CT/X-Ray Technologist

Houston MRI & Diagnostic Imaging - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)


  • Perform radiography and CT procedures and take additional images/views as directed ensuring quality images and the appropriate care, safety and comfort of the patient.
  • Verify electronic orders and ensure correct procedures are being performed.
  • Welcome and escort patient to the dressing room, explain procedures and answer patient questions.
  • Screen for pregnant patients, ensure proper x-ray patient positioning and use lowest amounts of radiation (ALARA) while maintaining image integrity.
  • Assign exams and finalize procedures to the correct radiologist in the corresponding system; i.e.: RIS, PACS
  • Maintain accurate patient history and other medical records including, but not limited to QC logs, service records and technologist sheets.
  • Ensure proper handling of STAT exams.
  • Practice infectious control procedures and ensure overall safety practices at all times including lead shielding and proper wearing of radiation monitoring badge.
  • Oversee maintenance and provide troubleshooting of radiography equipment and ensure use of equipment consistent with manufacturer’s instructions and cleaning of cassettes.
  • Track, order and maintain related medical supplies.
  • Stock and maintain linens properly.
  • Keep up with and ensure own work schedule.

Perform other duties as assigned including administrative backup and support.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary

Salary: $23.00 to $30.00 /hour

Experience:

  • X-Ray/CT Tech: 1 year

License:

  • ARRT, TMB