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Multi Modality Rad Tech

Requisition #

45527BR

Physical Location

Buffalo, Minnesota

Posted Date

05-Jun-2018

Dept. Name

Radiology

Hours Per Week

0

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Buffalo Hospital, located on the western edge of the Twin Cities metro area in Buffalo, Minn., offers high quality, personal care in private rooms and provides many specialty services, including the Birth Center, Cardiac Center, Emergency Services, Sleep Center, Phillips Eye Institute, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM and Virginia Piper Cancer Institute.

 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 45527
  • This position exists to obtain images with the use of CT and general imaging equipment while exposing the patient, self and others to the minimal amount of radiation possible (ALARA)
  • Assists radiologists and other physicians with procedures
  • Supports reception and clerical positions whenever possible

Education

  • Graduate of an ARRT accredited radiology program

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Experience to include a variety of CT exams (routine body, head, spine, angiogram, trauma etc.)
  • 2 year CT experience within the last 5 years

Skills

  • Proficiently perform all CT imaging/procedures, patient screening and prep, start IV as needed, EMR documentation, Image QC and other related CT duties
  • Successfully operate standard CT and office equipment
  • Operate CT scanners for data acquisition, reconstruction of images, documentation of images and perform quality control measures for the purpose of ensuring optimal quality images while maintaining ALARA
  • Operate and administer contrast via injectors or hand injections
  • Ability to look for, identify and respond appropriatly to possible contrast reaction
  • Prepare patient data for interpretation by physician
  • Practice accurate and timely completion of scheduled and unscheduled work to maximize productivity
  • Perform general diagnosic exams
  • Ability to flex from one modality to another within the shift is required
  • Must have skills that result in consistent accuracy in all aspects of patient care and product
  • Skills to support both independent and team work
  • Mult-itasking and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated computer skills in programs such as Microsoft Office
  • Dependable
  • Assigned call shifts require a 30 minute availability time to arrive

Licensure/Certifications

  • Registry in Radiologic Technology (ARRT)
  • Registration for CT certification is required upon hire or within 2 years of hire
  • BLS required

Work Schedule

We are a 24/7 facility with both regular and call shifts available.

This is a casual position with minimum availability expectation of 2 shifts per month.

Location/Community Information

Located 35 minutes from Minneapolis or St. Cloud, the city of Buffalo lies at the intersection of two major highways and on two major recreational lakes, Buffalo Lake and Lake Pulaski. Quality education is very important to Buffalo residents, and it is one of the reasons many young parents are attracted to the Buffalo area. During the past 15 years, Buffalo has experienced enormous growth and development. This community offers both residents and guests a perfect mixture of modern conveniences and small town life. Although much has changed, Buffalo has retained its quaint feel and charm of the past

Buffalo:

  • Located 35 miles Northwest of Minneapolis
  • Population = 15,000
  • Service Area = 123,500

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

45527BR
Radiology