Diagnostic Imaging Careers in Grand Prairie

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If you are looking for a rewarding career in diagnostic imaging, we would love to have you on our team. Below you will find our available positions. Please read carefully all the requirements for the position you are applying for.

Career Opportunities

Grande Prairie;

  • Sonographers (full-time, part-time, casual, locum)
  • Mammography Technologist (Casual position)

Peace River;

  • Sonographers (full-time, part-time, casual, locum)

La Crete;

  • Sonographers (full-time, part-time, casual, locum)

High Prairie;

  • Sonographers (full-time, part-time, casual, locum)
  • Support Radiologists and other Health Care Professionals by performing administrative tasks including but not limited to ordering supplies, clerical including faxing, filing, sorting, and distributing mail, arranging janitorial services, problem-solving as needed.
  • Greet patients on arrival and provide a positive experience through excellent customer service.
  • Maintain correct and up-to-date patient and physician information.
  • Perform appointment bookings, reminders, and follow-up calls.
  • Answer patient inquiries. Return voice mail messages as soon as practicable.
  • Manage patient referrals – scheduling as per protocol.
  • Accept patient payments professionally and confidentially (US photos etc.)
  • Maintain patient confidentiality regarding illness, treatment, diagnosis.
  • Participate in training/workshops etc., as they become available.
  • Go-to person for the clinic team on patient navigation, chaperoning exams for male technologists during Endo-Vaginal and Breast Examinations, assisting with interdepartmental communications, and alerting technicians of any patient concerns disclosed on check-in, scheduling examinations according to the protocol for each imaging mode.
  • Perform other duties as requested by the management and supervisory team and seek ways to help cohesively.
  • Travel to Grande Prairie will be required for training in up to 4x per year.

Qualifications

  • Certification as a Health lnformation Office Assistant, Unit Clerk, or Medical Office Assistant.
  • Medical Terminology.
  • Knowledge of Diagnostic lmaging is an asset.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite programs.
  • Previous experience using a patient/diagnostician booking program would be an asset.

Please email your completed application to [email protected].

Peace Diagnostic Imaging (PDI) is seeking outstanding Sonographers to join our team – full time, part time, and locum positions are available.

For nearly 20 years, PDI has been providing high quality diagnostic radiology to the residents of Northern Alberta and Eastern B.C. We are committed to improving lives and communities through excellence in patient care and medical imaging. We are located in Grande Prairie, a young, thriving city full of continuous growth and opportunity with much to offer: from shopping and entertainment to world-class recreation facilities and activities, as well as a regional airport.

PDI has recently expanded the clinic to include a Women’s Imaging center. This will provide tomosynthesis, Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS), bone mineral density, and OB/Gyne imaging. We also have extensively updated General Ultrasound/Echocardiography, and added pain management. Fluoroscopy which will be completed in the Fall of 2021. In addition, we recently opened ultrasound clinics in Peace River, La Crete, and High Prairie.

Duties and Responsibilities
Sonography

  • Operate medical imaging equipment to efficiently perform diagnostic quality exams
  • Use independent judgment and adjust each exam to optimize its diagnostic utility
  • Prepare effective exam reports and documentation
  • Train and assess student sonographers, as needed
  • Participate in accreditation

Patient Care

  • Superior communication skills with patients, colleagues and radiologists
  • Commitment to patient-centered care and sensitivity to individual needs and concerns
  • Ensure patient confidentiality

Teamwork

  • Follow department protocols and guidelines
  • Work effectively as part of the PDI health care team

Qualifications

  • Diploma from accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography program (or equivalent)
  • Active CRGS member of Sonography Canada (CARDUP) with liability insurance
  • Criminal and vulnerable sector check
  • Current CPR certification

Reasons to choose PDI

  • $50,000 signing bonus to all successful candidates with no locked-in return of service requirements.
  • Highly competitive wages above and beyond the AHS pay schedule
  • Outstanding benefits including medical and dental, life/dependent life, critical illness, long-term disability, paid vacation, retention bonus, professional fee reimbursement, paid breaks, Christmas vacation etc.
  • Generous professional development allowance.  Monthly radiologist/sonographer driven educational rounds
  • RRSP matching and Maternity Top Up programs
  • Recognition of previous experience
  • Moving expenses of up to $5000.00

Locum Sonographers

  • Premium wages: $65/hour
  • Airfare and accommodations provided (minimum 1 week commitment)

Please email your completed application to [email protected].

Here’s What You’ll Need

  • Current registration with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT)and successful candidates will need to be registered with the Alberta College of Medical & Therapeutic Technologists(ACMDTT)  
  • Attention to detail is critical
  • Excellent problem solving, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Current CPR certification – annual CPR recertification will be provided by PDI
  • Excellent technical and patient care skills 
  • General knowledge regarding the operation of computers and Diagnostic Imaging equipment.
  • Work with team to support efficient workflow within the department and with other departments within the clinic
  • Demonstrate a commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients and families) 
  • Must have a level of physical fitness to perform the tasks of the position (e.g., long period of standing while wearing a lead apron)
  • Relevant work experience is an asset but not necessary

Benefits and Culture

  • Competitive wages and benefits package (extended health, vision and dental care)
  • Ongoing training to enhance your talent
  • New facility with state of the art equipment
  • RRSP matching
  • Maternity leave top up
  • Education dollars
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site free parking

Job Type

  • Medical Radiation Technologist – Permanent Part-time

Please email your completed application to [email protected].

