VCU Health System is seeking an Operating Room Radiologic Technologist who can provide radiographic imaging inside the Operating Room. VCU Health System is the region's only Level 1 Trauma Center and performs over 24,000 surgeries annually; our Radiologic Technologists are able to expand their knowledge by observing and participating in advanced procedures and/or healthcare treatments inside the surgical suites, using state-of-the-art equipment.
Perform radiographic procedures using associated equipment/techniques to produce radiographic images at the request of a licensed practitioner for interpretation.
Radiography integrates scientific knowledge, technical skills, patient interaction, and compassionate care, all resulting in diagnostic information.
Demonstrate an understanding of sterile procedures and sterile environments.
Follow health system and department safety policies and procedures applicable to the job, identify possible issues, and institutes measures (such as adjusting priorities), while adhering to regulatory standards.
Schedules, including shift rotation and hours of work requirements, may be adjusted to meet health system staffing needs. On-call, weekend, and other after-hour coverage may be required, based on the workload demand and staffing needs inside the Operating Room.
Graduation from a JRC Accredited Program in Radiologic Technology
Current Certification by the American Registry of Radiology Technologist (ARRT)
Minimum work experience: new graduates welcome
Desired work experience: Operating Room Experience or Minimum Diagnostic Experience
Basic Life Support (BLS) required for ongoing employment.
Bachelor's Degree in Radiologic Technology or closely related field from an accredited program
2 Years of previous Operating Room work experience
Previous work experience in an academic medical center sterile environment
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.