Radiologic Technologist in Indianapolis, IN at Eskenazi Health

Date Posted: 1/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description



Organization: HHC



Division:Eskenazi Health  



Sub-Division: Hospital  



Req ID:  2408 



Schedule: Full Time 



Shift: Days 

Eskenazi Health serves as the public hospital division of the Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County. Physicians provide a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services at the 315-bed hospital and outpatient facilities both on and off of the Eskenazi Health downtown campus as well as at 10 Eskenazi Health Center sites located throughout Indianapolis.



JOB SUMMARY:

The Radiologic Technologist performs screening and diagnostic imaging procedures with the use of diagnostic, ultrasonic, and localizational modalities in a stationary and/or mobile facility. The Radiologic Technologist is also required to assist the Radiologist and/or Radiology Resident as necessary.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The Radiologic Technologist performs standard diagnostic radiographic procedures on designated parts of the body, as required by physician’s orders. Proactively contributes to Eskenazi Health’s Mission: Advocate, Care, Teach, and Serve with special emphasis on the vulnerable population of Marion County; models Eskenazi Health’s values

  • Performs standard diagnostic radiographic procedures on designated parts of the body, as required by physician’s orders
  • Selects proper exposure factors of radiographic equipment for each examination
  • Positions and instructs patients while utilizing protective shielding, immobilization, and supportive devices, as required
  • Performs basic preventative maintenance on equipment and orders repairs when needed
  • Ensures procedures are properly tracked in EPIC; ensures all patients and their information is logged
  • Provides adequate and timely communication with staff; encourages involvement and participation from the staff in departmental operations
  • Alters activities/behaviors to reflect/ensure adequate care appropriate to the age of patients served (i.e. adolescent, geriatric, pediatric, neonatal, and adult)
  • Cooperates with the affiliated institution to provide sound clinical experience to healthcare students
  • Observes and supervises students during-x-ray intervention, and assures adherence to aseptic and safety practices; evaluates students and programs as requested
  • Participates in the technologist’s call schedule



 REQUIREMENTS:

ARRT registration which includes compliance with professional CEU requirements. Certified with the Indiana State Department of Health (Diagnostic X-ray Machine Operator).

  • Current BLS certification
  • Must comply with all Indiana State Department of Health's rules and regulations

Accredited by The Joint Commission and named one of the nation’s 150 best places to work by Becker’s Hospital Review for four consecutive years and Forbes list of best places to work for women, and Forbes list of America’s best midsize employers’ Eskenazi Health’s programs have received national recognition while also offering new health care opportunities to the local community. As the sponsoring hospital for Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services, the city’s primary EMS provider, Eskenazi Health is also home to the first adult Level I trauma center in Indiana, the only verified adult burn center in Indiana, the first community mental health center in Indiana and the Eskenazi Health Center Primary Care – Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, just to name a few.