Radiographer III - York Hospital - PRN
Under the general supervision of the department supervisor and the direct supervision of the Radiologist, performs routine and specialized diagnostic and technical radiographic procedures at an advanced skill level.
Duties and Responsibilities:1 Performs radiographic examinations. 2 Performs diagnostic procedures in one or more of the following specialty areas: routine mammography and breast biopsies; operating room procedures (includes overhead, fluoroscopic and portable C-arm procedures); or trauma procedures requiring use of specialized trauma equipment and techniques. 3 Oversees the work of other personnel by training, allocating and monitoring work. Performs work of a similar nature. 4 Positions and transfers patients safely and comfortably and explains basic procedure. 5 Immobilizes patients as necessary and practices radiation safety procedures. 6 Evaluates recorded images for technical quality. 7 Assists in inventory control and ordering supplies.The following are common expectations: 8 Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span of the assigned patient population. Assesses and interprets patient age specific data and provides appropriate, age specific treatment. Provides direct patient care to assigned patient age group(s). 9 Demonstrates a commitment to patient, visitor and staff by: complying with all applicable safety regulations; learning the impact of medical errors and methodology that will lead to reduction of errors; reporting actual and potential errors, as well as hazardous conditions; identifying opportunities to standardize processes and "error proof" systems that will lead to increased safety; and participating in safety education programs and root cause analyses as required. 10 Maintains established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assessment, safety, environmental and infection control standards. 11 Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservice meetings, and workshops. 12 Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork; and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement and innovation.
WellSpan Health is a not-for-profit, community based health care system serving more than 650,000 people in south central Pennsylvaniaand northern Maryland. YorkHospital, a 570+ bed, Level 1 Trauma Center, Magnet designated community teaching hospital, and GettysburgHospital, a 76-bed acute-care facility, are the cornerstones of the health system. WellSpan Health is building a 73-bed, state-of-the art WellSpan Surgery and RehabilitationHospital that will open in early 2012 to care for patients recovering from strokes, traumas, chronic disease complications and orthopedic injuries. The organization has received significant, national recognition, including being named a ---Top 100 Integrated Health Network--- by Verispan, being one of the ---Top 25 Connected Healthcare Facilities--- by Health Imaging and IT and YorkHospitalhas been named a ---Top 100 Hospital--- by Solucient seven times. WellSpan Health is an integrated health system with more than 60 care sites, 8,500 employees and seven residency programs.The CommunityWellspan Health facilities are located in York and Adams counties, which offer an ideal living environment to match the quality of work-life balance you're seeking. Both communities offer abundant outdoor and cultural activities, including restaurants, theatre, golf courses, hiking trails, water sports and historic tours. The communities are a short drive from several, large metropolitan areas including the Baltimore/DC metro area and Philadelphia.If you value a strong sense of community, the more palatable pace of rural living, and the convenience of a workplace close to home, you'll realize the advantages of considering Wellspan Health as part of your future.
Strong communication skills
Able to work well in a team environment
2 - 3 years
York, Pennsylvania, United States
Additional Scheduling Info
weekend option Radiographer
PA Act73 --- Child Abuse Clearance Required