Aspirus Health RADIOLOGY TECHNOLOGIST in Laurium, Michigan
For a 3rd year in a row, Aspirus has been recognized as one of the top 15 Top Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country based on overall organizational performance.
We are seeking a RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST in Laurium, Michigan to work at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital. Duties include:
§ Performs radiographic exams on patients of all ages and acuity according to physician orders and departmental policies and procedures
Whenever applicable, demonstrates understanding and applies provisions for the needs of specific age groups in terms of their physical and motor development, psychosocial development and intellectual/language development.
Confirms patient identity, verifies physician orders, verifies informed consent as needed, and obtains clinical history.
Corroborates patient's clinical history with procedure, assuring information is documented and available for use by a licensed practitioner.
Prepares patient for procedures, providing instructions to obtain desired results, gain cooperation and minimize anxiety.
Selects and operates radiographic equipment and/or associated accessories to successfully perform procedures.
Knowledge of radiology standards and procedures normally acquired through graduation from an approved radiology school with a certificate or Associate Degree in Radiology.
Possesses and maintains active ARRT (R) (American Registry of Radiologic Technologist) registry.
Current CPR certification necessary.
Possesses expert knowledge of and applies principles of radiation protection to minimize exposure to patient, self and others.
CT experience preferred.
Hours: Full time; 1.0 FTE or 40 hours per week. Full time benefits package available. Afternoon shift 3P-11P.
With 400 employees, Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital serves people through a 25-bed hospital, physician clinics, and rehab fitness centers.
This is one of four hospitals in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in the Aspirus family; joining Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital, Aspirus Ironwood and Aspirus Iron River Hospital.
Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital is grounded in a strong tradition of community and patient-focused care. We are a continually evolving health care system, and will be the service area's first choice for hospital-related services. We differentiate ourselves from other hospitals by continually building our service base and adding new services and technologies, consistent with local population needs.
Although Aspirus Keweenaw has expanded its role over the years, we continue to uphold the tradition of caring established more than a century ago. The personal "small town" touch, along with the people of Aspirus Keweenaw who provide it, has endeared the facility to her patients and made the hospital the heart of the community
As an Aspirus team, we demonstrate caring, we plan to impact the future, work with happiness and enthusiasm, recognize our power to make a difference and improve the health of our communities.
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