JOB SUMMARY: Provides continuity of care for any patient within the Department of Radiological Services, as directed by the medical staff according to stated department objectives and within policy of the Blue Ridge HealthCare System. Performs other related duties as required.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Experience: 3 yrs acute care, knowledge of radiology procedures and radiation safety preferred
License/Registration: Current NC license - Registered Nurse. Current CPR certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) is required
Other: Works effectively with variety of professional and ancillary personnel, demonstrates mature judgement, initiative and proficiency in basic nursing skills, able to work without direct supervision, shows professional interest through self-development, continuing education, and involvement in professional organizations, presents positive attitude and professional appearance
TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires frequently: lifting 50 lbs from floor to waist and waist to eye level; pushing 40 lbs; pulling 80 lbs; standing; walking; repetitive trunk rotation-standing; manual dexterity; both handedness (both hands must be used) near vision; far vision; hearing (requires hearing whispered voice); Occasionally: one handed carrying 15lbs; work kneeling; work squatting/crouching; visual color discrimination; and visual depth perception