HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Radiology Tech Associate II PRN in Kansas City, Missouri
Research Medical Center–Kansas City, MO
Technical Associate Radiology II
Founded more than 125 years ago by German physicians, Research Medical Center is a 490-bed facility and has become one of the crown jewels in the HCA Midwest Health System. Located in the heart of Kansas City, Research Medical Center is among the only tertiary care centers serving Kansas City proper. Over the past century, this institution has built a tradition of serving residents in Kansas City and a 150-mile surrounding region with exceptional patient care and leading technology. Research Medical Center has completed more than $120 million in capital improvements, including new lobby and admitting areas, renovated and expanded Cancer Center and Women’s Care Unit, construction of all private patient rooms and doubling the Emergency Department.
Research Medical Center is currently looking for a Technical Associate Radiology II
Under the general direction of the Radiology Department Director, Supervisor and or team leader, the Radiology Technical Associate II (Second Year Radiology Student) is expected to facilitate the completion of radiographic procedures while working under the direction of a registered technologist.
The Rad. Tech Associate II has been cleared to perform specific radiology examinations with a registered technologist in the area.
Other duties such as processing images, completing paperwork, charging for exams and supplies, using PACS and scanning equipment, transporting patients, cleaning equipment and answering phones.
Current enrollment in an accredited radiology program including successful completion of 1styear and successful check off on specific radiology procedures
Basic Cardio Life Support (BCLS).
Successful completion of one-year clinical experience in an accredited radiology program.
Completion of the following competencies: abdomen, chest, ribs, foot, ankle, lower leg, axial patella, knee, femur, finger, hand, wrist, forearm, elbow, humerus, shoulder, trauma shoulder, cervical spine, trauma cervical spine, thoracic spine, lumbar spine, pelvis, hip, trauma hip, skull, facial bones, nasal bones, orbits, sinuses, esophagus, upper GI, barium enema, small bowel series, IVP, portable chest and portable abdomen.
Knowledgeable regarding radiographic anatomy, film critique, medical imaging concepts, radiation safety practices and HIS/RIS
Minimum of one-year related experience in clinical radiology school setting. In good clinical and academic standing in the radiology program.
Strong interpersonal skills as well as written and verbal communication. Must have problem solving skills and be able to follow verbal and written directions accurately
Diagnostic imaging equipment stationary and mobile including portable units. Computers, phone, fax and paging system.
Flexible and self-motivated.
A team player with the ability to interact effectively with all contacts in a pleasant, positive and courteous manner.
Able to handle periods of intensity with calm. Able to work in stressful situations while maintaining composure and perform the required duties.
Title: Radiology Tech Associate II PRN
Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center
Requisition ID: 09727-42365