Opportunities available for dedicated, highly motivated and skilled professionals who can help Kindred Healthcare grow while providing excellence in patient care.
You will follow prescribed techniques to administer general and specific X-rays, adjust equipment, determine proper voltage, current and desired exposure time, arrange immobilization and support devices for patient, etc. Provide patient services using imaging modalities.
Paid on-call will be required. Availability on weekends required; fluoroscopy license preferred.
Prepare patient for X-ray: explain procedures to patient and/or family: prepare room, equipment, medicine and materials as needed
Prepare barium mixture and other chemicals for X-ray
Observe patient and machine during procedure; report unusual occurrences and record patient's condition
Determine technique for ionizing radiation during radiological exams
Develop X-ray in accordance with photographic techniques; assist supervisor in maintaining radiographic technique charges
Provide education for staff/peers based on identified needs
Requires current American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification, current BCLS and State certification to practice/administer radiation, plus one year of experience under a Board Certified Radiologist. Fluoroscopy license and CT experience preferred.
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Job : Laboratory/Radiology Primary Location : CA-San Diego-Kindred Hospital - San Diego Organization : 4848 - Kindred Hospital - San Diego Shift : Day