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X-Ray Tech in New Bern, NC at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

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Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Under direction of provider(s), administer routine full scope x-ray exams according to best practices and clinic policies and procedures.
  • Position patient under X-Ray machine, adjust immobilization devices, and provide appropriate radiation protection.
  • Adjust switches regulating length and intensity of exposure.
  • Prepare reports and maintain records of services rendered.
  • Perform radiographic quality control tests as well as logs results in correct areas in a timely manner.
  • Maintain radiological film files and storage, pull X-Rays as required for referrals and/or copying.
  • Keep logs for X-Rays sent out for referrals.
  • Make minor adjustments to equipment and trouble shoot issues as they arise.
  • Maintain neat and clean x-ray exam rooms and work areas; follows infection control policies and procedures in cleaning equipment and all areas of the clinic.
  • Participate in quality assessment and performance improvement activities.
  • Work as a team with other members of the clinic to ensure the highest quality of care at all times.
  • Demonstrate positive interpersonal relations in dealing with fellow employees, patients, and providers so that productivity and positive employee relations are maximized.
  • Maintain strict patient confidentiality in accordance with clinic policy.
  • Other duties as required and assigned by the Program Manager, Providers or Delphi Operations Team. These may, on occasion, be unrelated to the position described here.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS and/or EXPERIENCE

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

 

      EDUCATION:                 High School Diploma required.  Graduate of an Accredited School of Radiology and be a certified LST or ARRT registered tech in the corresponding state.  Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification. 

 

      EXPERIENCE:

Minimum of 2 years experience operating x-ray equipment and film operation.  Experience with digital a plus. Experience with orthopedic views and positioning ideal. 

 

      SPECIFIC SKILLS:       

Intermediate computer skills required. Must be knowledgeable in x-ray practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations and guidelines governing radiology.  Must have ability to appropriately handle confidential information.  Must have excellent professional verbal and written communication skills.  Knowledge of hazardous materials used in the clinic required.  Knowledge of effective body mechanics to prevent injury required.  Must have ability to work in new situations, grasp new ideas and adapt to new procedures.  Must have ability to evaluate available data and come to sound conclusions.