Radiologic Technologist (CT, MRI, General, Ultrasound, IR Tech)
Baylor Scott & White
August 22, 2018
The Radiologic Technologist I performs Diagnostic and Fluoroscopic Imaging procedures on ambulatory, hospitalized, and critical care patients in a Physician Office, Clinic, AND Hospital Settings as requested by a physician or other licensed provider and under general supervision of a Radiologist. The Radiologic Technologist I must be able to effectively explain the procedure to the patient and be sure they are comfortable and at ease during the exam and provide care to the patients while obtaining diagnostic quality images for interpretation by a Radiologist. The Radiologic Technologist I identifies patient service requirements by utilizing AIDET when communicating with patients to assure they perform the correct exam on the correct patient, establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in a position to understand the service requirements. The Radiologic Technologist I assures operation of Radiology equipment by performing quality checks following manufacturer's recommendations and trouble-shooting equipment as required, calling in repairs when necessary. The Radiologic Technologist I maintains radiology supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies. The Radiologic Technologist I complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements enforces adherence to requirements; advises management on needed actions. The Radiologic Technologist I maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending staff meetings, educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. The Radiologic Technologist I gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties; providing explanations of treatment; answering questions. The Radiologic Technologist I prepares patient for radiological procedure by positioning patient; adjusting immobilization devices; moving equipment into specified position; adjusting equipment controls to set exposure factors. The Radiologic Technologist I minimizes radiation to patient and staff by practicing radiation protection techniques, using beam restrictive devices, patient shielding, and knowledge of exposure factors.
The ideal candidate for The Radiologic Technologist I must be able to provide services in a timely, accurate, and cost-efficient manner in compliance with established System and regulatory standards, policies and procedures.
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Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
Graduate of an accredited program in Radiologic Technology required
Licensed by the State of Texas Medical Board as a Medical Radiologic Technologist (MRT) required
Certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists - ARRT ( R ) required
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required
Internal Number: 18009534
About Baylor Scott & White
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!