Job Title: OR X-Ray Tech
Location: Chicago, IL and Glen Ellyn, IL
As a Radiology tech, you would balance the needs of patients and maintain efficient work flow of the office as well as provide support to the physician during medical procedures. In addition, you would ensure that the patient has an excellent service experience.
Operating Vascular Ziehm RFD C-Arm during peripheral arterial diagnostic and treatment procedures in a premier office-based lab.
Assists physicians in the treatment of vascular disease within a sterile environment along with minimally invasive treatments of the spine, fibroids, dialysis care, and etc.
Maintain facilities, equipment, and materials in a condition to promote efficiency, health, comfort, and safety of patients and staff.
Responsible for transferring DICOM images to PACS system.
Check equipment, supplies and accessories on a regular daily basis
Positions patient on examining table and adjusts immobilization devices to obtain optimum views of specified area, make exposures, and assists physician during fluoro exam
Demonstrates knowledge and ability in performing the following procedures:Cerebral and carotid Angiogram, extremity and pelvis Angiogram, femoral run-off, aortic arch, subtraction, injection factors, and catheter usage
Moves x-ray equipment into specified position and adjusts equipment controls to set exposure factors such as time, distance and shielding
Successfully completes requested cross training and demonstrates an ability to perform in every function in the cath lab area within designated scope of practice
Minimum one year of Interventional / Vascular Radiology Experience required
Technical/Professional Training/Degree as a Radiologic Technologist (Certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) or eligible)
Cultural sensitivity and excellent patient care skills.
Ability to work well in a high volume, fast paced environment.
Ability to multitask, prioritize effectively, and work as part of a team
Must be willing to rotate to other off site locations
Must be able to deal with ill patients
Ability to lift and/or move patients
Heavy lifting: lifting 50 to 100 pounds occasionally and/or 25 to 50 pounds frequently and/or 10 to 20 pounds constantly
Ability to work in a fast~paced environment
One to two years of experience as a radiology technician is required
Entry level to intermediate
Hearing must be adequate to perform job duties in person and over the telephone. Requires eye sight correctable to 20/20 to operate equipment and read information from printed sources and computer screens. Requires frequent bending, reaching, repetitive hand movements, standing, walking, squatting and sitting, with some heavy lifting, pushing and pulling exerted regularly throughout a regular work shift. Requires manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination for operation and repair of all department equipment. Requires exposure to communicable patient conditions, toxic substances, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a clinic environment.
This position profile identifies the key responsibilities and expectations for performance. It cannot encompass all specific job tasks that an employee may be required to perform. Employees are required to follow any other job related instructions and perform job related duties as may be reasonably assigned by his/her manager.
ADDITIONAL COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:
Technical skill of performing
Excellent organizational skills, detail oriented with strong ability to multi-task required and prioritize requests
Familiarity electronic medical charting preferred
Effective time management and organizational skills
Ability to maintain professionalism and friendliness in working with challenging patients
Speak effectively before groups of customers (patients or insurance companies) or employees of the organization
Exhibit calm responsiveness to emergency or stressful situations
Aligns with the Core values of MIMIT
Applies the profession's code of ethics in all aspects of practice
Be flexible in work schedule to meet unpredictable demands of the department's operation
Disseminates and assures compliance with department and institutional policies, procedures, and regulations
Recognize the influence of beliefs and cultures on behaviors and accept strengths and limitations in others
Serve as a resource person to patients, coworkers, physicians, and any other customer
Able to work effectively as a team player and independently
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