: 
 
Required: American Registry of Radiologic Technology (within 6 months of hire)
Required: American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider 
 
Preferred: Society of Radiologic Technology
Preferred: Virginia Society of Radiologic Technology
 
EXPERIENCE
 
PREFERRED: One-year as a staff technologist