Catholic Health Initiatives Radiologic Technologist II-Diagnostic Imaging (Sat/Sun, 12p-12a) Part Time in THE WOODLANDS, Texas
Radiologic Technologist II-Diagnostic Imaging (Sat/Sun, 12p-12a) Part Time
The Woodlands Hospital
A primary and secondary care hospital serving North Harris and
Montgomery counties. Clinical services include cardiovascular services,
diagnostic imaging, women’s services (digital mammography and bone density
studies), neurosciences, pediatric care (Newborn and Level II nurseries) and
surgery, pathology and pulmonary services, and sleep disorders. Clinical
affiliations include The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s
Radiation Treatment Center, and Texas Children’s Hospital.
Competent to perform complete diagnostic radiography procedures on
patients according to the specific departmental procedure protocols under the
direction of Medical Director. Individual Maintains patient safety through
attention to detail, equipment safety checks, adherence to department policies,
and with effective communication with physicians, staff and patients. Provides
patient orientation, procedure explanation, and pre and post diagnostic care to
completion of test. Performs complete diagnostic imaging exams inclusive of
positioning patient, calibration of equipment, and documentation of findings. Assists
patients with basic patient care needs. Provides emergency care, notifying
appropriate personnel and ensures that patient safety is maintained.
by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists - ARRT (R); must maintain
by Texas Department of Health as Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist –
MRT; must maintain current
(1) year of experience
Minimum Knowledge,Skills, and Abilities:
dexterity and handwriting skills
Interpersonal skills for
communication with patients, visitors, physicians and other hospital personnel
Must have good written and
oral communication skills
diagnostic imaging tests on patients according to the specific departmental
procedure protocols under the direction of the Medical Director. Obtains and
documents patient history.
ensuring that equipment is operational, safe and functioning according to
diagnostic standards. Performs periodic QA and Ensures requisite documentation.
Problem solves equipment
failure and contacts appropriate personnel regarding equipment problems.
Ensures that daily
equipment and room maintenance are performed before/during/ after each
procedure, and that special precautions and measures are performed to ensure
infection control standards.
Completes all quality
checks and Ensures that equipment logs are maintained
Completes all clinical
supply inventories, ensuring that each diagnostic room is complete with the
necessary supplies required to perform the procedure
with patient testing, performing urgent, emergent patient requests, routine and
non-routine requests and OR procedures requiring radiographic support.
in the PACS process and performs the daily PACS QA process and requirements.
Nursing, Physicians, Patient Care Assistants, Laboratory staff, administrative
staff, other diagnostic areas and departments to ensure that the patients
receive their diagnostic procedures in a smooth, efficient and safe manner.
examinations when applicable at the bedside to ensure patient safety as well as
provide immediate diagnostic testing when needed.
Assists with patient
scheduling when required liaising with other departments as needed.
Ensures that patient
orientation, patient preparation (including starting IV’s and drawing labs as
necessary), and patient teaching is provided prior, during and following the
Reviews the physician
order to verify the type of diagnostic exam requested and that the indication
for the procedure is consistent.
Completes exams in RIS
system for accurate billing. Communicates when corrections are needed.
diagnostic test information to the patient ensuring that the patient is aware
of the test involvement.
Obtains assistance with
any diagnostic procedures which are not completed, or if there are any patient
Provides training for
new incoming staff
Functions as a
Radiographic Tech Lead when needed
Primary Location TEXAS-THE WOODLANDS-ST LUKE WOODLANDS
Daily Schedule 12p-12a
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48
Weekends Required Every
Req ID: 2016-R0083697