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Texas Health Resources Radiographer PRN in Azle, Texas

Radiographer PRN - Texas Health Azle

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for a qualified R adiographer like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights

  • Work location: Texas Health Azle

  • Work hours: PRN (as needed) Rotating shfits and schedules with some weekends and overnights needed

  • Salary range: $23.75- $35.96 per hour (based on relevant experience)

At Texas Health Azle, we take seriously our mission to improve the health of those in our community. We are a 36-bed, community-based hospital serving Northwest Fort worth and the Azle community since the 1950s. We provide exceptional care to the suburban areas of Azle, Lake Worth, Springtown and the surrounding areas.

If you’re looking for endoscopy services, general and orthopedic surgical services, emergency medicine, and adult intensive care services - we’ve got it. Plus, we’re accredited through The Joint Commission (TJC) for Chest Pain, a level III Support Stroke facility and a level IV Trauma Center. We offer outpatient surgery, rehabilitative physical and hand therapy, and advanced imaging like mammography and CT scanning.

We are a top-notch choice in North Texas for emergency services, radiology services, rehabilitation and much more.

As part of the Texas Health family employing over 24,000 employees, we and are among the areas top five largest employers. Come be a part of our exceptional team as we continue to provide outstanding care and deliver award winning results. You belong here.

Qualifications

Education

Other Graduate of an accredited school of radiologic technology Required

Or

Associate's Degree Preferred

Experience

1 Year radiologic technologist experience Preferred

Licenses and Certifications

CMRT - Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist Either by the TDH or TMB Upon Hire Requried

And

ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists with in 6 Months of hire Required

And

BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care and maintained quarterly Required

Position Responsibilities

Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing

  1. Explains procedures to patient or guardian / family member if applicable prior to exam

  2. Positions patient to correct anatomical area of interest

  3. Performs complex procedures including age related criteria and developmental considerations

  4. Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age related factors

  5. Assists radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique

  6. Maintains attention to details

  7. Processes and manipulates images, analyzes image quality, troubleshoots, makes technique adjustments or repeat procedures as needed

  8. Utilizes proper downtime procedures for PACS and HIS / RIS

  9. Correctly sends and transfers images to PACS

  10. Prints laser images from modality or PACS

  11. Coordinates with Centralized Scheduling and other modalities

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

  12. Communicates respectfully with co-workers and other departments

Equipment Operation and Maintenance

  1. Adjusts technical factors

  2. Operates, cares for and maintains equipment

  3. Applies knowledge of physics and accessories

  4. Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction

  5. Maintains equipment and room to sanitary standards between patients (injectors, table tops, floors)

  6. Stocks supplies daily

  7. Exchanges and maintenance of film badges within designated time frames

  8. Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards

  9. Productive during periods of decreased work flow

Professional Accountability and Partnership

  1. Maintains and enhances technical skills and technology advancement

  2. Attends departmental continuing education, meetings, and checks email in a timely manner

  3. Identifies, troubleshoots and initiates quality improvement

  4. Manages time and re-prioritizes as necessary

  5. Performs any assignment deemed necessary by supervisor

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Why Texas Health

At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture makes THR a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)

  • Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)

  • “America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes

  • A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

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