Under general supervision, this position will provide technical knowledge and/or coordinates and monitors the delivery of radiological services for adult and pediatric patients at the Placer Center for Health (PCH). This position is responsible for performing quality radiologic exams and providing compassionate patient care for patients in all age groups from neonate through geriatric. The incumbent assumes responsibility for workflow management in their assigned area and operates various types of x-ray equipment, Dexa equipment, Mammo equipment and auxiliary equipment at an advanced level to provide diagnostic images for interpretation by a radiologist.
The Senior Radiologic Technologist will comply and adhere to department protocols, UCDH Policies and Procedures, Department of Radiology Policies and Procedures and other applicable work rules and regulations. The technologist must act with initiative and responsibility to achieve maximum imaging quality. All duties and responsibilities will be performed calmly in stressful situations and interact with radiologists, clinicians, and peers in a cooperative, harmonious manner for maximum effectiveness. Incumbent must be able to perform all job functions deemed by the Department of Radiology.
Incumbent provides data input into the Mammography Data Base (MQSA). Incumbent may participate in training as a Clinical Student Instructor. Quality of work performed is approved or reviewed by the quality control technologist, chief technologist, or appropriate radiologist. Quality of work performed is approved or reviewed by the lead technologist, supervisor, or radiologist.
This position may perform duties in the Main Hospital, Ambulatory Care Center, Same Day Surgery Center and/or satellite facilities throughout UCD's Primary Clinic Network as deemed necessary by management.
Apply By November 29, 2023
(November 29, 2023, at 11:59pm)
Valid CRT Certification/ CRT (M) CA Mammography State Certificate
CA Fluoroscopy Permit
ARRT Mammography Certificate
Applicant must be up to date on State requirements for Mammography Performance.
Digital 8-hour 2D and 3D certificate.
Comprehensive understanding of basic Mammography imaging, and knowledge of Radiology equipment, supplies, and drugs.
Knowledge and ability to operate imaging equipment to provide quality images. Must be able to adapt to new programs and equipment upgrades as the radiological field advances.
Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic, and sub-atomic structures and processes.
Competent in archiving, retrieving and exceptions handling with the PACS system.
The Department of Radiology is a 24-hour, seven day a week operation providing Imaging Services for adult and pediatric inpatients and outpatients.
Salary or Pay Range: $57.10 - $66.90
Salary Frequency: Hourly
Salary Grade: 190
Payroll Title: RADLG TCHNO SR
Number of Positions: 1
Appointment Type: Career
Percentage of Time: 100%
Shift Hours: 08 Hours
Location: Placer Center for Health
Union Representation: Yes
Benefits Eligible: Yes
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Must be able to work variable hours, alternate shifts, and occasional overtime to provide coverage as needed for sick leave, staffing shortages, etc.
Must be able to rotate on-call for evening, weekend, and holiday coverage per departmental staffing guidelines.
Must adhere and support the smoke-free environment. Must adhere to all policies and procedures.
No eating allowed in work area. Must keep work area clean and free of debris.
Must comply with all annual testing requirements per Joint Commission regulations.
This position is a critical position and subject to a background check and drug screen. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history, identity checks and drug screen.
As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California Policy on Vaccination Programs, as may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.
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