Peace Diagnostic Imaging has been serving Grande Prairie and the area for over 20 years. In 2021 we completed a major renovation and expansion, opening our Women’s Imaging Centre and satellite locations across Northern Alberta. This growth means we need to grow our Mammography team. This is a casual position with the opportunity to expand into full-time.  If you have Breast Imaging experience and are looking for the best equipment and work environment, this is your opportunity to join us!

Where you will live:

Make your home in Grande Prairie-we’ve got everything you need. Located approximately 450km Northwest of Edmonton, Grande Prairie is a city that is still growing. Grande Prairie, GP, to its residents, boasts a very young population with over 80 culture and ethnic groups being represented—plus all the provinces and territories!

Grande Prairie is known as a hub for shopping and services. With around 70,000 living in GP, the city services 281,000+ people from Northern Alberta, Northern British Columbia, and the Northwest Territories.

The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Grande Prairie, and the economy is based on oil and gas, forestry, agriculture and retail, providing a wide variety of employment opportunities.

In Grande Prairie, we work hard, and we play hard. Whatever you like to do in your free time, we probably have a group or team for you to join. Sports-check! Culture-check! (Currently, the Art Gallery is exhibiting works by Picasso and Chagall.) Neighbours who know your name-check! Schools-check! And let’s not forget the great outdoors for year-round activities you are sure to enjoy.

Grande Prairie, Alberta, is the city you will grow to love with a small-town feel. Or, live outside the city in one of our neighbouring towns and villages—a commute of fewer than 20 minutes to our centrally located facility.

What you will do:

The Mammography Technologist I is responsible for facilitating mammography examinations to produce high-quality images using digital radiologic equipment following prescribed radiation safety procedures. You will be responsible for performing general mammographic exams, completing exams as per physician requisitions, processing and archiving data, monitoring patients, entering relevant data into the radiology information system and equipment performance during procedures, plus general maintenance.

Additionally, the technologist is responsible for:

  • Documenting client history
  • Critiquing images
    Maintaining client flow
  • Conducting quality control tests on mammography units
  • Assisting other staff members when requested
  • Communicating with service providers
  • Complete tech and equipment audits
  • Attend meetings

What you need:

  • Completion of a diploma in Medical Radiation Technology
  • Active or eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Technologists (ACMDTT)
  • CAMRT (Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists) certification
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support – Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP)
  • We prefer candidates with at least two years of mammography experience, but we are willing to train if you have the right mindset.
  • Preference for candidates who have post-graduate education in mammography (e.g., CAMRT Mammo I and Mammo II) or a specialty certificate in Breast Imaging.
  • Must be able to perform the role’s physical requirements, including positioning patients, operating equipment, and performing quality control tests.

This position is available as a Casual role. Clinic Hours are Monday – Saturday 8 hours per shift. Medical Radiation Technologist II starts at $36.81/hour + based on skills and experience.

Peace Diagnostic Imaging offers a competitive package including above-average wages, RRSP matching, flexible extended periods off, maternity top-up, team events and more. Visit our website for additional information.

Please email your completed application to [email protected].

Our Locations

Grande Prairie

All Services

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Our Address

9815 97 Street #108
Grande Prairie, AB T8V 8B9

Hours of Operation

Monday
7:30 AM5 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM5 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM5 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM5 PM
Friday
7:30 AM5 PM
Weekends
Closed

La Crete

Ultrasound Only

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Our Address

Unit 1A 10402 – 100 st
La Crete, AB T0H 2H0

Hours of Operation

Monday
7:30 AM4 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM4 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM4 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM4 PM
Friday
7:30 AM4 PM
Weekends
Closed

Peace River

Ultrasound Only

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Our Address

Sunrise Medical Centre 6789 103 Ave.
Peace River, AB T8S 0B6

Hours of Operation

Monday
8 AM4:30 PM
Tuesday
8 AM4:30 PM
Wednesday
8 AM4:30 PM
Thursday
8 AM4:30 PM
Friday
8 AM4:30 PM
Weekends
Closed

High Prairie

Ultrasound Only

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Our Address

5101 38 street
High Prairie, AB T0G 1E0

Hours of Operation

Monday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Tuesday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Wednesday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Thursday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Friday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Weekends
Closed

All Services

Contact Us

Our Address

9815 97 Street #108
Grande Prairie, AB T8V 8B9

Hours of Operation

Monday
7:30 AM5 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM5 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM5 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM5 PM
Friday
7:30 AM5 PM
Weekends
Closed

Ultrasound Only

Contact Us

Our Address

Unit 1A 10402 – 100 st
La Crete, AB T0H 2H0

Hours of Operation

Monday
7:30 AM4 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM4 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM4 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM4 PM
Friday
7:30 AM4 PM
Weekends
Closed

Ultrasound Only

Contact Us

Our Address

Sunrise Medical Centre 6789 103 Ave.
Peace River, AB T8S 0B6

Hours of Operation

Monday
8 AM4:30 PM
Tuesday
8 AM4:30 PM
Wednesday
8 AM4:30 PM
Thursday
8 AM4:30 PM
Friday
8 AM4:30 PM
Weekends
Closed

Ultrasound Only

Contact Us

Our Address

5101 38 street
High Prairie, AB T0G 1E0

Hours of Operation

Monday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Tuesday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Wednesday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Thursday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Friday
8:45 AM5:15 PM
Weekends
Closed

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