Texas Health Resources Radiographer PRN in Arlington, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Shift/Hours:

PRN position, flexible as needed)

Graduate from accredited Imaging Technologist program

Required minimum experience: None

Required license/certification:

  1. Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, ARRT(R).

  2. Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services or Texas Medical Board as

Medical Radiologic Technologists (MRT)

  1. BCLS certification required.

Required skills (if applicable): Demonstrated competency in modality within orientation period, venipuncture.

Duties: Demonstrated competency in modality within orientation period, venipuncture. Patient care, Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing, Equipment Operation and Maintenance, Professional, and Accountability and Partnership.

Job Duties:

Patient Care

  1. Uses multidisciplinary, team oriented actions

  2. Assesses and recognizes the patient’s emotional, physical, developmental, cognitive and psychosocial conditions

  3. Prepares room for examination (i.e. suction, oxygen, supplies)

  4. Checks physician orders and exam requisitions using time-out procedures

  5. Greets and acknowledges patient, using two forms of ID

  6. Obtains patient history

  7. Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitor patient during imaging

  8. Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment

  9. Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient

  10. Administers contrast media and other medications in accordance with medication administration guidelines

  11. Processes patient information, displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed possibility, core duty and/or individual performance goal.

Entity Information:

Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, a 369-bed acute-care, full-service medical center has been serving Arlington and the surrounding communities since 1958. Hospital services include comprehensive cardiac care, women’s services, neurosciences, cancer services, orthopedics, emergency services and an advanced imaging center. Texas Health Arlington Memorial has over 1,600 employees, 250 volunteers and 630 physicians on its medical staff. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence. For more information, visit TexasHealth.org/Arlington.

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.