Radiographer I (Urgent Care - Lake Nona/Multiple Sites), CASUAL/PRN at Nemours

Posted in General Business 2 days ago.

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Type: Part-Time
Location: Orlando, Florida

Job Description:

As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own. 

Equity, diversity, and inclusion guide our growth and strategy.  We are looking for individuals who are passionate about, and committed to leading efforts to provide culturally relevant care, reducing health disparities, and helping build a diverse and inclusive team environment. All Nemours associates are expected to ensure that these philosophies are embedded in their day to day work with colleagues, patients and families.

Nemours is seeking a Radiographer I (Urgent Care - Lake Nona/Multiple Sites), Casual/PRN, to join our Urgent Care team in Orlando, Florida. This facility operates Monday thru Friday 4:00P – 10:00P; Saturday and Sunday 12:00P – 10:00P. This position will require some weekend work and holiday work.

Nemours pediatric urgent care centers provide a kid-friendly, family-centered experience for families seeking urgent care services at night and on weekends. With six centers conveniently located in the greater Orlando area, we deliver exceptional Nemours care to families where - and when - they need it most.

This position is responsible for the attainment and development of pediatric x-ray films as well as providing quality pediatric patient care on shift to include triaging and assists in procedures. Additionally, this position requires intimate knowledge within the lab. RT’s must maintain requirements for moderate complex  lab.

  • Ensures cleanliness of office and clinical environment.

  • Creates a welcoming environment and acts as a patient advocate.

  • Observes, assesses, triages, and takes action on all patients according to protocol.

  • Provides quality patient care:

    • Obtains vital signs and lab specimens.

    • Administers medications per P&P.

    • Performs and/or assists with procedures per P&P.

    • Gives aftercare instruction.

    • Discharges/transfers patients.

  • Documents all assessments, actions, care and treatment responses, and communications in patient record, logs and requisitions.

  • Executes physician orders.

  • Performs, develops, and delivers x-ray films according to protocol.

  • Maintains x-ray equipment in clean and proper condition.

  • Coordinates x-ray films to be viewed by a radiologist or to be released for follow-up care.

  • Transports x-ray or labs as necessary.

  • Performs lab controls and patient samples on lab equipment according to protocol.

  • Responsible for operation and care of all other radiology and patient care equipment as needed.

  • Knowledge of the Digitizing room procedures.

Job Requirements

  • Associate's Degree required. Completion of an approved Radiology Program required. ​

  • Minimum of one (1) year pediatric hospital, outpatient or urgent care radiology experience required.

  • Certified Radiologic Technologist license in Florida required.

  • ARRT Required.

  • American Heart Association BLS certification required upon hire.

  • Working knowledge of Medical Terminology required.

  • Will be required to travel to other urgent care locations for coverage.

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.