United Surgical Partners International Inc (USPI)

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OR Radiology Technologist , PRN

at United Surgical Partners International Inc (USPI)

Posted: 8/4/2019
Job Reference #: 12433
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Job Description

Tracking Code
12433-147
Job Description

Under the supervision of the Director of Clinical Diagnostic Services the Radiology Technologist – will provide support to department with a focus on surgery. He/She will perform quality diagnostic procedures accurately and in a timely manner in surgery or in regular diagnostic radiological exams for Baylor Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth and Baylor Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth Outpatient Center.


Job Duties

  • Perform the described duties in the primary work area and demonstrate competency in the following: IV and contrast administration, orthopedic radiology, pediatric radiology, operating room Radiology, trauma Radiology, GI Radiology, outpatient and inpatient diagnostic Radiology, myelography and arthrography.
  • Perform a variety of technical tasks involved in operating x ray equipment to make radiographs of designated portions of the body as specified by physician; adjust equipment for proper exposure, voltage and current in accordance with prescribed radiation safety procedures.
  • Determine, prepare and set up medical supplies, instruments and equipment; explain x ray procedures to patients; position patients for each anatomical view specified using immobilization and protective devices as required; report any changes in patient condition to attending medical staff.
  • Monitor accessory equipment and assist attending physician with fluoroscopic examinations and special radiographic studies.
  • Record amount and type of film exposed; label film with identifying information; sort as required.
  • Consult with lead x-ray tech and radiologist to ensure compliance with established standards of quality.
  • Process film in accordance with standardized procedures and maintain assigned work area in clean and orderly condition
Required Skills

Required skills:

  • Knowledgeable of local, state, federal and Joint Commission Regulations.
  • Must possess independent decision making skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects.
  • Excellent communication skills with the staff, physicians, patients and families.
  • Must be able to communicate verbally and non-verbally in a professional way.
Required Experience

Required Experience and Education:

Education

  • High School diploma, or equivalent
  • Graduate of an AMA-approved school of Radiologic Technology

Licensure/Certification

  • Registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
  • Medical Radiologic Technologist license by the Texas Medical Board
  • Current BLS certification
Job Location
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Company Location
Baylor Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth (10803)
Company Location Description
U.S. Hospital
Position Type
PRN