Employment Opportunities

Radiologic Technologist Multi-modality

This position is currently open.
Public?: 
Public
Division: 
Health
Reports To: 
Radiology Manager
Type of Position: 
Regular Full Time
Location: 
AST Shawnee Clinic / 2029 S. Gordon Cooper Dr. / Shawnee, OK 74801

General Description

The purpose of the Radiologic Technologist Multi-modality is to perform medical imaging procedures in one or more modalities as ordered by Licensed Providers for diagnostic purposes. This position requires competency in Radiography and either Ultrasonography or Mammography.  This position will be located at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health Clinic in Shawnee, Oklahoma.  It will also be a requirement that this position report to and work in the Little Axe Health Clinic in Little Axe, Oklahoma as needed.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Radiologic Technologist
    • Receive patients; perform ordered examination by Licensed Provider.
    • Communicate and instruct each patient before starting the exam on what to expect and how the process works.
    • Obtain medical history as appropriate for the exam.
    • Use process to send test to Radiologist for reading.
    • Communicate findings to the ordering physician.
    • Provide a safe and clean environment for the patients and  co-workers in the clinic.  Make minor repairs and adjustments to the ultrasound equipment.
    • Provide monthly report.
    • Safeguards confidentiality of the medical charts/records and complies with all local, state, and federal laws pertaining to medical records.  Assures compliance with all HIPAA regulations concerning use, retrieval, storage, and sharing of medical records.
    • Maintain professional certification through ARRT and adhere to all AAAHC requirements.
    • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Associates degree in Radiologic Technology.
  • Completion of a, A.R.R.T. based program or equivalent.
  • Must be registered with ARRT
  • Experience with digital PACS radiology systems and electronic health record systems.
  • Must have independent performance of a number of complex and difficult examinations; prefer at least three (3) years’ experience.
  • Knowledge of radiation protection standards, devices and techniques with the understanding of the limitation of each and the ability to understand and compensate for each.
  • Knowledge of physiology, anatomy and the appearance and location of major organ systems.
  • The ability to operate the radiography equipment alone.
  • Must have a valid Oklahoma Driver’s License.  
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.
SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES:
  • The ability to understand the physiology of the human and all major organs.
  • The ability to correctly position patients for radiographic exposure including the ability to make technical adjustments to compensate for body size, frail patients and immobile patients.
  • The ability to interact well with patients, staff, and other agency professionals.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good organizational and assessment skills.
  • The ability to fully utilize a computer.
  • The ability to perform duties with a minimum of supervision.
  • The ability to be a dependable team member of the clinic setting and be ready to start work on time.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
  • Must be able to sit, stand, stoop, bend or kneel for long periods of time.
  • Sitting or standing or walking for long period of time; occasional bending, squatting, kneeling, stooping; good finger dexterity and feeling; frequent repetitive motions; talking hearing and visual acuity.
  • Frequent lifting (up to 15 lbs)
  • Occasional lifting (up to 30 lbs)
Native American Preference/EEO/Drug Free /Smoke Free Workplace
Posted Date: 
1 month 1 week ago