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Texas Health Resources Radiographer THPG in Dallas, Texas

Texas Health Physicians Group seeks to hire a Radiographer to work Full Time at Orthopedic Specialty Associates.

The address is 800 5th Ave Suite 500 Fort Worth TX 76104

Salary range is Min. $23.19/hr to Max. $35.49/hr – based on relevant experience

Hours/Schedule

Full Time (40/hr/wk) working Monday-Friday 8:00A-5:00P (sometimes later depending on providers)

Produces and performs all diagnostic radiographs procedures, to be interpreted by the physician or radiologist.

Take x-rays of various portions of the body in order to diagnosis disease or injury. Positions patients and adjusts equipment for taking diagnostic images following established procedures.

Examines radiology film and/or digital exams for properties such as density and contracts, definition, magnification and distortion.

Maintains radiographic log, in accordance with the policy, taking responsibility for documentation of exam, patient's name, and/or retake reason. Maintain separate report on all diagnostic x-rays. Maintains accurate department records to satisfy both the state and federal regulations.

Follows principles of safety, radiation protection, and the general comfort and care of the patient.

Records test results and monitors patient data.

Files and maintains shipping and receiving log of radiographs and other diagnostic tests requested.

Maintains current MSDS forms for radiology department.

Calibrates and maintains x-ray equipment.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education

Other Completion of an ARRT-approved Limited Radiologic Technology education program Required

And

Associate's Degree Radiologic Technology Preferred

Experience

2 Years Clinical radiologic technology experience. Required

Licenses and Certifications

ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Upon Hire Required

And

BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire Required

Or

ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire Required

Skills

Demonstrates knowledge of radiology equipment, anatomy and physiology.

Thorough knowledge of the meaning and use of medical terminology and abbreviations.

Demonstrates knowledge of safety hazards common to radiology including medical equipment, body mechanics and patient movement.

Demonstrates skills in properly positioning patients to provide quality imaging.

Demonstrates excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within field.

Possesses a strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism.

At Texas Health Resources, our mission is “to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve”.

We are one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States with a team of more than 23,000 employees of wholly owned/operated facilities plus 2,200 employees of consolidated joint ventures in the greater Dallas Fort Worth area. Our career growth and professional development opportunities are top-notch and our benefits are equally outstanding.

Check out just a few of our recent accomplishments:

• 2017 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (3rd year in a row)

• Largest Blue Zones® Project Approved™ Worksite in the world (2016)

• Named #1 in the “20 Best Workplaces in Health Care” by Great Place to Work® for 2015, 2016 and 2017

• 2015 and 2016 Platinum-level recognition from the American Heart Association (AHA) for being a “Fit-Friendly Worksite”

• 2016 and 2017 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare"

Join our award-winning Texas Health family and become a part of a team that is improving the health of our communities daily. You belong here.

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.

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