Radiologic Technologist in Austin TX

Full Time
  • Post Date: February 8, 2017
  • Experience 2 Years
Job Description

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST needed for full-time position in a facility near Austin, Texas. 7:30am-4pm schedule

Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform a variety of tasks involved in operating x-ray equipment to make radiographs of designated body portions.

Adjust equipment for proper radiographic exposure techniques in accordance with radiation safety guidelines.

Explain x-ray procedures to patients.

Position patients for each anatomical view using immobilization and protective equipment as necessary.

Monitor accessory equipment and assist the physician with fluoroscopic procedures and special radiographic procedures.

Accurately process images for optimal quality. Match with appropriate paperwork for interpretation.

Charge radiographic procedures in QuadRIS; able to modify orders.

Demonstrate acceptable film quality standards by critiquing positioning, technical factors, and collimation.

Understands and uses PACS systems.

Education: Completion of a 24-month AMA approved School of Radiology Technology

Experience: Minimum of ONE year experience as a diagnostic radiologic technologist. Trauma, OR, ER experience required. Fluoroscopy experience required.

Degrees, Licensure, Certification: ARRT certification; BLS certification; TX state X-ray license

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Ability to function without direct supervision.