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🚀 Internship

Radiology Tech, Intern - Arnold Palmer Hospital

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Orlando Health

19d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Orlando

AI generated summary

  • The candidate must be enrolled in their senior year of an accredited Radiologic Technology school and have pre-approval from their school to apply for this internship. They must obtain BLS/Healthcare Provider certification within 3 months of hire and no prior experience is required.
  • The Radiology Tech intern at Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando Health is responsible for performing diagnostic imaging procedures, positioning patients and equipment, assessing radiographic images, applying radiation safety measures, delivering patient care, documenting patient history, and developing proficiency in contrast material and radiology computer systems.

Summer Internship

HealthcareOrlando

Description

  • Arnold Palmer Medical Center offers radiologic services twenty-four hours a day to inpatients, Emergency Department/Triage patients, and outpatients. The range of treatment consists of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, invasive/intraoperative, and non-invasive techniques. Overall services include Diagnostic X-Ray procedures, Computed Tomography, Ultrasound, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Nuclear Medicine, and Interventional Radiology. Related to imaging includes interpretation, dictation, transcription, PACS management, patient billing, marketing, equipment purchasing, quality assurance monitoring, evaluation, radiation safety, and continuing education

Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in Senior Year of Radiologic Technology accredited school.
  • Must have pre-approval from school to apply to internship.
  • Licensure/Certification:
  • BLS/Healthcare Provider certification within 3 months of hire
  • Experience:
  • No experience required.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Healthcare

Responsibilities

  • Performs diagnostic imaging procedures to demonstrate anatomy for interpretation.
  • Positions patient, equipment, associated devices and manipulates technical factors to achieve high quality images for interpretation.
  • Utilizes critical thinking skills to recognize patients' physical limitations pertaining to age specific needs.
  • Delivers appropriate patient care while recognizing patient conditions and ensuring successful completion of procedures. Identify, acquire, and document pertinent patient history relative to procedures.
  • Develop ability to assess Radiographic Images for technical quality, proper annotation, and patient identification, ensuring all relative anatomy is demonstrated.
  • Applies principles of radiation safety to minimize exposure to patients, self, and others.
  • Applies appropriate standard of precautions and personal protective equipment (PPE) to prevent cross-contamination of communicable disease.
  • Develops proficiency in contrast material and adverse reactions to contrast media.
  • Adhere to Orlando Health policy, procedures, protocols, mission statements and commitment to excellence standards.
  • Learn the necessary skills required of a licensed Orlando Health Radiologic Technologist so that they will be equipped to work independently upon graduation and successful completion of introductory period.
  • Develop necessary skills to utilize all Corporate Radiology computer systems (EPIC, PACS) effectively and accurately.
  • Maintains reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent with Orlando Health policies, the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state, and local standards.
  • Complies with all state and federal regulations applicable to each modality.
  • Maintains compliance with all Orlando Health policies and procedures.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Orlando