Company: Scout Healthcare Staffing
Location: Fort Worth
Posted on: November 18, 2023
We are looking to employ a dedicated and skilled X-ray
technician & CT tech to take quality x-rays & scans of patients'
bones, soft tissues, or organs as instructed by patients'
physicians. The X-ray technician's responsibilities include
monitoring radiology supplies, attending mandatory staff meetings
and training sessions, and ensuring that the x-ray machines are set
at the correct radiation levels. You should also ensure that all
x-ray rooms are clean and tidy at all times. To be successful as an
X-ray technician, you should be compassionate toward patients and
able to lift or move patients with mobility issues. Ultimately, an
exceptional X-ray technician should be able to work in a fast-paced
environment as well as demonstrate excellent communication,
analytical, and problem-solving skills. X-Ray Technician
Responsibilities: Verifying patients' identity and reviewing
physicians' orders before beginning x-ray procedures. Using x-ray
equipment to take radiographic images of patients' bones, tissues,
and organs as per physicians' written orders. Explaining x-ray
procedures to patients and answering their questions. Positioning
patients accordingly, which may include lifting and moving patients
with limited mobility. Limiting patients' exposure to radiation by
placing lead shields on patients where needed. Ensuring that the
x-rays taken are of sound quality to prevent repeat procedures.
Working closely with the resident Radiologist to determine whether
further tests are required. Ensuring that the x-ray equipment is
regularly serviced and in good working order. Promptly notifying
management of damaged or malfunctioning x-ray equipment.
Maintaining an accurate record of completed x-ray procedures. X-Ray
Technician Requirements: Certification through the American
Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Appropriate state
licensure. Proven experience working as an X-ray technician.
Ability to move or lift patients. Ability to stand for extended
periods. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Effective
written and verbal communication skills. A patient and
compassionate disposition. Employment Type: Contract Years
Experience: 1 - 3 years Salary: $55 - $60 Hourly Bonus/Commission:
Keywords: Scout Healthcare Staffing, Fort Worth , CT Tech, Other , Fort Worth, Texas
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