Radiology Technologist - Per Diem


DaVita Medical Group


Posted Under: Las Vegas, Nevada jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 89101
Posted On: 2018-12-08 00:00:00

Radiology Technologist - Per Diem Seeking an ARRT Per Diem Radiology Technologist to support various locations in Las Vegas. Responsible for performing all diagnostic x-ray examinations not requiring constant supervision of technical details with a comprehensive knowledge of anatomy, radiographic techniques and positioning. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Practices within the scope of the ARRT license. Produces radiographic/digital images with emphasis to technique (KvP & MAS), exposure index, collimation, shielding, identification markers, positioning and artifacts. Monitor personal radiation badge. Operates all x-ray equipment to obtain maximum diagnostic images. Monitors x-ray equipment to assure safety and proper working conditions. Works with patients of all age groups and explains procedures, assuring understanding of such procedures. Provides a safe environment to patients and staff according to company and department policies. Ensures that the patient's need for privacy and confidentiality are met and that the patient is physically covered whenever possible. Ensures that the delivery of services reflect efficient and effective use of supplies and appropriate utilization of resources. Identifies and reports potentially unsafe systems, processes and/or situations. Maintains ARRT continuing education units. Assists in the development of new procedures and techniques as required. Adheres to Universal Precautions at all times. Adheres to safety policies and procedures at all times. Uses, protects, and discloses HCP patients' protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards. Performs additional duties as assigned. EDUCATION Successful completion of an accredited program for this modality. CEU credits and registration renewal/licensing maintained as required by credentialing body. Current CRT, FLUORO and ARRT certification. Graduate of AMA-approved school of Radiological Technology. Documentation of continuing Radiology training.