X-Ray Technologist

Employer
The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, OrthoMaryland
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
X-RAY TECHNOLOGIST SUMMARY The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, OrthoMaryland Care Center is seeking a team-oriented, service-driven X-ray Technologist for our busy orthopaedic practice. The X-ray Technologist will provide direct patient care as they conduct radiography procedures in support of our physicians and PAs as they evaluate and treat patients. This team member will contribute to the achievement of excellence in health care to fulfill the mission of the unit. This is a full-time position that rotates among our three Baltimore area locations. The duties listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. DUTIES: Exhibit strong customer service skills in daily interaction with the public, patients, staff and physicians in the performance of job duties Perform satisfactory x-rays using Computed Radiography and/or Digital Radiography equipment Follow all Federal and State guidelines in accordance with radiation and radiation units Utilize computer software programs, as needed, to communicate and understand patient needs (ie scheduling, EMR, etc) Provide copy of x-ray images on either paper, electronic, CD, or other mode as needed Gather patient data and medical history and assist in the intake/rooming of patients Participate in planning and evaluation of patient care by communicating all information pertinent to the patient's status Maintain supplies and equipment and assists to ensure orderliness of the examination and treatment rooms Provide for patient's comfort, safety and privacy Report all necessary information and/or unusual occurrences in accordance with established policies and procedures Assist patients in preparation for medical exams and/or procedures. Keep patients comfortable during waiting time Assist in patient flow in and around clinical area Provide patient care during clinic visits according to policies and procedures Adheres to OrthoMaryland's policies and procedures All other duties as assigned X-RAY TECHNOLOGIST EDUCATION/LICENSURE Completion of an accredited program in x-ray technology or its equivalent Licensed as a Radiographer in the State of Maryland Certified by the ARRT SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of healthcare experience required Orthopedic experience preferred Ability to take necessary x-rays, position patients and notify physicians when questionable results are found Experience with computer applications necessary for collection of patient data and translation of x-rays Knowledgeable of and able to initiate emergency procedures ABOUT ORTHOMARYLAND: OrthoMaryland welcomes new team members into our medical family. We believe that each employee contributes directly to our growth and success. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package based on position, qualifications and experience. OrthoMaryland is one of the oldest and most respected orthopaedic practices in the Baltimore metropolitan region. We provide excellent orthopaedic care for orthopaedic conditions, concerns and injuries of every kind. OrthoMaryland sets itself apart from other practices by offering compassionate, patient-focused care. We are recognized for physician excellence and outstanding achievements in orthopaedics - unsurpassed throughout Maryland. Visit www.orthomaryland.net to learn more. ABOUT THE CENTERS FOR ADVANCED ORTHOPAEDICS: The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics is the leading orthopaedic practice in the Maryland-DC-Virginia region. We are more than 150 physicians united by a commitment to the highest standards in patient care. OUR GOAL: To help our patients feel better as quickly as possible, using the best and most up to date therapies and practices.