University of California - San Diego #93096 Radiologic Tech-Per Diem in San Diego, California

#93096 Radiologic Tech-Per Diem

Filing Deadline: Mon 4/30/2018

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DESCRIPTION

Working under general supervision, incumbent performs routine to complex radiographic and fluoroscopic exams using fixed and portable imaging equipment throughout General Diagnostic Radiology, in accordance with established guidelines and protocols. Requires advanced knowledge of radiologic technology. Acts as a Diagnostic subject matter expert and assists other technologists as needed. The incumbent demonstrates and applies knowledge of principles of radiation safety.

Prepares and positions patient for procedure by using established protocols to achieve the highest quality image. Follows protocols specified by the Radiologist. Enters complex data into the computer system. Reviews, verifies and evaluates images and radiographs to ensure technical quality and image quality. Ensures compliance with related policies, procedures and regulatory guidelines. Demonstrates effective communication and conflict resolution techniques with patients, coworkers, physicians and all other health care members. Other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of a school of radiologic technology.

  • California Radiology Technologist - Radiography (CRT-R).

  • California Radiology Technologist - Fluoroscopy (CRT-F).

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within (6) months of hire date.

  • Recent experience in a similar role and setting or new graduate of an approved radiologic technology program.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of radiological computerized systems and applications.

  • Possess the skills, knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Understanding of various radiological systems to include PACS and RIS.

  • Six (6) months of experience in a similar role and setting.

  • Hospital experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, on-call and some overtime, if necessary, for unexpected staffing issues.

  • Must be able to work various locations based on business needs.

  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

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UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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Payroll Title:

RAD TCHNO PD

Department:

Radiology

Salary Range

Commensurate with Experience

Worksite:

Appointment Type:

Per Diem

Appointment Percent:

20%

Union:

EX Contract

Total Openings:

2

Work Schedule:

Variable, Variable, Variable

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.