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X Ray Technologist

Company: Urgent Team
Location: Fort Smith
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Urgent Team is looking for experienced Medical Assistants and/or Limited License X-Ray Techs to join our team at Baptist Health Urgent Care in Fort Smith, AR. ABOUT BAPTIST HEALTH URGENT CARE: Baptist Health Urgent Care, with 20 locations in Arkansas, is an affiliate of Urgent Team, one of the largest independent operators of urgent and family care centers in the Southeast. The Urgent Team Family of Centers provides quality and affordable family healthcare at more than 85 locations under seven brands. Baptist Health Urgent Care's convenient, walk-in centers provide a range of healthcare services including treatments for injuries and illnesses, occupational health and wellness care. The centers are open seven days a week: Mon. to Fri., 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Additionally, all Baptist Health Urgent Care centers are Accredited Care Centers - a designation from the Urgent Care Association which recognizes the company's commitment to safety, quality, and scope of services. JOB SUMMARY: This position will perform x-ray testing including body mechanics and patient movement using knowledge of anatomy and physiology. Operates diagnostic equipment, develops film and prepares the room with the necessary equipment and supplies for the procedure. Skills in Medical Assisting are also required. Full-time team members work 36-40 hours each week, including every-other weekend. Our PRN (per diem) team members are scheduled on an as-needed basis. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all inclusive. Other duties may be assigned. --- Promptly greets patients when entering waiting area, exam room, and laboratory or x-ray room --- Consistently communicates with patients on wait times; provides direction to the next step in the treatment process --- Provides solutions to patient problems and recognizes and seeks help in emergent/hazardous situations --- Executes follow-up calls with a sense of urgency --- Assist front desk personnel with patient check in/out procedures when necessary --- Obtains and accurately documents patient vital signs and weight, takes brief history, past medical, family and social history current medications, allergies and other pertinent historical information as appropriate --- Performs timely radiology procedures for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician --- Performs necessary quality control procedures to ensure quality exams are performed --- Prepares patients for radiologic procedures and follows established clinical and regulatory procedures in regards to patient safety and care; including proper radiation protection and shielding techniques. --- Ensures that equipment is in proper working order and reports any malfunctions to the Area Manager or provider on duty. --- Follows documentation procedures and completes required documentation related to patient visit. --- Assumes responsibility for maintaining and improving diagnostic imaging knowledge and skills with the support and assistance of outside educational resources --- Responsible for maintaining current licensure and certification for the facility radiology equipment and licensure WHAT'S REQUIRED? --- High school diploma or equivalent education based on certification type; skills in Medical Assisting are required --- State X-Ray license, or willingness to get upon hire, is required FULL-TIME BENEFITS INCLUDE: --- Competitive Salary --- Medical, Dental, and Vision Options --- Retirement savings plans --- Paid Time Off --- and MORE! PRN BENEFITS INCLUDE: --- Competitive Salary --- 401K plan with company contribution --- No-Cost Office Visits and generous discounts on some billable services Employment Type: Full Time

Keywords: Urgent Team, Fort Smith , X Ray Technologist, Other , Fort Smith, Arkansas

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