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Diagnostic Technologist Advanced

  • Job ID: 916913408
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: Varied, rotating Saturdays
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Mercy
  • Department: OffsiteRadiology
  • Location: 1400 Locust Street, Pittsburgh PA 15219
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $22.49 to $34.97 / hour

Description

UPMC Mercy is hiring a full-time Advanced Diagnostic Technologist to support the Outpatient Testing Center!  This is a daylight position with rotating Saturdays.

Are you looking for a meaningful career with endless opportunities?  UPMC offers a competitive benefits package and has a career ladder in place that allows you to grow professionally and provides the ability to progress from both a technical and managerial standpoint. Apply today to find out where your career can take you! 

Purpose:
Performs imaging procedures at an advanced level not requiring constant supervision. Competently performs a variety of advanced technical procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnostic purposes.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs or assists Clinical Specialist in performing QA, regulatory testing, and other technical and research initiatives.
  • Performs all job responsibilities of Diagnostic Tech I.
  • Demonstrates competency of specialty equipment (O.R., Fluoro Procedures, etc.) and analyzes data promptly. Performs echocardiograms and lab draw functions if applicable.
  • Monitors quality control activities and demonstrates an advanced level of knowledge in Diagnostic Imaging by providing patient care as defined by the most up to day protocols and procedures.
  • Demonstrates the ability to function independently, and is able to cover off shifts, on-call responsibilities, and perform services at satellite facilities, where applicable, while continually communicating with lead and management team.
  • Participates in standardization activities with system-level workgroups.
  • Works directly with Radiologists regarding protocol development.
  • Assists with the training of staff and student technologists.

 

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an ARRT approved school of Radiologic Technology.
  • 2 years of Diagnostic experience required.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • ARRT certified in Radiography.
  • CPR or BLS Required
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • Act 31 Child Abuse Reporting with renewal
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct