Lehigh Valley Health Network Diag Technologist in Allentown, Pennsylvania
LEHIGH VALLEY HOSPITAL * Radiology-Diagnostic - Cc1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd, Allentown, PAProfessional ClinicalFull Time 40 hours, Night Shift, Mon - Fri 2230-0700Posted 01/12/2021Req # 22272Union: N/AImagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health networks.Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.LVHN has been ranked among the andquot;Best Hospitalsandquot; by U.S. News and World Report for 22 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.Job Summary:Provides diagnostic quality radiologic imaging under the direction of a Physician while maintaining proper radiation protection standards . Follows the guidelines for radiation safety while imaging gently. Delivers a high level of patient care and customer service to promote patient satisfaction.Education - Required:Technical School Diploma Graduate of accredited Radiography program or equivalentEducation - Preferred:Associate's Degree Graduate of Health Science ProgramExperience - Required:less than 1 year Completion of Radiologic programExperience - Preferred:Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Required:Ability to deal effectively and ethically with medical and confidential information relating to patients, family, and physicians.Ability to recognize, analyze, and solve a variety of problems.Understanding of how to effectively and safely use radiation producing equipment.Knowledge of medical technology and terminology.Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Preferred:Licensure - Required:Health Services\ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Registered Technologist in good standing Upon HireBCLS - Basic Life SupportLicensure - Preferred:Additional Qualifications:Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.