X-Ray Tech/Technician
Health 1st Wellness Centers - Indianapolis, IN

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SUMMARY
Perform radiological duties in compliance with x-ray department and legal requirements. Help patients feel comfortable during the entire process. This is a full time position with amazing hours: Mon-Thr work week with Fri, Sat, and Sun off (3 day weekends).

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
X-Ray Technician:

  • Prepare patients for radiological procedures and take X-rays following established procedures for patient care and safety.
  • Protect patients, yourself and staff from radiation exposure by practicing sound procedures which meet or exceed recommended industry standards.
  • Obtain quality diagnostic radiographs as requested by physicians.
  • Ensure that all equipment is in good working condition and in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Report immediately any equipment malfunctions to Supervisor.
  • Log completed radiological procedures. Complete paperwork accurately and on time.
  • Identify and file reports as required.
  • Request, retrieve and track films to and from other departments or centers.
  • Work closely with the physician to receive guidance and instruction for treating patients.

Knowledge of anatomy and physiology sufficient to perform x-ray testing.

  • Knowledge of radiology equipment.
  • Skill in properly positioning patients.
  • Skill in identifying equipment problems.
  • Knowledge of safety hazards common to radiology including equipment, body mechanics, and patient movement.

GENERAL

  • Attend required meetings as requested.
  • Complete appropriate documentation on all patients examined.
  • Maintain appropriate communication and good interpersonal skills with Supervisors, staff and patients to ensure coordinated efforts and provision of high quality service.
  • Utilize formal channels of communication to report concerns, personal requests and patient issues.
  • Respect patients' right to privacy and confidentiality.
  • Maintain an orderly and professional working atmosphere.
  • Report to work properly dressed according to the approved dress code.
  • Adhere to guidelines concerning working hours and break periods.
  • Manage time effectively to complete all patient treatments and related activities as assigned.
  • Maintain professional standards and procedures ensuring compliance with Corporate policies and with applicable regulations.
  • Take all necessary precautions to protect center assets and property against loss or waste through negligence or dishonesty.
  • Demonstrate support to other co-workers by offering help.
  • Assist in the solution of problems as directed by Supervisor.
  • Perform related work as required.
  • Assist therapy team when the opportunity arises with various patient therapy treatments.

EDUCATION
High School Diploma or equivalent; completion of course in limited-scope/basic/LMRT/NCT radiological course.

EXPERIENCE
None required; however, previous experience in an orthopedic radiology department desirable.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION
Limited/Basic/NCT/LMRT certification in Radiology


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