X-Ray Technologist (Medical Radiation Technologist)

Operations / Opérations WINNIPEG, MB #2020-5700 (reqID)


Description

Position at Dynacare

Dynacare is currently looking for a Medical Radiation Technologist to join our team in Manitoba. This is a term position for a period up to 6 month

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Ensures requisitions are correctly completed, verifies patient information with patient’s health insurance card
  • Ensures x-rays are ordered by a qualified professional.
  • Observes all general safety precautions and ensures the safety of patients, staff and visitors while the X-ray equipment is in operation.
  • Communicates at an appropriate level of understanding for the patient.
  • Performs X-ray examinations within his/her scope of practice; processes X-ray images
  • Monitors the effectiveness of all imaging procedures; produces images of good diagnostic quality, updates techniques/procedures where necessary.
  • Notifies the PACS Administrator of any corrections needed in files/images sent to the PACS.
  • Ensuring the confidentiality and security of medical information.
  • Recognizes problems, initiates corrective action, and implements improvements in departmental operation to enhance patient care.
  • Notifies the supervisor of any concerns or incidents
  • Performs and maintains accurate records, for the day-to-day quality control, equipment maintenance, and audit data.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

SKILLED KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge

  • Graduate of a qualified Medical Radiologic Technology Program..
  • Current member in good standing of MAMRT and CAMRT. 

Technical Skills

  • Knowledge of Quality Control documentation and procedures.

Social Processing Skills

  • Ability to multitask and work in a team environment
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills are essential.
  • Ability to function in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in word processing preferred.
  • Ability to instruct new employees in procedures specific to X-ray.
  • Ability to work independently and in a group environment