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OR Radiographer, Full-time, Evenings

Location Chicago, Illinois Business Unit Northwestern Memorial Hospital Job REQID 62518 Job Function Imaging and Radiology Shift Evening Job (2nd) Apply Now

At Northwestern Medicine, every patient interaction makes a difference in cultivating a positive workplace. This patient-first approach is what sets us apart as a leader in the healthcare industry. As an integral part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to join our quest for better healthcare, no matter where you work within the Northwestern Medicine system. At Northwestern Medicine, we pride ourselves on providing competitive benefits: from tuition reimbursement and loan forgiveness to 401(k) matching and lifecycle benefits, we take care of our employees. Ready to join our quest for better?

Benefits

  • $10,000 Tuition Reimbursement per year ($5,700 part-time)
  • $6,000 Student Loan Repayment ($3,000 part-time)
  • $1,000 Professional Development per year ($500 part-time)
  • $250 Wellbeing Fund per year($125 for part-time)
  • Annual Employee Merit Increase and Incentive Bonus
  • Paid time off and Holiday pay

Description

The OR Radiographer reflects the mission, vision, and values of NM, adheres to the organization's Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.

The OR Radiographer performs radiologic fluoroscopic procedures under the direction of an attending surgeon to generate information necessary for the diagnosis and subsequent treatment of surgical patients. Services are provided in accordance with industry standards, utilizing ALARA standards, department protocols, and hospital policies and procedures.

The OR Radiographer performs as a surgical team member while supporting all OR/Surgical-related radiographic and fluoroscopic imaging procedures. The OR Radiographer operates all surgery radiographic equipment including, but not limited to portables, C-Arm, O-Arm, Airo in supporting primarily Orthopedic, Neurologic, and Joint replacement, but also, Urology and Vascular extremity surgeries as needed. The OR Radiographer has on-call responsibility and takes on specified additional responsibilities as assigned by the Manager and Resource Coordinator.

The dedicated OR team model offers a unique opportunity to learn an under-defined radiologic modality skillset in surgery, which is in demand in the wider healthcare system.

AA/EOE

Qualifications

Required:

  • State of Illinois, Department of Nuclear Safety license (IDNS)
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
  • CPR Certification (BLS)
  • Graduate of an accredited school/college of Radiologic Technology
  • Analytical ability is required
  • Communication skill is required in order to teach and lead
  • Ability to interact effectively and collaborate with others in challenging situations
  • Work requires the ability to walk throughout the medical center campus and requires standing or walking most of the designated shift
  • Work requires lifting or carrying objects 35-40 lbs, and lifting and positioning patients, some of whom may exceed 300 lbs
  • The ability to visually check documents for errors, use a keyboard to enter or retrieve data, manage equipment and examine specimens, images or reports is required
  • Work conditions include performing procedures where carelessness could result in injury or illness and/or contact with potentially infectious materials, radioactive elements and/or strong, hazardous chemical agents.

Preferred:

  • Baccalaureate degree

Equal Opportunity

Northwestern Medicine is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected status.

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