Advanced Pain Management is looking for an experienced Radiologic Technologist. This position will be responsible for performing radiological and technical skills using the C-arm to demonstrate portions of the human body on x-ray film or fluroscopic screen for diagnostic purposes. RT will also provide assistance to surgeons, anesthesia personnel, registered nurses, and other professionals.
Essential functions include:
Position patient on examining table; set up and adjust equipment to obtain optimum view of specific body area as requested by physician.
Determine patients' x-ray needs by reading requests or instructions from physicians. Make exposures necessary for the requested procedures, rejecting and repeating work that does not meet established standards.
Use beam-restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to patient and staff.
Explain procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and obtain cooperation. Participates and maintains safety and dignity of patient at all times.
Under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Provider, provides skilled nursing care; implemented using the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation.
Observe and document patients' medical and educational needs to assist in patient assessment and care.
Actively participates in timeouts by confirming patient identification, correct procedure, side/site, etc.
Completes and maintains appropriate radiation training and competencies. Assists in monitoring radiation methods that expose all staff to the least amount of exposure.
Assists in maintaining radiological equipment and proper badge usage and storage. Troubleshoots problems with the C-arm. Maintains proper use of x-ray equipment including lead aprons.
Documents fluoroscopy usage and correct storage and printing of images as determined by site. Follows principles of aseptic technique in performing duties.
Effectively communicates with all providers and staff members.
All other duties as assigned.
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Desirable candidates will possess:
High School diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of an accredited Radiologic Technologist program.
Previous related experience preferred.
Strong organizational, judgment, communication and analytical skills; sometimes under pressure.
Ability to multi-task and perform multiple priorities.
Cooperative and professional behavior toward patients, peers, providers, management and visitors.
Ability to promote favorable facility image with patients, providers, insurance companies and general public.
Ability to independently make decisions and solve problems.
Evidence of leadership qualities.
The ability to contribute in a team environment and/or independently, to provide excellent customer service.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Internal Number: 1103-010-18
About Advanced Pain Management
At Advanced Pain Management, we are committed to providing our patients with exceptional care and quality health services. We are always looking for dedicated, hard-working professionals who exemplify our workplace philosophy. Whether you are a medical provider or a professional in another field, Advanced Pain Management can offer you a rewarding career. We offer our employees a working environment that is dedicated to patient care and satisfaction. In addition, we offer our employees competitive pay and benefits and the resources they will need to be successful and enhance their professional growth.
If you are ready to contribute to our team of dedicated professionals improving the lives of patients every day, Advanced Pain Management is waiting for your application.