Urgent Team is looking for an experienced Limited X-Ray/Radiology Tech to join our teams at Baptist Health Urgent Care in Fort Smith, AR. Flexible availability is desired.
This position will perform x-ray testing including body mechanics and patient movement using knowledge of anatomy and physiology. Operates diagnostic equipment, develops film and prepares the room with the necessary equipment and supplies for the procedure. Skills in Medical Assisting are also required.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all inclusive. Other duties may be assigned.
Performs timely radiology procedures for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician
Performs necessary quality control procedures to ensure quality exams are performed
Prepares patients for radiologic procedures and follows established clinical and regulatory procedures in regards to patient safety and care; including proper radiation protection and shielding techniques.
Ensures that equipment is in proper working order and reports any malfunctions to the Area Manager or provider on duty.
Follows documentation procedures and completes required documentation related to patient visit.
Assumes responsibility for maintaining and improving diagnostic imaging knowledge and skills with the support and assistance of outside educational resources
Responsible for maintaining current licensure and certification for the facility radiology equipment and licensure
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent education based on certification type; skills in Medical Assisting are required
Valid ARRT certification and/or a State X-Ray license is required
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