Imaging Technician

Imaging Technician Job Description

FRONTLINE ER is growing and always on the lookout for quality, experienced personnel. FRONTLINE ER employees are a very happy family and are well compensated with benefits. We may need people in our other locations as well.

Basic Qualifications:

Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED,
  • Completed program requirements of AMA-approved school of Radiological Technology
  • Certified as a medical radiologic technologist in the State of Texas
  • CT Certification
  • BLS certification

Preferred:

  • Associate’s Degree in Radiology
  • Registration with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in radiography or computed tomography
  • 2 or more years of radiology or imaging
  • 1 or more years of CT experience in Emergency Department
  • Proficient in X-ray, CT, or GE’s software and PACS
  • Position requires fluent English with Spanish preferred but not required

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accurately perform diagnostic X-ray and CT exams ordered by staff physician or medical director.
  • Work independently while providing effective patient care.
  • Prepare and perform patient X-Ray and CT Scans following established protocols and patient care procedures
  • Chart and log completed X-Rays, CT Scans, and ultrasound as required or necessary as well as complete associated paperwork.
  • Must be able to learn or implement IVs, labs, clinical tests, EKGs, and other procedures as requested by physician
  • Maintain the Emergency Department and Imaging room in efficient and sanitary method as required by law. Immediately report any equipment failure or malfunction to Medical Director, physician, or nurse manager
  • Use patient feedback, research, and reviews to enhance patient care and improve Emergency Department procedures and guidelines.
  • Use Biohazard containers correctly and empty sharps containers in a safe and timely manner
  • Train new employees of the imaging department as needed