Founded as Providence Hospitals in 1938 by the Sistersof Charity of St. Augustine, Providence's two free standing full-servicehospitals and numerous satellite practices maintain a true devotion to advancedclinical expertise and unmatched compassion. On February 2, 2016, Providencebecame part of the LifePoint Health network, and shortly thereafter, changedits name to Providence Health to better represent the full complement of itsservices. Driven by quality,compassion, and Christ, Providence treats the whole person-body, mind, and spirit.
ProvidenceHealth – Fairfield is lookingfor a Part-Time Multi-Modality Tech join their team
ProvidenceHealth-Fairfield is a brand new Emergency Room in Winnsboro, South Carolina,providing quick and easy access to high quality emergency care for thecommunity of Fairfield County. As a patient, you will be cared for by staffspecially-trained to respond to any type of medical emergency with the latesttechnology to provide a broad range of diagnostic and treatment optionson-site.
For more informationabout the services provided by Providence Health – Fairfield, click here.
Operates imagingequipment (radiographic, fluoroscopic, portable, C-arm, MRI , NM , US and CT)following radiation safety guidelines based on hospital policy and regulatoryrequirements.
Provides radiographicsupport for all areas of the Hospital as needed.
Operates other patientcare equipment/devices as appropriate oxygen, suction, syringes, monitors,blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, wheelchairs, stretchers and compressiondevices.
Position patientsaccurately for specific anatomic imaging using appropriate immobilizationdevices when required. Avoids excessive repeated examinations by followingguidelines.
Calculates exposurefactors for optimum quality studies. Adheres to the use of predeterminedprotocols as outlined by the radiologists.
Provides radiationprotection 100% of time to self, patients, visitors and other health careprofessionals. Adheres to all polices and procedures related to radiationsafety per Providence Hospital and regulatory agencies.
Evaluates images fortechnical quality and insures that quality is present before dismissingpatients or submitting images for interpretation. Patient recalls must be keptto an absolute minimum.
Assumes responsibilityfor the physical and psychological needs of each patient. Communicates in aclear, concise, accurate and caring manner.
Maintains competency forvenipuncture, specific to the requirements of the modality.
Initiates life supportsystems in a competent, capable and calm manner when necessary. Understands theoperation of suction and oxygen. Basic understanding and familiarity with drugsin crash cart.
Maintainscertification-ARR, SCRQSA. Assumes responsibility for continuing educationalrequirements required for continues certification.
Enters requiredinformation into Meditech in a timely manner.
Properly identifiespatient, verifies orders, history and other relevant information to assist Radiologistwith interpretation.
Follows up on allrequested call reports, fax reports, critical results as required.