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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health X-Ray Technician I - Radiology *$1,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Tustin, California

We are looking for a X-Ray Technician I with $1,000 Sign-On Bonus for the Radiology Department at Heritage Healthcare.

Location: Tustin, CA

Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Job Summary:

The Limited License X-ray Technician I operates x-ray equipment and performs diagnostic x-rays within their licensure for patients of all ages and assumes responsibility for accuracy under the supervision and direction of the Radiologist. The technician works effectively with patients and other clinic personnel. The Limited X-ray Technician I may also be responsible for all duties relating to the dark room and/or Front Office. When assuming a role as a dark room processor, the technician is responsible to process and load film as quickly as possible with complete accuracy. When assuming the role as a front office combo, they are responsible for all duties pertaining to the front office. The Limited X-ray Technician I shall hold one licensure in Chest, Extremities and Torso Skeletal.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform diagnostic procedures within licensure; achieving a high level of film quality in a minimal amount of time using correct anatomical markers and imprints name on film.

  • Performs and logs daily film processor quality assurance monitoring. (i.e.: temperature, densitometry, sensitometry.)

  • Verifies patient identification, confirms written order prior to exam and explains procedure to patient.

  • Gathers pertinent previous studies, films, and patient documentation to submit to Radiologist for interpretation.

  • Performs visual inspection of image for exposure factors (contrast, density, etc.) to ensure technical quality of radiograph.

  • Processes patient billing information to complete patient record, as needed.

  • Monitors radiographic equipment functioning and cleanliness (i.e. film cassettes, dark room and exam room. Performs routine maintenance and reports malfunctions to supervisor/manager.

  • Provides assistance to patients with dressing when appropriate.

  • Responsibility for cleaning and disinfecting room and equipment after each procedure.

  • Ensure compliance within individual scope of practice.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of anatomy and physiology to sufficiently perform and assist Radiologists in diagnosing patients.

  • Should be detail oriented to be able to handle multi–tasked duties.

  • Consistently demonstrate competence in performing all radiology exams according to age-appropriate protocols.

  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationship with patients, medical staff and public.

  • Ability to apply written guidelines as standardized work practices.

  • Ability to identify problems and communicate clearly.

Minimum Position Requirements:

Education:

  • Coursework/Training - formal training which will probably be indicated by a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.

  • Graduation from a certified Radiologic Technology Program, or equivalent combination of education and experience with a current State Licensure.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current State Licensure as X-ray Technician.

  • Current CPR licensure.

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Preferred Position Qualifications:

Licenses/Certifications: Additional licensure to include head/skull.

Mission Heritage Medical Group is one of California's most respected medical groups. With over 3,000 employees and 75 locations throughout California, including, Northern California, Orange County, High Desert and Los Angeles County, Mission Heritage Medical Group has been continually recognized as a leader in quality, customer service and information technology. This kind of success is the result of team work, a commitment to excellence and a strong adherence to the organization's mission, vision and values. Mission Heritage Medical Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mission Heritage Medical Group complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: Providence Medical Foundation

Category: Radiology Technologist

Req ID: R344663

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