Title

Radiologic Technologist 


Location MedExpress - Jeannette  

Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  

Category Healthcare  

Description

PURPOSE:  To support the practitioners in providing Great Care. Fast. to MedExpress patients.

WORKING RELATIONSHIPS:  Reports directly to the Center Manager; works in conjunction with physicians, mid-level practitioners, office and clinical staff.

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assists the practitioner with examinations, procedures, and other duties. Responsible for assessing, screening and triaging patients and for maintaining medical records. Limited administration of medications per orientation and training designation.
  • Responsible for patient call backs; scheduling physician referrals; obtaining insurance information for specialist’s referrals and pharmacy issues, patient’s education and maintaining finalized radiologist dictation reports.
  • Responsible for preparing exam rooms, decontamination of equipment, and stocking of supplies.
  • Collects and documents vital signs. Collects and prepares specimens for laboratory analysis. Assesses and properly handles lab results.
  • Attends facility in-services and required staff trainings and meetings.
  • Responsible for performing accurate routine x-rays that assist with patient diagnosis. Will practice radiation safety precautions to maintain the lowest levels of radiation exposure dose for both you and the patient.
  • Responsible for preparing and sending over-reads as well as reporting the over-read results to providers.
  • Basic maintenance and repair of the radiographic tube and digital equipment.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Requires working in a clinical setting. The noise level is moderate and there is a potential for exposure to infectious diseases and blood borne pathogens.   
  • Travel to other clinics may be required.

Classifications:

  • Full-Time - Works three 12-hour shifts per week.
  • Part-Time - Works a minimum of one 12-hour shift per week and could work two depending on scheduling.
  • Casual - Guaranteed one 12-hour shift per month. Could work more covering call-offs, vacations ect.
 

Position Requirements

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Must be a graduate of a certified school of radiography. Current state licensure (if applicable) and CPR certification preferred.
  • At least two (2) years experience with routine radiography is preferred. Knowledge of operation and maintenance of the equipment and the demonstrated ability to work independently required.
  • Current American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (A.R.R.T.) registration and continued compliance with the continuing education standards set forth by the A.R.R.T.

KNOWLEDGE OF:

  • The principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations including the requirements of the HIPAA and OSHA and applicable state rules and regulations pertinent to medical practices.
  • Computerized information systems used in business applications and clinical management systems (EMR) and digital imaging equipment.
  • Accreditation and certification requirements and the ability to maintain all appropriate licenses.

ABILITY TO:

  • Respond to requests and inquiries from the general public in person and over the telephone.
  • Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential patient issues and situations.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
  • Learn computer software programs; enter and maintain accurate data and statistical information in order to consistently prepare clear and concise reports, correspondence and other written materials.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Requires the ability to stand and sit for hours at a time.  Some bending and stooping is required.
  • Must be able to use manual dexterity in relation to clinical requirements.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs.
 


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