Fountain Valley Regional Hospital is proud of the full range of quality services we provide. Since 1971, we have dedicated our efforts to meet and serve the medical needs of our growing community. We were the first hospital in Orange County to offer residents an accredited Chest Pain Center and a Thrombectomy Receiving Center certified by The Joint Commission. We are one of only two certified Pediatric ICUs in Orange County and the only hospital in Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach with a Level III Neonatal ICU. Weï¿½re proud of the efforts of our physicians, nurses and staff who strive to provide you with the best care possible.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching 401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select positions.
1.Performs all radiologic exams with minimum or no supervision
6.Displays sterile technique without contamination, takes appropriate action should this occur.
7.Prepares patients for examinations, obtains necessary information and consents as needed, communicates pertinent date to supervisor or physician in appropriate manner as needed, utilizes basic charting according to department policies and procedures.
8.Transports patient when needed, recognizes patient needs (O2, IV fluids, etc.), maintains patient safety and displays correct body mechanics to avoid injury to self or patient.
9.Performs basic troubleshooting when equipment malfunctions. Uses proper warm-up procedures, displays proper use of equipment and takes measures to prevent breakdown of equipment. Informs supervisor of any malfunctions and notes appropriately.
10.Displays knowledge of front office procedures including, but not limited to, filing, processing requests, use of computer, fax, film filing system, tracking of jackets, flow of paperwork, downtime requests.
11.Works with X-ray students in a productive manner and informs the educational coordinator of their progress, uses students log on a regular basis.
12.Maintains supplies at acceptable levels as assigned. Accurately charges for X-ray examinations and supplies.
13.Demonstrates reliability when on-call and follows policies and procedures regarding call.
14.Provides patient education as appropriate provides follow-up to insure instructions are understood, documents as needed.
15. Demonstrates knowledge regarding dispensing and use of non-controlled medications used in Radiology procedures and appropriately handles such medications under the direct supervision of a qualified physician. geriatric_____adult_____adolescent_____ child _____infant_____
16.Performs all other duties as assigned.
A.Minimum Education: Graduate from an approved AMA school of radiography. Knowledge and education necessary to obtain CRT certification in the state of California and current California CRT certification (or eligible to take the test if recent graduate or new hire AND must pass this test on the next possible testing date after hire) Current Fluoroscopy permit (or obtains fluoro permit within one year of hire). Current registration from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).Current American Heart Association BLS certification.
B.Minimum Experience: 1 year acute hospital experience preferred.
C.Preferred Skills and Abilities:
Perform all diagnostic radiology exams that are considered routine
Perform all c-arm and portable examinations
Computer and keyboard experience
Perform aseptic technique within established guidelines
The hospital, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to combine any of the above required experiences, or to consider applicants other work related experience in order to meet the above mentioned requirements.
Job: RAD TECH
Primary Location: Fountain Valley, California
Facility: Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905030032
About Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.