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The primary role for the X-ray Technologist will be to maintain and use equipment and supplies necessary to demonstrate portions of the human body with high-quality radiographic images for diagnostic purposes. This role will be based in our Frisco clinic with the expectation of working approximately 15-20 hours a week. Following county health and CDC guidelines, masks are required to be worn while in the office. The right person for this role will be team oriented, service-minded and empathetic in their approach to our patients and their families.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Position patient on examining table and set up as well as adjust equipment to obtain optimum view of specific body area as requested by physician in addition to using patient-shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to patient and staff. Monitor patient safety and comfort.
View images of area being diagnosed to ensure quality of images, rejecting and repeating work that does not meet established standards.
Manage outside studies and operate digital picture archiving communications systems.
Comply with all company policies and meet expectations as outline in the Panorama Orthopedics Policies and Procedures Manual.
Maintain confidentiality of Personal Identifiable Information (PII) in accordance with company Policies and State and Federal laws, including OHSA and HIPAA regulations.
Perform job in accordance with all company safety practices.
Other duties as assigned.
The position is very physical and requires standing for long periods of time, stooping, bending, stretching, and supporting/assist lifting of patients weighing up to 300 lbs. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. It is necessary to view a computer monitor for medium periods of time. Duties require manual dexterity, eye-hand coordination, corrected vision, and hearing to normal range.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Willingness to become proficient in specialized orthopedic positioning as requested by physicians.
Knowledge of examination, diagnostic and treatment room procedures, and of common medical safety hazards and precautions for X-Ray room.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and communicate with different audiences in a simple, clear and concise manner.
Ability to work under pressure and with strict deadlines, and to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
Ability to identify when confidentiality, discretion and judgment are needed, and exhibit these traits appropriately.
Ability to use information technology including email, web navigation, clinic information systems, e.g. scheduling software, and transcription software.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATES
Current American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) license as an RT required along with Basic Life Support Certification (CPR/BLS).
Previous experience in orthopedic radiology preferred.
Panorama Summit Orthopedics is part of Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center, a trusted provider of orthopedic care in metro Denver for more than 70 years. Though we have grown in size over time, our values have remained the same. Our independent group of more than 40 orthopedic surgeons is one of the largest orthopedic groups in the United States.