Radiologic Technologist - 7am to 7pm | 12/hr Shifts

Mercy Fort Smith, AR

About the Job

We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals – careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its “Top 100 Places to Work.”

 

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Overview: Interprets orders for requested exams, produces Diagnostic medical images, positions and transfers patients. Selects proper technical factors on an individual patient basis, selects and operates equipment as directed. Develops film by using correct processing techniques. Provides protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards. Assists physicians in administering enhancing agents and medications. Responsible for delegated areas of authority in the performance of routine and special imaging techniques.

 

Must be able to proficiently operate and use equipment related to exams performed, the computerized radiology information system and office equipment. Assists within all areas of radiology as needed. Functions as a cooperative team member on weekend and evening shifts and reports personnel and procedural incidents to the Section Manager. Works in specialized areas as needed. May have on call responsibilities.

 

Recommends the procurement and necessity of maintenance of equipment. May be responsible for specific areas of instruction with the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, School of Radiography. Maintains current CPR certification and assists in performing first aid as necessary. Remains current with credentialing agency required continuing education.Positions patient to accomplish exam and delivers routine views as specified.

 

 


Qualifications:

  • Experience: Satisfactory completion of formal Radiologic Technology training.
  • Required Education: 
  • Preferred Education: 
  • Licensure: Current Arkansas Radiologic Technologist License
  • Certifications: Current ARRT Registry in Compliance with Continuing Education or is registry eligible with a temporary license.   Maintain CPR certification.
  • Other: Performs duties in the manner that reflects the basic Mercy Values of love and concern for others. Demonstrates respect for others (patients, visitors, general public and fellow employees) through behavior that exhibits a willingness to be helpful, common courtesy, and friendliness; strives to be a faithful, co-operative team member; industrious in giving his/her best efforts creatively for the welfare of the patients and the medical center. Will be just, honest, and impartial in all assigned duties. Keeps information confidential

 

We Offer Great Benefits:


Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period.

 

 

 

We’re bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.


At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We’re expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.


What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?


Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.

 

Cross-Trained, X-Ray Technologist, X-Ray, X-Ray Tech, Technologist, Radiology, Radiology Technologist, Rad Technologist, Rad Tech, Cross-Trained, CT Technologist, CT Tech, CT Scan, CAT Scan, Fluoroscopy, Diagnostic Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging, Radiologic Technologist, MRI


Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position.  The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.