HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Radiology Technologist PRN-Portsmouth Regional Hospital in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Portsmouth Regionalis a 209-bed acute care hospital located in Portsmouth, NH, and is part of HCA, the nation’s largest provider of healthcare services. Portsmouth Regional Hospital serves the seacoast region’s residents in New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts and is also one of the area’s largest employers. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only Level II Trauma Center on the
Seacoast and one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction. Portsmouth Regional Hospital (PRH) has been recognized with “A” grades in the spring 2016 Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from errors, injuries and infections. The hospital safety score is compiled and administered under the guidance of The Leapfrog Group — a leading expert on patient safety. This “A” score is the fourth consecutive “A” for PRH. PRH is two of six hospitals (out of 13) in NH and 798 hospitals (out of 2500) nationwide to receive an “A,” ranking them among the safest hospitals in New Hampshire and the United States.__
Our Mission is to serve our community with innovative care delivered with compassion and a commitment to excellence. Our Vision is to become recognized as a healthcare leader in New England, providing advanced care in a safe, healing environment. If you are looking to join a team, where success depends on a Healthy Work Environment that places caregivers, staff, administrators, physicians and volunteers at the heart of a patients-first culture. We strive for an employee-empowered environment, where you can pursue a rewarding and fulfilling career in healthcare.
POSITION SUMMARY:* Registered technologist, At the administrative direction of the Director of Imaging Services and the clinical direction of the Radiologist and Team Leader, independently perform the majority of exams with minimal supervision done within the section of Radiology.
*SPECIFIC ELEMENTS & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Competently operate the section’s imaging equipment while performing procedures in a safe and optimal manner. Review medical record for patient history and pertinent clinical information. Transfer patient to imaging table, explain procedure and position the patient according to protocol. Administer applicable contrast media as prescribed by the radiologist, by oral or intravenous (IV) means. Recognize and respond to hypersensitivity or allergic reaction. Perform quality control procedures at the designated intervals on imaging and ancillary equipment to ensure compliance with Federal and Joint Commission standards of care. Organize daily work schedule and respond to emergencies as necessary. Demonstrate competency in the use of all applicable aspects of the Radiology Information System (RIS), and other computer systems unique to each imaging section. Perform on-call duties and / or work variable shifts as assigned. Perform other duties as assigned
EXPERIENCE: (Minimum relevant work experience for successful job performance)
0 Less than 1 year 3-7 years 0 1 to 3 years 0 More than 7 years Other preferred/required experience:
0 High school or GED 0 Vocational /Technical 2 year/ Associate Degree 0 4 year/Bachelor’s Degree 0 Post Graduate Degree 0 Other:
0 ACLS 0 PALS BLS 0 Other
Neonate/Infant (birth - 1 year) Child/Pediatric (1 - 11 years) Adolescence (12 - 17 years) Adult (18-64 years) Geriatric (65 yr. )
Title: Radiology Technologist PRN-Portsmouth Regional Hospital
Location: New Hampshire-Portsmouth-Portsmouth Regional Hospital - Portsmouth
Requisition ID: 00147-6109