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Rad Tech - Orthopedics

Job ID: 68622
Location: Florence, OR
Work Type: Per Diem - Relief
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 0.00
Benefit Eligibility: Select benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth Medical Group in Florence, Oregon is seeking a Radiology Technologist - Orthopedics for a Per Diem/Relief, 0.00 FTE, Day position. The general salary range for this job opening at PeaceHealth is $33.14-$55.84, plus a per diem differential in lieu of benefits. The actual hiring rate is dependent upon several factors, including but not limited to, the job/position responsibilities, location, terms of the applicable collective bargaining agreement, education, training, work experience, seniority, work performance, etc.

This per diem/as needed X-ray Technologist position will be working in the Orthopedic Clinic, but there may be opportunities to work additional hours in the hospital setting at Peace Harbor Medical Center in Florence.  When scheduled for shifts at the clinic, this per diem position would be working during weekday business hours; if scheduled at the hospital, coverage days and hours would vary depending on the need of the department.  

As a per diem Radiology Technologist, you will be preparing for and performing standard x-ray examinations and may perform fluoroscopic procedures. Performs portable examinations and may perform surgical x-ray procedures. Utilizes proper positioning and selection of appropriate technical factors using various radiographic equipment to obtain optimal results. 

Details about the position:

  • Prepare, supply, and equip exam room to meet the needs of requested examinations and to meet specific physician requirements for procedures.
  • Integrates previous imaging studies, laboratory results, patient history and medical records to optimize exam.
  • Perform most appropriate examination based on patient information through consultation with interpreting physician and/or ordering physician as necessary.
  • Provides patient education and instruction prior to and after examination. Provide training/education to staff and students as indicated.
  • Demonstrates ability to adapt exam to address problems of patient care as they arise making decisions to appropriately resolve problems.
  • Performs x-ray examinations applying appropriate infection control and radiation safety measures.
  • Applies ALARA principle to ensure appropriate radiation safety for self patient, and visitor. Evaluates patient for pregnancy prior to exam as indicated.
  • May perform surgical x-ray examinations, will utilize appropriate radiation safety measures and adhering to AORN standards.
  • Performs other patient care activities, duties and responsibilities as assigned consistent with Caregivers’ scope of practice, training, experience, and license/certification/registration.
What you bring:

  • Graduation from accredited Radiologic Technologist school required.

  • Minimum of 1 year relevant experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development, and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
  • Demonstrated venipuncture competency required.
  •  PACS/RIS knowledge required ;  ImageCast/CareCast experience preferred.

  • Registered with the Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI). Must maintain active registry with the state of Oregon OBMI.
  • ARRT eligible, ARRT(R) certification required within 6 months of hire. May work under OBMI Temporary license pending ARRT certification.
  • Required Upon Hire: American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS).

Relocating to Florence? Here are some reasons you'll love it:

  • Florence is known for its uncrowded beaches, rolling sand dunes, numerous lakes and tide pools
  •  An abundance of recreation options including ATV riding, golf, fishing, hiking, and sandboarding
  •  Picturesque downtown filled with unique restaurants, shops and galleries
  •  The people of Florence are warm, engaged and welcoming
  •  Spotlight on Florence - YouTube

PeaceHealth is committed to the overall wellbeing of our caregivers. The benefits included in positions less than 0.5 FTE are 403b retirement plan for caregiver contributions; wellness benefits, discount program, and expanded EAP and mental health program.

For a complete description of this position, or for questions, contact Andrea, [email protected].

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.

PeaceHealth requires a completed Primary Vaccine Series (e.g., 2 dose monovalent Pfizer, Moderna or Novavax series or 1 dose J&J vaccine series) or be Up to Date (receiving the most recent Pfizer/Moderna bivalent vaccine/booster) for COVID-19 vaccination prior to their start date. PeaceHealth has a medical and religious exemption request process for those that are unable to receive the COVID-19 primary vaccine series due to medical/religious reasons. For caregivers that will be working in Oregon there is a personal vaccine exemption form that may be requested.

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