Radiography Technologist at UCHealth in Denver, Colorado

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Job Description:

Are you a perioperative professional looking for an exclusive place to showcase your patient centric approach and serve a diverse, vibrant, and progressive community? Do you value and practice a "Patient First" mentality? Does the thought of joining a new team and creating a culture of excellence motivate you?

The Cherry Creek North Ambulatory Surgery Center is a 4-OR and 2-procedure room multi-specialty unit including, but not limited to, General, Otolaryngology, Urology, Breast Surgery, GI, Plastics, Occuplastics, Ortho, GYN/Oncology, Pain, Cardiology, and Vascular procedures. It is a state of the art building in the heart of Cherry Creek that provides convenient access and exceptional customer services for patients living in the area.The Cherry Creek North Ambulatory Surgery Center's procedural hours areMonday-Friday from 0700-1700.

We are looking for candidates who have the experience and knowledge in caring for patients in a multi-specialty environment who are highly motivated and engaged to contribute to our perioperative vision of culture of excellence. Candidates need to be flexible to float to other UCHealth facilities as needed.

The UCHealth Cherry Creek Medical Center brings the expertise of the highly reputable UCHealth, and physician partners with both UCHealth Medical Group and the CU School of Medicine to the Cherry Creek community.

Performs various imaging procedures in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.

Work Schedule: Full Time Days

* Reviews patient history and physician's orders. Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure patient's understanding and cooperation.
* When ordered, prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice. Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate.
* Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.
* Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s). Analyzes results and identifies issues with the quality of imaging results. Takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues, including re-positioning patient and repeating procedure. Enters and transmits images.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.

Minimum Required Education: Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technologist program.
Required Licensure/Certification: Registered as a Radiologic Technologist (R) by the American Registry of
Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) (R). Specialty ARRT certification(s) if required for position. State licensure
if required by law. Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider.
Minimum Experience: Preferred
BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer
with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support
certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for
the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all
renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)

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