Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Radiology Technologist PRN in Englewood, Colorado

Job Code: 03167-74244 PRN/Per Diem PRN Swedish Medical Center Englewood, ColoradoSwedish Medical Center, part of HCA s HealthONE, is located in the southmetro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for morethan 110 years. * An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, annually Swedish caresfor more than 200,000 patients with a team of approximately 2,000dedicated employees, 300 volunteers and 1,400 physicians. * With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes,Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region s referral center for the mostadvanced stroke treatment, and was the state s first Joint Commissioncertified Comprehensive Stroke Center. * Swedish also serves as the region s neurotrauma and orthopedic traumaprovider and is the area s only level I trauma facility with a dedicatedburn and reconstructive center. * Over 150 facilities regularly transfer highly complex cases to Swedish. * Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and themost advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialtyincluding adult and pediatric emergency, heart care,neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and jointreplacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care, gynecologyand urolo * Additional information about the hospital is available atwww.SwedishHospital.comThe Radiology Tech conducts radiologic procedures to provide data to assist inthe diagnosis of patients. The position's tasks and responsibilities include: * Operates x-ray equipment to make radiographs of designated portions ofthe body. * Under the supervision of a Radiologist, performs x-ray therapy onpatients. * Explains procedures to patients and addresses their concerns. * Positions patients utilizing immobilization devices. * May administer barium salts or other chemical mixtures. * Operates stationary equipment and/or portable equipment used in theEmergency Department, Operating Room and at patient bedside.. * Takes pictures and develops film. * Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizingcomputerized documentation systems. * Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance ofduties and responsibilities. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Practices radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation topatient and staff. * Provides a safe environment for administering contrast material. * Assists with transporting patients. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment asrequired. Required Job Qualifications include: * Graduate of an accredited program for Radiographers. * ARRT Certification * Current state licensure or permit to practice medical imagining * Current Certification in Basic Life Support * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to workwith minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. * Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending,reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/orequipment up to 50 lbs. Technical Diploma Last Edited: 11/19/2018Diversity is valued and actively promoted in the workforce at all levels. Westrive to celebrate cultural and other differences and consider them strengthsof the organization.We are committed to:Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated withfairness, dignity and respect.Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients andcommunities we serve.Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicantsfor employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender,national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation,genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or anyother legally protected category in accor