UnityPoint Health Intern-Radiology Technologist in Peoria, Illinois
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Assists the technologists in performing basic patient care according to Medical Center policies and procedures to ensure quality patient care of assigned patients of all ages. 1. Demonstrates knowledge of patient care, comfort and safety procedures 2. Demonstrates knowledge of moving, lifting, transferring and ambulating patients using standard safety practices (or proper body mechanics). 3. Demonstrates knowledge of film and paper work processes (correct film identification). 4. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served. Performs department maintenance duties/errands upon request to help ensure a clean, efficient department 1. Participates in assigned maintenance tasks such as: cleaning x-ray tables and equipment. 2. Assists in stocking necessary room supplies such as linen, emesis basins, etc. 3. Assists assigned area with readings and errands as requested. 4. Transports paper work internally between work areas (traffic control, sorting areas, ED, etc.). Performs support functions of the medical imaging department to ensure patient expectations and needs are met. 1. Promptly processes images and paper work to ensure timely turn around in providing a report to the physician's office. 2. Maintains and coordinates patient flow to ensure efficient and expedient patient care, transporting patients to and from the department as required. 3. Maintains and ensures a safe environment for patients and personnel and maintenance of the QA, QC, and QI programs. 4. Assists physicians and other hospital personnel in locating images for review in PACS. 5. Able to access and print reports from the RIS system. Uses time, supplies and other resources productively to promote responsive and cost effective care. 1. Prioritizes messages and work in an efficient consistent manner 2. Assists others in assignment completion 3. Relays information in an accurate manner to correct individual 4. Uses maintenance services efficiently by promptly reporting unsafe equipment or risky situation
Education: 1. High School Diploma required 2. Certificate Program in the field(s) of medical imaging must be at least one year completed and current status as a student and/or have completed Radiology technology program and are continuing education in healthcare field required
Requisition ID: 2021-90202
Street: 221 NE Glen Oak Ave
Name: 5020 UnityPoint Health Methodist Medical Center
Name: Medical Imaging- MMCI
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.01
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: variable
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org