Radiology Technologist

Professional/Technical Escondido, California


Requisition ID
34107
Department
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Location
Escondido, California
Union
Not Applicable
Job Type
Per Diem
Shift
Day
Hours Per Shift
8
Hours Per Pay Period
00

Description

POSITION NARRATIVE:  This key position is responsible for performing routine procedures and specialized examinations.  The Radiology Technologist responsibilities include screening patient for appropriate medical history, providing quality patient care, performing quality assurance testing, and completing necessary fee tickets and consent forms. Other duties as assigned.

 

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES:

 

  • Independently performs all routine procedures, including localizations as needed.
  • Uses correct anatomical positioning, including proper shielding and collimation to ensure quality radiographs.
  • Selects correct technical factors to produce optimal radiographs with lowest amount of radiation.
  • Performs specialized exams that require sterile techniques.
  • Screens patient for appropriate medical history.
  • Performs quality assurance testing and documentation as needed.
  • Explains procedure to patient in lay terms, gives post exam instructions, and instructs patients on protocols for receiving results of their tests.
  • Completes necessary fee tickets with CPT and diagnosis codes.
  • Completes necessary consent forms, fills out all other forms and requisitions accurately, and files reports.
  • Keeps exam room stocked appropriately with necessary supplies
  • Ability to manage timelines and critical deadlines
  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently, take initiative and use good judgment

 

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Associate Degree in Radiology required (Bachelor’s degree preferred)
  • Must possess valid ARRT certification, CRT and CRTF credentialing, and CPR certification required
  • Valid and current Radiologic Technologist license
  • 2+ years’ experience in a clinical care setting
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We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against applicants or employees based on race, color, gender, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.