Radiologist Assistant - DAY SHIFT - Radiology Chair

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Shift: Day
Hours: First

Join Penn State Health - Milton S Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, PA and become a part of Central Pennsylvania’s only locally based academic medical center, Level I regional adult and pediatric trauma center, and Level IV (highest level) neonatal intensive care unit. Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as #1 in the Harrisburg metro region and #4 in the state. Since 1963, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center has been a leading academic medical center providing high-level, patient-centered care to patients and their families in central Pennsylvania. We are committed to advancing health care through innovation, collaboration, teamwork and above all, a passionate commitment to those we serve.

***This position offers a $5,000 sign-on bonus and relocation allowance (if eligible).***


Our growing Radiology team is seeking a Registered Radiologist Assistant (RRA) to provide primary radiology health care under the direct supervision and oversight of the attending radiologists. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

Engages in diagnostic fluoroscopic studies (UGIS, SBFT, BE, VCUG, Esophagrams, Modified Swallow Studies, etc.)

Performs fluoroscopically guided invasive procedures (LPs, arthrograms, diagnostic and/or therapeutic joint injections, etc.)

Exercises autonomy in decision making with regards to patient assessment, patient management and in providing a broad range of radiology diagnostic and interventional services

Assesses and evaluates the physiologic and psychological responsiveness of each patient

Obtain verbal patient consent for procedures

Performs specialized imaging procedures under the supervision of a certified radiologist

Issues critical results dictated by the attending radiologist to referring provider

Performs other work-related duties as assigned or requested


Masters degree in a Radiology Assistant Program from an accredited institution required

ARRT Certification required

ACLS and BLS certification required


Registered/Licensed as a Registered Radiologist Assistant

Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills preferred

In addition to a rewarding career, we offer great BENEFITS including (but not limited to):

Collaborative and learning-focused environment with healthcare professionals

Schedule includes “No Call and “No Weekend” requirements

Generous paid time off to promote a healthy life – work balance

75% Tuition Discount to Penn State University (full-time employee & eligible dependents) (OR) College/University Tuition Reimbursement (Full-Time Employees)

Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits – Effective immediately on date of hire

Employee Recognition Program

Life Insurance

Flexible Savings Account (FSA)

Retirement Plan - 401(k) & 403(b)

Free onsite parking


We are proud to possess a vibrant downtown area which affords exceptional cultural opportunities including the Hershey and Harrisburg Orchestras, museums, Hershey Park - a highly rated amusement park, the Hershey Theater, farmer’s markets and some of the finest dining in the region. We are located within a short driving distance from the Lancaster Fulton Theater and Amish country, York’s Little Theater, and walkable towns like Hummelstown and Lititz. For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, and hunting. For sports lovers, we are home to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, the Minor League Baseball’s Harrisburg Senators, and the United Soccer League’s Penn FC. Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is also within driving distance of some of the country’s most famous cities – Baltimore, New York City, Washington D.C., and Philadelphia.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday, email [email protected] or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained