River's Edge Hospital and Clinic

Limited Scope X-Ray Operator

ID
2022-1267
Category
Imaging
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

We have one full-time 1.0 (80 hours every 2 weeks) position in our Imaging department. This full-time position is rotating shifts. 

 

This candidate will need to complete or will have completed a 6 week on line training course and pass the ARRT registry.

 

The course consists of radiography physics, principles of radiographic exposure, digital processing, and radiation safety. The positioning component will cover all the primary x-ray projections performed in hospitals and clinics.

 

You will work alongside the staff technologists and assist in all aspects of the Imaging department including, but not limited to, patient transport, taking of general x-rays, assisting with high level exams and completion of documentation in Excellian/Epic and PACS.

 

The right candidate for this position would preferably have some experience in patient care and handling.  River’s Edge will assist with the training program for a committed candidate.

 

River’s Edge offers a full benefit package including: Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance – Life Insurance – Short Term and Long Term Disability – Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Reimbursement Account – 457 Retirement Plan – Paid Time Off – Paid Parental Leave – PERA Public Retirement Association of Minnesota, up to $1,200 a year in Student Loan Forgiveness – and an on-site child care program.

 

River’s Edge Hospital follows the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 vaccine mandate that requires all hospital staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. 

All mandated persons are required to show proof of vaccination or have received an exemption from River’s Edge through the prescribed exemption process for disability, medical, or religious reasons.

Responsibilities

All personnel in this position are responsible for performing excellent quality diagnostic radiography exams under the direction of a radiologist or referring provider. Certain individuals will also be accountable for delegated areas of authority, maintaining quality assurance and quality control records, training new imaging department personnel or radiologic technology students or serving on specific hospital committees as requested.

Additional education/certification may be required.

Qualifications

  1. Education and certification required from an accredited Limited Scope X-ray Operator
  2. License/Certification: ARRT in Limited Scope X-ray Operator, or obtains certification within 2 months of hire.
  3. Experience with patient care.
  4. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  5. Experience and competency in radiographic diagnostic procedures, including but not limited to general radiographic exams, portable exams and trauma exams.
  6. Certified in BLS through the American Heart Association or will be certified within 3 months of hire.

Minimum Salary

USD $20.86/Hr.

Maximum Salary

USD $25.71/Hr.

Shift Differential

$1.50 for 2nd shift and $2.00 for 3rd shift.

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