Imaging Department

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Director of Imaging Services Apply
FT
Description:

The Director is responsible for the administrative and technical function within the Imaging Department including Radiology, MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine, Angiography, Ultrasound and Mammography modalities. The Director maintains a working relationship with the radiologists, develops, interprets and implements all policies and procedures. Establishes immediate and long range goals and develops department budgets. Applies experience, judgement and current practice standards to plan and accomplish goals and ensure compliance with regulatory and certifying standards while providing leadership in a positive direction that is consistent with the Mission and Vision of the Medical Center.

Education/Experience: A Bachelor’s degree required with Master’s preferred or relevant management experience. A Minimum of five (5) years of diagnostic imaging experience, three (3) years of which include experience directing diagnostic imaging services is required. Certification with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) is required

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

Data Clerk Processor Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

This position is responsible for registering, receiving, processing, recording, & distributing specimens & test requests; & for performing secretarial duties for the laboratory areas on neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult & geriatric patient specimens for use in laboratory testing in accordance with CRMC & profession standards of practice; maintaining all aspects of quality assurance & improvement; providing rapid & accurate dispersement of specimens & assistance; relaying & documenting information appropriately; & models appropriate behavior as exemplified in the CRMC Mission and Values statement.



  1. EDUCATION:  A high school diploma or equivalent is required.

 

  1. EXPERIENCE:  Minimum of one (1) year experience under a qualified director is preferred.

 

  1. SKILLS:  Problem resolution, continuous quality improvement, quality assurance, and data result documentation.  Proficiency in applying clerical principles, concepts, and techniques; in verbal & written communication that are central to the discipline.
Patient Care Associate Apply
FT
5am-1:30pm, M-F
Description:

This position is responsible for providing phlebotomy, including but not limited to bleeding times and Arterial Blood Gases, for patients as directed according to established standards and practices.  This position provides clinical support to professional staff for basic nursing care under the supervision of radiologists and R.N.s.  Assists with routine cleaning of equipment and environment.  Responsible for supply inventory, maintenance, and stocking. Assisting the Outpatient Imaging Technologists with daily operations. This position is responsible for proper function of all ancillary equipment.  These personnel work within the confines of the Outpatient 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.
Student Rad Tech Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

This position is required to have indirect supervision during the assigned shift by a registered Radiologic Technologist.  Student technologist is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists/R.P.A. while administering x-rays in the course of radiological examinations in concordance with physician orders. The student radiologic technologist shall be capable of operating radiologic equipment, perform a variety of radiological procedures, utilizes the PACS and RIS while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. The student radiologic technologist is responsible for clearing all films with a registered Radiologic Technologist prior to submission to the Radiologists for interpretation. 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. Based upon documentation from their institution, the Student Radiologic Technologist shall be deemed competent in the following areas of general radiography, routine fluoroscopic procedures, emergent trauma radiography, radiographic technique formulation, radiographic quality control, and portable radiographic procedures. Student radiologic technologists exercise professional judgment and ethics while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service, age specific criteria, safety and medical ethics.

  

 

  1. EDUCATION: Enrolled in an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology and have started their second year classifying them as a Senior student. Must be certified in Basic Life Support.

           

  1. EXPERIENCE: Clinical experience in a radiologic technology program.

 

  1. SKILLS: Must be able to perform a variety of radiologic procedures,  (general, fluoroscopy, portable) in a variety of settings (including surgery) 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 exemplary customer service skills (i.e. professionalism and tactfulness).
Director of Imaging Services Apply
FT
Description:

The Director is responsible for the administrative and technical function within the Imaging Department including Radiology, MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine, Angiography, Ultrasound and Mammography modalities. The Director maintains a working relationship with the radiologists, develops, interprets and implements all policies and procedures. Establishes immediate and long range goals and develops department budgets. Applies experience, judgement and current practice standards to plan and accomplish goals and ensure compliance with regulatory and certifying standards while providing leadership in a positive direction that is consistent with the Mission and Vision of the Medical Center.

Education/Experience: A Bachelor’s degree required with Master’s preferred or relevant management experience. A Minimum of five (5) years of diagnostic imaging experience, three (3) years of which include experience directing diagnostic imaging services is required. Certification with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) is required

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