Patient First is accepting applications for Radiologic Technologists in the Annapolis, MD area. Patient First provides a friendly work environment that promotes a team oriented philosophy.
The responsibilities of this job include, but are not limited to the following:
Obtaining quality x-rays using correct position and radiation exposure;
Implementing safety procedures for patients, self, and staff to avoid unnecessary exposure to radiation;
Creating and documenting x-ray CD copies correctly according to Patient First guidelines. Labeling images and sleeves correctly when making these copies;
Understanding the x-ray and processing equipment so that it will be used correctly;
Using and understanding the bell system;
Filing and maintaining all x-ray paperwork;
Ensuring the safety of patients when using wheelchairs, stools, and other equipment;
Understanding and using the following: Daily Log, X-Ray Listing, Copy Listing, and X-Ray Status Screen;
Understanding and using the automated medical records system;
Cleaning work area, biological cleanup in accordance with OSHA guidelines and other maintenance assignments as directed;
Receiving, moving, and restocking ordered supplies;
Adhering to established Patient First policies and procedures;
Addressing physician and nurse requests with respect and in a timely manner;
Completing the tasks listed on the checklists for the x-ray area and treatment area;
Attending training classes and staff meetings as scheduled;
Being available as needed, breaks and mealtimes may be interrupted at any time for patient care and to maintain center operations;
Responsible for the operating, using and maintaining medical and office equipment as trained.
Minimum education and professional requirements include, but are not limited to, the following:
Employee must be at least 18 years of age;
High school graduate or equivalent;
Keyboarding experience required;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
One year of clerical experience preferred;
One year of clinical experience preferred;
Registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT);
Licensed to practice as a Radiographer by the Maryland Board of Physicians.
Patient First is an equal opportunity employer offering an excellent benefits package and competitive salary.