Imaging Department

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Radiologic Technologist Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

This new graduate/entry level position is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists and/or staff physicians while administering x-rays in the course of radiological examinations in concordance with physician orders. The radiologic technologist shall be capable of operating radiologic equipment, perform a variety of radiological procedures, operate the picture archiving system, use radiographic supplies including contrast while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. This position is responsible for performing a variety of basic clerical and housekeeping functions such as examination and work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control. The level I technologist shall be competent in the following areas: general radiography, routine fluoroscopy including barium studies, emergent trauma radiography, radiographic technique formulation, radiographic quality control and portable radiographic procedures. Level I technologists exercise professional judgment while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service, age specific criteria, safety and medical ethics.

EDUCATION:  Associate Degree from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology and registered (or registry eligible) with the ARRT. The candidate must successfully pass the national registry test for radiologic technology within 12 months from the start of being registry eligible.  Must be certified in Basic Life Support.

EXPERIENCE:  Two years of Clinical experience in an ARRT accredited radiologic technology program. Additional on the job experience is preferred.

SKILLS: Must be able to perform a variety of radiologic procedures, (general, fluoroscopy portable) in a variety of settings with high regard for patient care and quality of work.  Must possess a basic working knowledge of equipment to perform radiologic procedures and ancillary functions.  Must demonstrate ability to provide basic patient care as related to Radiology.  Must possess exceptional customer service skills based upon the standards set at Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Radiologic Tech Apply
FT
6a-9:30p, Sat/Sun
Description:

This new graduate/entry level position is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists and/or staff physicians while administering x-rays in the course of radiological examinations in concordance with physician orders. The radiologic technologist shall be capable of operating radiologic equipment, perform a variety of radiological procedures, operate the picture archiving system, use radiographic supplies including contrast while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. This position is responsible for performing a variety of basic clerical and housekeeping functions such as examination and work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control. The level I technologist shall be competent in the following areas: general radiography, routine fluoroscopy including barium studies, emergent trauma radiography, radiographic technique formulation, radiographic quality control and portable radiographic procedures. Level I technologists exercise professional judgment while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service, age specific criteria, safety and medical ethics.

 

EDUCATION: Associate Degree from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology and registered (or registry eligible) with the ARRT. The candidate must successfully pass the national registry test for radiologic technology within 12 months from the start of being registry eligible. Must be certified in Basic Life Support.

 

EXPERIENCE: Two years of Clinical experience in an ARRT accredited radiologic technology program. Additional on the job experience is preferred.

 

SKILLS: Must be able to perform a variety of radiologic procedures, (general, fluoroscopy portable) in a variety of settings with high regard for patient care and quality of work. Must possess a basic working knowledge of equipment to perform radiologic procedures and ancillary functions. Must demonstrate ability to provide basic patient care as related to Radiology. Must possess exceptional customer service skills based upon the standards set at Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Patient Care Associate Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

This position is responsible for escorting patients to and from The  Imaging Center.  Additional duties include assisting the technical staff with those tasks, as assigned, associated with the daily operations of THE Imaging Center including a variety of basic clerical and housekeeping functions such as work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval, (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control.  Responsible for maintaining proper function of all equipment used while escorting patients (including, but not limited to, oxygen tanks, IV pumps, IV poles, wheelchairs, stretchers, patient beds).  Patient Care Associates exercise professional behavior and ethics while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service, age specific criteria, safety and medical ethics.

1.         EDUCATION:

A.  High-school diploma (or GED).

B.  CPR certification preferred but not required for hire. CPR certification mandatory after 3 months.  Classes available through CRMC at no charge to the employee.

 

2.         EXPERIENCE:

                  Some medical background preferable, but not necessary.           

 

3.         SKILLS:

            A.  Able to Interact with the public in a pleasant, positive and courteous manner.

            B.  Answers the telephone politely and obtains all necessary information.

            C.  Able to provide assistance to physicians, technical workers and supervisors.

            D.  Demonstrates ability to handle emergency situations in the prompt, precise and professional manner.

            E.  Basic computer skills are necessary.

 

PCA-Stress Lab Apply
FT
7:30a-4pm, M-F Every 3rd Saturday
Description:

This position is responsible for assisting in the performance of routine and Nuclear stress tests for patients at CRMC as directed according to established standards and practices. This position is responsible for proper function of the stress treadmill. In addition, this position is responsible for escorting patients to and from The Imaging Center. Additional duties include assisting the technical staff with those tasks, as assigned, associated with the daily operations of the Imaging Center.

 

1.  EDUCATION: Holds high school diploma or GED.  ECG training to include interpretation desired but not required.  Certification from a national board is preferred.

 

2.  EXPERIENCE: Hospital or doctors office experience with medical/surgical patients preferred.

 

3.  SKILLS:

  1. See Competency skills list for EKG. 
  2. Able to interact with the public in a pleasant, positive and courteous manner.
  3. Answers the telephone politely and obtains all necessary information.
  4. Able to provide assistance to physicians, technical workers and supervisors.
  5. Demonstrates ability to handle emergency situations in the prompt, precise and professional manner.
  6. Basic computer skills.
Radiologic Tech Apply
FT
Varied
Description:

This new graduate/entry level position is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists and/or staff physicians while administering x-rays in the course of radiological examinations in concordance with physician orders. The radiologic technologist shall be capable of operating radiologic equipment, perform a variety of radiological procedures, operate the picture archiving system, use radiographic supplies including contrast while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. This position is responsible for performing a variety of basic clerical and housekeeping functions such as examination and work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control. The level I technologist shall be competent in the following areas: general radiography, routine fluoroscopy including barium studies, emergent trauma radiography, radiographic technique formulation, radiographic quality control and portable radiographic procedures. Level I technologists exercise professional judgment while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service, age specific criteria, safety and medical ethics.

 

EDUCATION: Associate Degree from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology and registered (or registry eligible) with the ARRT. The candidate must successfully pass the national registry test for radiologic technology within 12 months from the start of being registry eligible. Must be certified in Basic Life Support.

EXPERIENCE: Two years of Clinical experience in an ARRT accredited radiologic technology program. Additional on the job experience is preferred.

SKILLS: Must be able to perform a variety of radiologic procedures, (general, fluoroscopy portable) in a variety of settings with high regard for patient care and quality of work. Must possess a basic working knowledge of equipment to perform radiologic procedures and ancillary functions. Must demonstrate ability to provide basic patient care as related to Radiology. Must possess exceptional customer service skills based upon the standards set at Cookeville Regional Medical Center