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DATE ADDED: Sun 23/09/2018

Radiologic Technologist

Tucson, USA


Job Description

Job SummarySouthern Arizona Urgent Care is currently seeking an experienced Radiologic Technologist. The right candidate will have proven experience in performing diagnostic quality radiographic images that are critical to diagnosing patient illnesses and/or injuries. The candidate must be extremely organized with an eye for detail, keeping on task and be willing to take on a leadership role in his/her team and performing other duties throughout the clinic. The Radiologic Technologist must possess the ability to communicate effectively with patients, providers and other staff. A professional attitude and critical thinking skills are a must as well as proficiency on the computer and the phone. An Associates Degree, MRTBE and ARRT certification, and current BLS are required and 1-2 years experience is preferred. This is a full-time hourly position. We offer medical, dental, vision and 401(k) benefits. Compensation DOE.


Qualifications/Minimum Requirements

  • Current licensure as a Radiologic Technologist in the State of Arizona.
  • Graduate from an Accredited School in Applied Sciences Radiography.
  • Minimum 2 years experience as a certified Radiologic Technologist.
  • Demonstrate skills, knowledge and experience as a Radiologic Technologist.
  • Ability to work in stressful situations with a professional demeanor.
  • Be physically able to work long hours on feet and maneuver disabled patients if required.
  • Have mechanical and manual aptitudes to operate sophisticated diagnostic imaging equipment.
  • Be able to work a flexible schedule, weekends, holidays and evenings.
  • Knowledge of the inherent danger of radiation and the need for constant measurement and recording of radiation exposure.
  • Occasionally drive to other locations.
  • Maintain a current and valid Driver’s License.

Qualifications Preferred:

  • Knowledge of the triage process
  • Knowledge of lab protocols
  • Experience supervising staff

Duties and Areas of Responsibility

  • Maintains patient confidentiality.
  • Understands, adheres to, and stays current on all policies and procedures of Southern Arizona Urgent Care, including OSHA regulations, CPR.
  • Greets and escorts patients from the waiting room to the exam room and obtains medical history and vital signs
  • Responsible for creating a safe and comfortable environment for each patient.
  • Understands and complies with Provider’s orders in obtaining x-rays
  • Understands all regulations that promote safety regarding protection to self, patient’s, coworkers from unnecessary radiation
  • Must have strength of character to work with each patient’s challenges i.e. illness, anxiety, handicapped, elder) with a calm, compassionate and professional demeanor.
  • Understands the proper positioning of patients to assist in obtaining the best quality x-rays and images
  • Understands settings on equipment to obtain the best density, detail and contract of the area being imaged.
  • Able to ensure preventative steps are taken to avoid unnecessary exposure to radiation.
  • Uses knowledge of anatomy and physiology to help the Provider diagnose problems.
  • Able to communicate calmly, compassionately and professionally with all different types of patients including the elderly, ailing and handicapped.
  • Understands the importance of safety and use of PPE equipment.
  • Understands how to adjust radiation levels and use precautionary measures depending on the type of procedure being performed.
  • Is familiar with different organs and tissues within the body and their various levels of sensitivity to radiation.
  • Able to work under pressure during high patient volume and critical patient situations
  • Proficient in all aspects of Southern Arizona Urgent Care’s services, including but now limited to: running laboratory tests, checking in and out process, EMR, triaging patients and dispensing medications
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.
  • Skilled in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, all staff, and the public.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines and procedures.
  • Able to read, understand and respond to detailed oral or written instructions.

Work Habits and Attitudes:

  • Understand all aspects of the EMR (Electronic Medical Records) system.
  • Working knowledge of office procedures, organizational policies and procedures, systems and office management practices.
  • Ability to work under pressure and with a diverse population.
  • Skills in identifying and resolving problems exercising initiative and judgment.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with super teams, patients, medical staff, coworkers and the public.
  • Ability to read, write and communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of basic arithmetic.
  • Proficiency in the operation of a computer and other office equipment.
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time; push, pull and reach; occasionally bend stoop and stretch.
  • Have the hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity needed to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment.
  • Have a normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate appropriate reports and the ability to focus.
  • Occasionally drive to other locations.
  • Maintain a current and valid Driver’s License.


How to Apply

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Company Description
Southern Arizona Urgent Care exists to provide a “one-of-a-kind” healthcare experience to every person who walks through our doors. This “all-inclusive” urgent care concept and design will assure each individual receives an accurate diagnosis and resolution to their concerns in the most effective and efficient way possible. As this fresh and exciting approach to patient care evolves we will raise the bar in our industry, showcasing the way to deliver extraordinary customer service, one patient at a time.

Role: Radiologic Technologist
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Location: Tucson,

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