Reports To:Center Manager
Date Completed: 5/27/2015
Our Vision: Great Care. Fast.ฎ Exceeding patient expectations in a welcoming environment. Our Values: Genuine. Caring. Friendly. ฎ
General Position Description:
The Radiological Technician will be responsible for Radiological services as well as other clinical services while working in conjunction with physicians, Advanced practitioners, office and clinical staff.
MedExpress Core Responsibilities:
Has a contagious and positive work ethic, inspires others, and models the behaviors of Genuine, Caring, Friendly.
Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication that is clear, well-organized, and demonstrates an understanding of audience needs.
Through genuine and positive communication, makes each customer feel informed, understood, and special.
An effective team player who contributes valuable ideas and feedback and can be counted on to meet commitments.
Is able to keep up in the MedExpress environment by facing tasks and challenges with energy and passion.
Pursues activities with focus and drive, defines work in terms of success, and can be counted on to complete goals.
Adherence to standards of business conduct and compliance.
Must Be Licensed And Accredited By A.R.R.T And State If Applicable
Knowledge Of PACS, Computer Radiography And Basic Computer Programs
Knowledge of Medical Terminology and Skill in Documentation and Maintaining Patient Medical Records
Ability to Accurately Perform Required X-Rays as Ordered by the Medical Provider/s as well as Complete Quality Assurance Processes Knowledge Of Common Safety Hazards And Precautions To Establish A Safe Work Environment. Ability to Work Well and Effectively with Others.
Will interact with all center staffed based team-members including providers and non-providers.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible For Performing Accurate X-Rays as Ordered by the Medical Provider While Practicing Radiation Safety Precautions.
Responsible For Preparing And Sending Images to Radiologist for Over-Read, As Well As Reporting The Over-Read Results To Providers. Retrieve And Archive Radiographic Reports.
Responsible For Basic Nursing Skills To Include Accurately Performing And Recording Vital Signs, Lab Specimen Collection, Vaccine Injections, Completing Patients Clinical Intake such as Chief Complaint, Past Medical and Social History and Properly Documenting in Patients Medical Record.
Complete occupational health testing including such services as Urine Drug Screens, Breathe Alcohol, DOT physicals, etc.
Knowledge and Ability to Perform Lab Procedures To Include All Waived Lab Testing Protocols
Knowledge Of Medical Practice And Policies To Administer Patient Care
Maintaining Quality Assurance of the laboratory and radiology equipment, stocking exam rooms and decontaminating equipment.
Center-Based. 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. Also requires: travel to other Centers, the ability to stand and sit for hours at a time, (with some bending and stooping), ability to use manual dexterity in relation to clinical requirements, and ability to lift 50 lbs.