West Houston Medical Center - Houston, TX
An HCA Affiliated Hospital
West Houston Medical Center has been offering exceptional care to the West
Houston community for 30 years. With more than 1,200 members on our care team
and 400 of the region's most talented doctors, we are able to provide nationally
recognized quality care.
Our hospital in Houston provides a wide range of services, several of which are
nationally accredited or affiliated:
Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
Ear, Nose and Throat
Sleep Disorder Center
West Houston Medical Center is currently looking for Radiologic Technologist -
Cardiac Catheterization (ARRT)
Operates x-ray equipment to make radiographs of designated portions of the body.
Under the supervision of a Radiologist, performs x-ray therapy on patients.
Explains procedures to patients and addresses their concerns.
Positions patients utilizing immobilization devices.
May administer barium salts or other chemical mixtures.
Operates stationary equipment and/or portable equipment used in the Emergency
Department, Operating Room and at patient bedside.
Takes pictures and develops film.
Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized
Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Practices radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation to patient and staff.
Provides a safe environment for administering contrast material.
Assists with transporting patients.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Graduate of an accredited program for Radiographers.
Current state licensure or permit to practice medical imagining
Current Certification in Basic Life Support
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom