SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
TriStar Skyline Medical Center – Nashville, TN
Skyline Medical Center is part of the Tristar family of hospitals: TriStar Skyline Medical Center is Tennessee's first comprehensive stroke center and a national leader in neuroscience. The facility is equipped with 233 beds and offers a full array of acute care services, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedics/spine, rehabilitation and emergency services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, TriStar Skyline is a leading provider of emergency heart care. There are more than 400 physicians on staff, many of whom have offices located right next door in the TriStar Skyline Medical Plaza.
Skyline Medical Center provides support for serious emergencies, with traumatic injury, saving time is crucial. Tristar Skyline is designated to quickly care for severely injured patients and increase chances of survival. Access to emergency treatment across Middle Tennessee and the greater Nashville area. We're located off of I-65, I-24 and Briley Parkway for convenient access. With two helipads located directly outside of the ER to provide rapid response time Trauma rooms located directly inside ambulance entrance Critical care unit, surgical suites and imaging located next to ER for rapid access to diagnosis and treatment.
TriStar Skyline Medical Center is currently looking for a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist - PRN
Department: Diagnostic Radiology
The Radiologic Technologist must demonstrate an understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology. The Radiologic Technologist must maintain a high degree of accuracy in Radiologic positioning and exposure techniques. He/she must maintain knowledge about radiation protection and safety. The Radiologic Technologists prepare for and assist the physician in the completion of intricate Radiologic examinations. They prepare and administer contrast media in accordance with state, federal and hospital regulations. The Radiologic Technologists are the primary liaison between patients and departmental physicians and other members of the support team. They must remain sensitive to the physical and emotional needs of the patient through good communication, patient assessment, patient monitoring, and patient care skills. They maintain confidentiality of all pertinent patient care information to assure that patient’s rights are protected. Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships both inter- and intra-departmentally; to foster good customer relations and to observe the Skyline Medical Center mission statement. Ability to be knowledgeable and compliant with the policies, procedures, and regulations relating to the Department of Medical Imaging. Ability to use professional and ethical judgment and critical thinking when performing their duties. Quality improvement and customer service allow the Radiologic Technologist to be a responsible member of the health care team by continually assessing professional performance. Radiologic Technologists participate in continuing education for optimal patient care, public education and enhanced knowledge and technical competence.
Graduation from an accredited education program in Radiologic Technology.
ARRT R.T. (R)(denotes successful completion of the ARRT certification examination) (or registry eligible)
1 year post-graduate experience.
Must be registry eligible and obtain ARRT within 12 months of hire date, if not obtained termination will occur.