Radiology Generalist-The Woodlands Hospital

 
Position: Radiology Generalist-The Woodlands Hospital

Job ID: 145885

Location: US-TX-The Woodlands

Department: WOO PEDI RADIOLOGY - CLINIC

Talent Area: Radiology

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 2:30p-11p Monday-Friday; on call weekends

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston, opened its doors in April 2017. Located in one of the fastest growing areas in north Houston, the hospital, which has a staff of over 600, has already provided thousands of patients with specialty care closer to home. The outpatient building, which opened in October 2016, includes 72 exam rooms and clinics for major pediatric specialties including cancer, cardiology, allergy/immunology/rheumatology and diabetes/endocrinology. The hospital’s inpatient building features the area’s only dedicated pediatric emergency center with 25 patient rooms, 32 acute care beds, four operating rooms, 12 radiology suites and 28 critical care rooms.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

We are searching for a Radiology Generalist – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll preform quality routine and specialized radiographic procedures at the request licensed independent practitioner for interpretation by radiologists. As the generalist will integrate scientific knowledge; technical skills, patient interaction and compassionate care resulting in diagnostic information, and recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure. You will also demonstrate an understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology and medical terminology. Lastly, you must maintain a high degree of accuracy in radiographic positioning and exposure technique.

 

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Responsibilities :

  • Confirms patient identity with approved identifiers
  • Demonstrating age appropriate care with all patients, appropriately prepares patients for procedures
  • Provides clear and detailed information regarding the procedure to the patient, family and others
  • Provides information to patients, health care providers, students and the public concerning the role and responsibilities of individuals in the profession
  • Performs routine, portable, STAT, urgent, on-call and intraoperative diagnostic radiographic and fluoroscopy cases while accurately demonstrating anatomy and pathology through proper diagnostic scanning.
  • Follows fall precautions, isolation standards and universal precautions 100% of the time.
  • Documents fluoroscopic time and radiation exposure.
  • Documents incidents, variances, unusual circumstances or patient concerns.
  • Responsible for precise, complete and accurate data entry and image management in appropriate technology infrastructure: EPIC, PACS, etc.
  • Applies patient safety principles during all aspects of radiographic procedures, including assisting and transporting patients
  • Seeks opportunities to assist in overall patient care activities: assists radiologist and others as requested or needed
  • Communicates effectively with appropriate medical staff to answer associated clinical care questions


Qualifications:

  • A technical diploma and graduate of a formal diagnostic Radiology program
  • R-ARRT - ARRT RegTech Radiography from the American Registry of Radiology Technologists
  • CMRT - Cert Med Radiologic Techngst from the Texas Medical Board
  • Knowledge of Radiology physics and procedures; understanding of Radiology principles that are developmentally appropriate for ages 0 – adulthood
  • Operation of all required equipment including troubleshooting when necessary of the equipment, including automated processors, copying/digitizing film equipment, R.I.S., and PACS
  • Basic life support and medical terminology understanding is required


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