Radiology Technologist - Full time - Evenings


SOUTHERN OCEAN MEDICAL CENTER Manahawkin Requisition # 2022-113319 ShiftEvening StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysTwo of 6 On CallOn-Call Commitment Required Shift HoursEvenings Address1140 Route 72 West, Manahawkin, 08050

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Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day.  From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

The Radiology Technologist is responsible for obtaining diagnostic radiographic examination at a technical level not requiring constant supervision and performs all of the essential generic functions as listed below.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Radiology Technologist at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

 

1. Produces diagnostic radiographic examinations by positioning patients, providing immobilization devices, selection of proper technical factors based on individual patient needs.  Selects and operates equipment as required for specific procedures.
2. Restricts radiation beam through cone and collimating devices to provide non-exposure of radiation to unaffected parts of the patient.
3. Performs portable x-ray examinations in patient rooms, operating rooms and emergency rooms.
4. Follows operational procedures to identify patient's images with name and x-ray number, correctly marking image with the side of the patient taken.
5. Maintains orderly procedure room, ensuring area is clean, sanitized and appropriately stocked.
6. Prepares radiopaque contrast media and assists physician in administering radiopaque mixtures to patient.
7. Performs administrative duties related to scheduling appointments, patient¿s instructions, maintenance of records, reception of patients and other administrative duties as required.
8. Renders services and/or assistance to all patients depending on the individual patient's needs and abilities in moving, turning, getting on and off the x-ray tables, etc.
9. Identifies the needs of the patient population served and modifies and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e., age, culture, language, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.).  This process includes communicating with the patient, parent, and/or primary caregiver at their level (developmental, age, educational, and literacy).
10. Other duties and/or projects as assigned.
11. Adheres to HMH Organizational competencies and standards of behavior.

Qualifications

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

1. Graduate from accredited school of Radiologic Technology

 

Licenses and Certifications Required:

1. American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Certification.
2. NJDEP License
3. BLS within 30 days of hire

 

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Our Network

Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.