X-RAY TECH. - RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST - ARRT Required - PRN
Location:
Norfolk , Virginia
Posted:
October 25, 2016
Reference:
445742
RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST - X-RAY TECH.
Registered X-ray Technologist Wanted
Must be registered with the ARRT
Premium Wages ~ PRN
Visiting Physicians Association, a national leader in delivering home based primary care, works with home health and hospice agencies to ensure patients receive continuity of care in the home environment. VPA in-home physicians collaborate with agencies to establish in-home treatment plans and certify the need for services. VPA partners with over 1,000 home health agencies, collaborates with independent and assisted living communities, and works with skilled nursing facilities and hospitals nationally to coordinate services and patient transitions to home care.
The Radiologic Technologist (X-Ray Tech) arranges patients for radiological examinations. Produces radiographs to aid in the diagnosis of medical problems.
DUTIES
  • Prepares and positions patient for diagnostic imaging procedures.
  • Completes all required paper work including billing information and pertinent clinical history for each patient.
  • Practices radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation to patient and staff.
  • Performs daily inspection of assigned vehicles, x-ray machine and other medical equipment.
  • Remains in contact with dispatch when work is completed for further assignments.
  • Processes images and reviews for proper identification and quality control.
  • Prepares images for reading by radiologist.
  • Maintains and cleans cassette screens, x-ray machine, lap top, processer and van.
  • Maintains proper sanitation of cassettes after each patient contact.
  • Practices "universal precaution".
  • Performs EKG's (Michigan Only)
  • Other duties as assigned by management
QUALIFICATIONS
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Registered technologist, must be ARRT Registered
  • Valid driver's license

A little about us:
Our mission is to provide high quality, compassionate and cost-effective care to our patients through clinical leadership, outcomes management and maintaining an ethical workplace.

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