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X-Ray Technologist

X-Ray Technologist

Job Locations 
US-TX-Denton
Posted Date 
10/11/2017
Type 
PRN (Per Diem)
Hours 
Monday & Thursday 8:30am - 6pm
Min Compensation 
Max Compensation 

More information about this job

Overview

X-Ray Technologist / X-Ray Tech/ X-Ray

 

Akumin  is changing the perception of diagnostic testing. Committed to providing excellence in diagnostic imaging, Akumin is on a mission to be the preferred provider.  Our facility is currently looking for an experienced X-Ray Technologist to join our team.

 

Akumin provides competitive salaries with bonus program.

Responsibilities

X-Ray Technologist / X-Ray Tech/ X-Ray

 

The X-Ray Technologist will:

  • Prepare patients for the procedure and position them for the best possible outcome.
  • Properly screen patients for contra indications for radiographic procedures
  • Explain the procedure to patients.  
  • Process x-ray films
  • Utilize principles of ALARA and proper radiation safety techniques.
  • Demonstrate competency of the 10-day rule (pregnancy clearance)
  • Keeps records of x-ray film, unit activities, and related records.  Assists in the care and maintenance of x-ray equipment.

Qualifications

X-Ray Technologist / X-Ray Tech/ X-Ray

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Must be ARRT (R) and have valid state licenses as Medical Radiographic Technologist, limited Radiographic Technologist
  • CPR certification is required. 

 

Education

  • Completion of an accredited ARRT or LMRT program.

 

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Familiarity with current software packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.