RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST (FULL-TIME, DAYS) Req #:203249Department:UW PRIMARY CARE - BALLARD CLINICJob Location: Other Location, UW Medicine Primary Care Posting Date:03/17/2022 Closing Info:Open Until Filled Salary:$31.71 - $49.61 PER HOUR Union Position:YesShift:First Shift Notes:As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. This recruitment offers a $3,000 Recruitment Incentive to eligible new employees joining UW Medicine
#UWMRecruitmentIncentive A higher degree of healthcare.
All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored.UW Primary Care
is a network of community-based clinics throughout the Puget Sound region. The clinics offer a wide spectrum of primary care services, as well as secondary care, from pediatrics to geriatrics. Urgent care services are offered seven days a week at select locations. The clinics are consistently recognized for high quality standards by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care and the National Committee for Quality Assurance Patient-Centered Medical Home Program.Compassion. Innovation. Excellence.
Become part of our team, and join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community. UW Primary Care - Ballard Clinic
has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time (100%, 40 hours per week), day shift, RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST (job profile: Imaging Technologist) .
The Radiologic Technologist performs radiographic procedures as directed by a clinic provider and contributes to the development and evaluation of radiology processes and procedures. Ensures compliance with all UWNC and regulatory standards.RESPONSIBILITIES Prepares patients for radiological procedures. Verifies the site of the exam and instructs patients regarding procedures.
Positions patients and adjusts equipment for taking x-rays following established procedures. Selects length and intensity for radiation exposure by adjusting equipment on an individual patient basis.
Provides protection for patient and self in accordance with prescribed safety standards.
Examines radiology images for properties such as density and contrast, definition, magnification, and distortion.
Delivers images to PACS for reading/ interpretation by providers and UW Radiologists
Maintains radiology room Stocks necessary medical and radiology supplies.
Cleans and makes minor adjustments to radiological equipment.
Performs other duties as assigned.REQUIREMENTS
Satisfactory completion of formal radiologic technology training in an AMA approved school and eligible for registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) with Registry completed before completion of probationary period OR equivalent education/experienceDESIRED Completion of a phlebotomy training course and 8 hours of AIDS education.
At least one year of experience as a radiologic technologist
Demonstrated computer experience, preferably in a Windows-based environment.
At least one year of experience in a clinical laboratory and/or phlebotomy experience
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
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