Basic X Ray Tech AdventHealth Medical Group FT Days Ocala
Location Address- Ocala, FL
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
Rapidly Growing Organization
Rollover PDO with service year increases in accrual
Patient facing positions receive company paid initial sets of scrubs
You Will Be Responsible For:
Prepares patients for radiologic procedures and protects patient, self and other staff from radiation hazards.
Takes x-rays following established procedures for patient care and safety, which involves setting up and operating radiographic equipment used in the medical diagnosis and/or treatment of patients and includes implementing infection control procedures for the work area.
Selects proper ionizing factors for radiological diagnosis. Adjusts/sets radiographic controls.
Positions patients and takes x-rays of specific parts of the patient’s body as requested by physician. Processes film and checks x-rays for clarity of image and retaking when needed.
Maintains x-ray film files in a neat and orderly fashion. Ensures that reports and/or films are available for the physician in a timely manner.
Maintains required records including patient records, daily log books and monthly reports.
Performs quantity and quality control checks to assure z-ray unit meets standards required by laws, rules and company policies. Complies with safety standards.
What You Will Need:
High school graduate or equivalent required.
Minimum 1 year basic x-ray operator experience preferred.
Must be willing to float to other FHMG practices, within reason, when patient load, vacation schedules, etc. make it necessary.
State of Florida Basic X-Ray Machine Operator certification required.
BLS certification required
Demonstrates ability to communicate by reading, writing legibly, speaking and comprehending English effectively in order to carry out job
The Basic X-Ray Technician is responsible for operating X-Ray and fluoroscopic equipment that assists radiologists and/or physicians with diagnosing and/or treating disease and/or injury. Assumes responsibility for performing radiographic examinations that are technically satisfactory, properly positioned and processed adequately.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.