The Sr. Radiologic Technologist will provide technical knowledge and/or coordinates and monitors the delivery of radiological services for adult and pediatric outpatients. The Sr. Radiologic Technologist operates various types of x-ray equipment, Dexa equipment, and auxiliary equipment to provide diagnostic images for diagnostic interpretations by a radiologist. Quality of work performed is approved or reviewed by the quality control technologist, chief technologist or radiologist. The Sr. Radiologic Technologist will comply and adhere to department protocols, UCDHS Policies and Procedures, Department of Radiology Policies and Procedures and other applicable work rules and regulations. The technologist must act with initiative and responsibility to achieve maximum imaging quality. All duties and responsibilities will be performed calmly in stressful situations and interact with radiologists, clinicians and peers in a cooperative, harmonious manner for maximum effectiveness.REQUIRED--CRT Certification (upon hire)--CA Fluoroscopic permit--CPR required.--Minimum 2 years radiologic technologist experience.--Knowledge and experience with operating radiology equipment to provide quality images. --Must be able to adapt to new programs and equipment upgrades as the radiological field advances.--Knowledge of anatomy, including cross-sectional anatomy and related positioning.--Competent in archiving, retrieving and exceptions handling with the PACS system.--Experience and knowledge to input and retrieve data and to observe applicable Radiology Information System (RIS) and Information Services (IS) access codes, security and privacy.--Ability to work in an area with ionizing radiation and/or high magnetic field.--Knowledge and ability to fill out departmental and hospital report forms and records.--Knowledge of hospital and departmental policies and procedures sufficient to effectively perform job functions or refer to others. PREFERRED--ARRT preferred.--Experience performing similar duties within a level one trauma center desired.--Advanced knowledge/experience in EPIC/Radiant, PACS (Isite) and Radiology Information System. --Experience in the handling a high patient volume in a high-pressure department with constantly changing priorities.SPECIAL REQUIREMENT--Must be able to work variable hours, alternate shifts, and occasional overtime to provide coverage as needed for sick leave, staffing shortages, etc. --Must be able to provide evening , weekend, and holiday coverage per departmental staffing guidelines. - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
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At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-term course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging eve...ryone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.