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X-Ray Technologist

X-Ray Technologist

ID 
2018-2736
Updated Date 
5/8/2018
Address 
2540 N. Galloway Ave
Job Locations 
US-TX-Mesquite
Type 
Full-Time
Hours 
930-6

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.

 

Benefit eligible employees have access to medical, dental, visions, 401 (k) and other voluntary insurance.  Eligibility is based on hours worked.

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.