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Registered Technologist (FT, PRN)

Department: Clinical
Location: Danbury, CT
Company: AFC New England

Summary

Perform radiographic and other diagnostic imaging procedures to assist physicians in the diagnosis of injuries and disease. Cross-train and assist in other areas of the clinic as operational needs require. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Greet patient, ensure that the patient has removed all jewelry and metal objects, is wearing the appropriate medical gown and is not pregnant.
  • Prepare and position the patient for diagnostic imaging procedures.
  • Adjust immobilization devices to obtain optimum views of specified area of the body as requested by the physician.
  • Explain procedures to patient to reduce anxieties and obtain patient cooperation.
  • Practice radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation to patient and staff.
  • Maintain a neat and clean working environment and ensure all supplies have been ordered and stocked.
  • Process images and review for proper identification and quality control.
  • Ensure compliance with approved radiology techniques and all AFC policies and procedures.
  • Prepare images for reading by physician as well as contact any additional physicians if a second opinion is needed.
  • Aid physician with prescribed patient treatments in accordance with approved standards, policies, procedures and protocol as necessary.
  • Perform routine maintenance, diagnose malfunctions, and make minor repairs on equipment, arranging for repairs as needed.
  • Cross train and work as assigned in at least one other area of clinic operations front office, nursing, and/or lab based on clinic operational needs.
  • Complete forms and maintains records, logs, and reports of work performed.
  • Observe safety and security procedures; promote a safe and pleasant work environment.
  • Maintain complete and accurate documentation.
  • Report potentially unsafe conditions to management.
  • Regular attendance to ensure efficient clinic operations.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Other Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage difficult or emotional customer situations, respond promptly to customer needs
  • Treat people with respect, Inspire trust of others, work with integrity, uphold organizational values
  • Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness
  • Adapt to change in work environment, manage competing demands

Qualifications

ARRT-registered or board eligible REQUIRED.  Medical Assistant Certification or registry, Practical Nursing License, EMT or Paramedic certification or license preferred.

 

 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

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