1+ months

Multi Modality Radiology Tech

Allina Health
Plymouth, MN 55447

Requisition #

60106BR

Physical Location

Plymouth, Minnesota

Posted Date

05-Dec-2019

Dept. Name

WestHealth Imaging

Hours Per Week

32

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern - WestHealth, located in Plymouth, Minn., provides outpatient health care services, including emergency and urgent care, same-day surgery, imaging, breast center, laboratory, pharmacy, and more than 50 family and specialty physician clinics on one campus.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 60106
  • This position exists to obtain images with the use of CT and general imaging equipment while exposing the patient, self and others to the minimal amount of radiation possible (ALARA)
  • Assists radiologists and other physicians with procedures
  • Supports reception and clerical positions whenever possible

Education

  • Graduate of an ARRT accredited radiology program

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Experience to include a variety of CT exams (routine body, head, spine, angiogram, trauma etc.)
  • 2 year CT experience within the last 2 years

Skills

  • Proficiently perform all CT imaging/procedures, patient screening and prep, start IV as needed, EMR documentation, Image QC and other related CT duties
  • Successfully operate standard CT and office equipment
  • Operate CT scanners for data acquisition, reconstruction of images, documentation of images and perform quality control measures for the purpose of ensuring optimal quality images while maintaining ALARA
  • Operate and administer contrast via injectors or hand injections
  • Ability to look for, identify and respond appropriatly to possible contrast reaction
  • Prepare patient data for interpretation by physician
  • Practice accurate and timely completion of scheduled and unscheduled work to maximize productivity
  • Perform general diagnosic exams
  • Ability to flex from one modality to another within the shift is required
  • Must have skills that result in consistent accuracy in all aspects of patient care and product
  • Skills to support both independent and team work
  • Mult-itasking and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated computer skills in programs such as Microsoft Office
  • Dependable
  • Assigned call shifts require a 30 minute availability time to arrive

Licensure/Certifications

  • Registry in Radiologic Technology (ARRT)
  • Registration for CT certification is required upon hire or within 2 years of hire
  • BLS required

Work Schedule

4 Afternoon shifts per week: 2:45pm - 11:15pm
weekend rotations as needed, typically every 4th in x-ray/CT
This is a multi-modality position covering diagnostic x-ray and CT.

Location/Community Information

For years, lots of people have thought life is good in Plymouth - and now a lot more people are in on the secret. When Money magazine unveiled its annual 2008 -2009 Best Places to Live list, Plymouth was ranked number one among the top 100 cities. Plymouth has built a reputation as a quality community in which to live and work. Its lakes and rolling terrain provide the backdrop for a blend of well-planned residential, business and commercial-industrial areas. Citizens and community leaders have placed a high priority on establishing a first-rate park system, interconnecting trails and diverse recreation facilities. As the community has matured, the City has worked with citizens to permanently preserve natural open-spaces, nurture the arts and protect the environment. Plymouth is one of the fastest growing communities in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Its strategic location, lakes, diverse housing stock and park system continue to attract new residents and businesses. Plymouth covers about 36 square miles.

Plymouth:

  • Located ten miles northwest of downtown Minneapolis
  • Population = 66,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

60106BR
Radiology

Categories

Posted: 2019-12-06 Expires: 2020-02-19

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