Job Description: Description: Takes x-ray exposures of patients as requested by referring physicians. Explains x-ray procedure to patients, assures safety of patients, reviews films to assure appropriate images, and prepares files and reports.
Greets patient, confirms image to be taken, and explains x-ray procedure to patient.
Reviews patient's medical history prior to performing x-ray procedure and confirms that patient has signed a contrast media consent form if needed.
Takes x-ray exposures of patient following protocol for position of body, intensity of radiation, and time of exposure.
Processes film and inspects images to determine that images meet the requirements of radiologist.
Maintains equipment and examination room, stores film, and keeps inventory of related supplies.
Prepares patient information files showing patient's name, date of x-ray, referring physician, and number of exposures.
Prepares and submits reports showing the number and type of x-rays.
Performs other related duties as directed.
Basic Qualifications: Experience
High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
Completion of formal training in radiologic technology. License, Certification, Registration
Licensed in appropriate jurisdiction required.
RT certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology required.
BLS Certification from American Heart Association required.
In order to work effectively with patients, must have effective interpersonal and communication skills and be able to stand, walk, bend, lift at least 50 pounds, hear, speak, and see.
Proficiency in the use of applicable computer software.
Minimum one (1) year of experience as a radiologic technologist preferred.
Primary Location: Maryland,Gaithersburg,Gaithersburg Medical Office 655 Watkins Mill Rd. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: 11:00 AM Working Hours End: 7:30 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: OPEIU - Local 2 Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Imaging / Radiology Department: Radiology, Gaithersburg, Maryland Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.