Radiologic Technologist - 8am-430pm M-F at The University of Texas Medical Branch

Posted in Other 16 days ago.

Location: Galveston, Texas





Job Description:

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Provides patient care and technical skills in the operation of diagnostic radiographic equipment for diagnostic and evaluation purposes.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:


  • Practices proper entries and records in Radiology Information System, PACS, and other systems

  • Prepares patient for radiographic procedures by using two patient identifiers, accurately assessing patient's needs and providing patient education.

  • Operates computer and radiographic equipment for image production and documentation of images.

  • Performs quality control measures for the purpose of ensuring optimal quality and correctly marked images.

  • Prepares patients films for interpretation by radiologist and practices accurate and timely completion of scheduled and unscheduled work to maximize productivity

  • Practices safety measures in radiography and Environment of Care.

  • Instructs students on clinical radiographic skills.

  • Applies the profession's code of ethics in all aspects of practice.

  • Performs exams in a level I trauma environment

  • Attend departmental in-services.

  • Records and monitors patient radiation dose.

  • Upload images to PACS.

  • Troubleshoots equipment failures and reports such failures to the appropriate department, and notifies his/her manager.

  • Maintains HIPPA compliance by protecting patient privacy.

  • Maintains constant Joint Commission and/or ACA Readiness.

  • Works in a high volume, stressful environment.

  • Adheres to internal controls and reporting structure.


Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

Associates degree or radiologic graduate from an accredited radiography program, ARRT (R) registered or registry eligible and Certified as a Medical Radiologic Technologist by the Texas Medical Board.

Work Schedule

Weekend nights Saturday - Monday

Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


Primary Location

:United States-Texas-Galveston

Work Locations

:0709 - John W McCullough Bldg301 University Blvd.John W McCullough Building, rm 207Galveston77555-0709

Job

:Allied Health

Organization

:Hospital & Clinics BusGrpPartial - 20 to 39.99 hours

Shift

:Weekend

Employee Status

:Regular

Job Level

:Non-Manager

Job Posting

:Apr 29, 2021, 5:46:16 PM