X-Ray Technician

Occucare International - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)3.4


X-Ray Technician Responsibilities :

  • 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.
  • Develop and process radiological film.
  • Obtain quality diagnostic radiographs as requested by physicians. Maintain a repeat rate of two percent or less.
  • 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.
  • Maintain examination rooms. Stock necessary office and radiological supplies.
  • Request, retrieve and track films to and from other departments or centers.

Medical Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Taking vital signs
  • Monitoring patients for providers
  • Administration of medications and treatment as ordered by the provider
  • Coordination of lab testing and results
  • Pre-employment and DOT physical support which may include, but is not limited to, vision and hearing screenings, immunization/vaccination reviews and administration, and color blind testing, routine screenings such as mantoux testing, respiratory fit testing and more.
  • Perform phlebotomy for laboratory tests
  • Performing lab tests and entering results into EMR
  • Drug screen collections,
  • Answering phones and scheduling appointments.

Additional Skills Required:

  • Effective oral and written communication skills with patients and families; Ability to understand oral and written instructions
  • Ability to read, write and speak English in an understandable manner
  • Positive, caring and kind attitude toward patients, families, and co-workers
  • Requires a high level of analytic ability to identify and evaluate problems and recommend solutions
  • Requires a high level of accuracy; is capable of precise detail work in an organized manner
  • Possess the ability to assess, document and implement actions required to meet customer needs and exceed their expectations
  • Able to relate to and work with patients and families of all ages and backgrounds
  • Able to cope with varying and unpredictable situations tactfully with co-workers, patients, family members, visitors and the general public while maintaining a positive, empathetic attitude at all times
  • Able to react calmly and effectively in an emergency situation
  • Able to deal with fast paced, high stress and high demand work environment
  • May work varying shifts and with varying providers

Additional Skills:

Must have at least 1 year of experience as a RT/ NCT / LMRT

Current license in good standing- Required

Willing to be on call one week a month- Required

Willing to travel and stay overnight on certain onsite projects 10% of the time-Required

Computer competency – Required

Clinical documentation experience – Required

Bilingual - REQUIRED

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • X-Ray Tech: 1 year