Salary: $0.00 to $1.00 /hour
The Radiology Technician is responsible for performing radiographic (x-ray) procedures to patients for diagnostic and therapeutic purpose as directed and according to established standards and practices.
v Perform all requested x-ray procedures as ordered by the Provider.
v Produce x-ray films (radiographs) of parts of the human body for use in diagnosing medical problems.
v Monitor and evaluates technical aspects of equipment each day, against department criteria.
v Assist in daily quality control monitoring.
v Review patient’s appointment schedule each day to present unnecessary delays.
v Assemble all required equipment and supplies for scheduled room and prepares to perform procedures within five minutes of the daily start time.
v Maintain cleanliness and orderliness at all times. Clean/store supplies and equipment, and remove dirty linen by the end of the workday.
v Prepare patient for radiology.
v Coordinate with other staff to assure appropriate patient care is provided.
v Address problems of patient care as they arise and make decisions to appropriately resolve the problem.
v Assume responsibility for the safety and well-being of all patients in the area/department.
v Report equipment failures to the appropriate supervisor or staff member.
v Maintain patient privacy and confidentiality.
v Perform clerical duties such as scheduling exams and special procedures, keeping records and archiving images.
v Determine whether the scope of the exam should be extended, based on findings.
v Process and code film from procedures and complete appropriate documentation.
v Obtain and record accurate patient history, including prior test results and information from physical examinations.
v Observe and care for patients throughout examinations to ensure their safety and comfort.
v Order and restock radiology supplies.
v Other duties as assigned.
v Graduate of an AMA approved program in Radiology Technology.
v Registered or registry eligible in Radiologic Technology.
v Must have 1-3 years of experience as an x-ray technologist in a healthcare setting and a thorough knowledge of current technologist practices.
v Certified in Basic Life Support.
We offer competitive pay and benefits for all full-time employees. Our comprehensive benefits include health, dental and vision insurance along with company paid life insurance, voluntary disability insurance and a rich paid time off program. Our agency is also designated as a “student loan forgiveness site” for qualifying positions.