Radiologic Technologist II – Diagnostic Imaging – Orlando
Orlando seeks to hire Radiologic Technologist II who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.
Mon – Fri / 6:30a – 3p
Relocation of $1,500 available for eligible candidates (see terms below)
Under general supervision, is responsible for the Diagnostic XR workflow to assure efficient operation. Performs imaging of Diagnostic XR exams following the Florida Hospital protocols. Develops knowledge and competency of technologists and students by overseeing image quality and providing technical imaging support. Utilizes the hospital performance improvement process in the goals of Imaging Services. Establishes and maintains ethical working relationships and good rapport with all referring physicians, hospital, and commercial agencies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulation of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.
Two years experience in hospital setting as a Registered Technologist
Knowledge of ER, OR and Fluoroscopic imaging procedures
Knowledge of Diagnostic Radiological Procedures/Positions
Ability to determine appropriate technical factors
Knowledge of Radiographic and Fluoroscopic equipment
Ability to learn and master new tasks related to Image Quality and Radiation Safety
Ability to communicate effectively, coordinate staff and work with people of various diverse backgrounds
Ability to multi-task under stress while dealing with large customer volumes
Good organizational skills
Computer skills to include Excel, Microsoft Word, Outlook (Preferred)
Knowledge of PACS and associated equipment (Preferred)
Knowledge of Florida Hospital Protocols (Preferred)
Working knowledge of the Florida Hospital Computer system (Preferred)
Knowledge of Florida Hospital's Image QA standards and policy (Preferred)
Good technical troubleshooting skills (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Florida Department of Health – General Radiographer
ARRT ( R )
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
Performs all exams, on all types of patients: Inpatient (IP), Outpatient (OP) and Emergency Department (ED) using FH XR protocols. Follows FH policy for proper identification of patient prior to performing exam. Educates patient concerning exam. Properly screens patient for contrast allergies. (Exam Supervision and Administration)
Completes all exams in a timely manner, keeps work flow moving for assigned campus, and minimizes empty table time. Follows through after completing exam with communication, transportation and discharge of OP's. Maintains supplies by notifying manager to order items when par levels are low and puts new stock away upon arrival to department. (Personal Productivity and Accountability)
Utilizes the knowledge of a full range of imaging procedures and equipment in assigned department. Utilizes the knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary to perform safe and effective procedures on patient of all ages; adapts protocols as necessary. Helps to develop knowledge and competency of technologists and students; may serve as clinical instructor to the XR students. (Clinical Competence)
Properly screens patients of childbearing age, and operates all imaging equipment in a safe manner minimizing radiation exposure to patients, families, and co-workers. Maintains properly stocked, organized and clean room. Practices infection control standards, radiation safety (properly wears dosimeter badge), and utilizes approved PPE and disinfectant agents. Employee job duties may include transport of pharmaceutical waste from the point of generation to a designated secure storage area. Employee will be required to complete initial training (prior to handling pharmaceutical waste) to include proper handling and transport of pharmaceutical waste, and proper selection, use and disposal of personal protective equipment. (Safety and the Environment of Care)
Reviews images on NX station for evidence and accuracy of RT/LT marker placement, proper orientation, positioning, contrast and spatial resolution, repeating images as necessary for best possible result; assists others in these decisions. (Image Quality and Documentation)
Uses computer system for ordering, changing, and canceling exams according to protocol. Confirms order matches exam before pushing to PACS or correctly 'fixes' exams on NX or PACS. (Data Processing)
Contributes to a positive patient experience by utilizing customer service techniques and offering service recovery to patients and families as needed. Assists with collection of data for all KPI's realizing final department goals. Participates on PI Teams when asked and participates in Gallup survey. (Performance Improvement)
Consistently attends department meetings or other mandatory meetings with positive engagement toward department and others. Listens and is responsible for knowing content. (Department Meeting Attendance)
May be responsible for material management processes, including ordering, stocking, and maintaining inventory for medical and pharmaceutical supplies required for the department.
May perform waived and/or non-waived Point of Care Testing. If performing non-waived Point of Care Testing, as defined in AHCA rule 59A-7.034, must have approved competency and documented proof (copy of either diploma or transcript, at the highest level of academic achievement) at the time of Florida Hospital non-waived Point of Care training.
For Nicholson Center only: Working with cadavers, operates c-arm for the length of day during training classes for surgeons.
For 7210 only: Researches patient chart prior to sending for patient to ensure exam is accurately ordered. Contacts the unit nurse or patient's physician if order clarification or correction is required.
Diagnostic XR workflow includes patient procedure throughput including daily coordination of the X-ray workflow of Outpatients (OP), Inpatients (IP), Emergency Department (ED), and OR. Oversees specialty exam scheduling as well as assists Centralized Scheduling with general X-ray scheduling questions. Updates nursing units and recovery units on status of patient exams. Facilitates the scheduling of any additional imaging requested by the radiologist.
Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Radiologic Technologist II opportunity with Orlandoand apply online today.
Applicable experience required.
Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.