X-Ray Technologist

  • U.S. Medical Management
  • Ann Arbor, MI, USA
  • Aug 25, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

X-Ray Technologist

U.S. Medical Management (USMM) is an affiliate of a leading Fortune 100 company. A national organization built on a continuum of care with premier healthcare providers, clinicians and patient focused individuals working together. Our Mission – “Through Compassionate Patient-Centered Care in the Home; We will Provide Exceptional Outcomes across our Continuum of Services” – Visiting Physicians Association, Pinnacle Senior Care, Grace Hospice, Comfort Hospice, Home DME & our In Home Health Assessments (IHA).

Our Values of Integrity, Respect, Teamwork & Excellence are leading us to a better tomorrow for patient care. Our Purposes Centered on “We are Unified in our Work through our Continuum of Services” “We can Find Comfort that We are Making a Difference for our Patients” & “We make a Broader Positive Impact on Society”, allows USMM to be poised for a phenomenal future.

We are seeking candidates who desire the experience of delivering quality & compassionate healthcare within proven care models with patients at the forefront of everything we do.

 

Position Description

The X-Ray Technologist arranges patients for radiological examinations to provide personal care and diagnostic services in the home. Produces quality radiographs to aid in the diagnosis of medical problems. Conducts radiographs in multiple views based on department requirements.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Practices radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation to patient and staff
  • Prepares and positions patient for diagnostic imaging procedures
  • 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
  • Prepare images for reading by radiologist
  • Completes all department required documentation to include but not limited to daily log sheets and monthly cleaning logs to ensure company and government standards are met
  • Processes images and reviews for proper identification and pertinent clinical history to ensure quality control
  • Maintains and cleans all equipment. Maintains proper sanitation of equipment after each patient contact
  • Practices “universal precautions”
  • Ability to travel
  • Other duties as assigned by management

REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Associate's degree in Applied Science with a focus of Radiologic Technology from an accredited university
  • Current licensure as a Radiologic Technologist per state guidelines
  • Current American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) registration and maintaining required Continuing Medical Education (CME)
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Excellent problem solving, communication and computer skills
  • Flexible, detail-oriented team-player who works well under pressure
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize work assignments to meet department deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organization and problem solving skills

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Applied Science with a focus of Radiologic Technology from an accredited university