MultiModality Technologist

Employer
MedStar Health
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute-care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in Northwest Washington, DC Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis caring for the whole personMedStar Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment. MedStar Georgetowns centers of excellence include neurosciences, transplant, cancer and gastroenterology. Along with Magnet nurses, internationally recognized physicians, advanced research and cutting-edge technologies, MedStar Georgetowns healthcare professionals have a reputation for medical excellence and leadership. General Summaryof Position: The incumbent in this position, under general supervision, will perform a variety of procedures that require the application of ionizing radiation and or high frequency ultrasonic exams for diagnostic purposes. The multimodality technologist who is certified or competent in more than one imaging modality, including Diagnostic X-ray, Mammography, Cat Scan, DXA, or Ultrasound will perform examinations in accordance with established protocols, as requested by referring physicians and as directed by the radiologists. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and Medstar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures and standards. Qualifications: Associate's Degree with ARRT certification. Bachelor's Degree preferred. Must be ARRT-registered and have completed training in an accredited Radiology program. RDMS-registered or registry-eligible within one year of start date. CPR-certified requiredand may need to be IV-certified, depending on area of responsibility, and demonstrate competency in both areas. Applicants must have a minimum of two years of Diagnostic Radiology experience and be trained in CT, Mammography, and Ultrasound or willing to train. Must be totally versed in transverse and cross-sectional anatomical and pathological presentations. Must be familiar with and able to perform and/or learn the technical operations associated with CT. Must be able to work under stressful and emergent situations. About MedStar HealthMedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, DC, region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.

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