Website Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas
Federally Qualified Health Center
This position is a part of the Clinical team. Arranges patients for radiological examinations. Produces radiographs (x-rays) to aid in the diagnosis of medical problems. Prevents patient from being exposed to unnecessary radiation. This position will also train other staff in proper use of equipment and taking images.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Current Kansas RT license and/or ARRT.
Prior work experience as a Radiology Technologist preferred.
Valid driver’s license, as travel may be necessary.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Communicates with patient explaining the diagnostic process.
Uses radiology equipment to produce images of the body for diagnostic purposes, as directed by the physician.
Reviews and evaluates images to determine if images are satisfactory for diagnostic purposes prior to sending to PACS.
Demonstrates comprehensive understanding of the technical skills required in radiologic procedures ensuring radiation safety.
Possess the ability to manipulate x-ray equipment.
Ability to lift, move or transport patients as their condition dictates.
Performs related duties of a Medical Assistant to include but not limited to: vital signs of blood pressure, pulse rate, temperature, respirations, height and weight.
Performs routine venipuncture and other specimen collation for the purposes of in-house and send-out testing.
Ensures that all required documentation is part of the patient’s medical record and for billing purposes.
Attend and successfully complete all required training programs; participate in ongoing conference calls, webinars and other professional development opportunities. Main KS RT licensure and/or ARRT and required CEU’s each calendar year.
Perform other duties as assigned.
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