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Radiologic Technologist- X-Ray - Urgent Care Stamford CT

Radiologic Technologist- X-Ray - Urgent Care Stamford CT

Department 
Urgent Care
Job Locations 
US-CT-Stamford
Employment Type 
Regular Part-Time
Position Schedule 
Monday 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Position Summary

WESTMED Medical Group is seeking a part-time XRay Technologist for the Urgent Care department in Stamford, CT. The XRay Technologist witll assist the Radiologist in diagnosis of patients within the WMG while maintaining excellent radiographic imaging quality. The scheduled hours for the position is Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm and Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Candidates must be able to attend training in one of our locations in Westchester County, NY.

 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Radiologic technologists must follow physicians' orders precisely and conform to regulations concerning the use of radiation to protect themselves, their patients, and their coworkers from unnecessary exposure.
  • Prepare intravenous contrast media and Initiate IV access when necessary.
  • Help patients transfer to the detector or exam table and ensuring adequate patient immobilization to perform exam.
  • Verify proper patient identification on the study and route it PACS. Send required information to Virtual Radiologic when indicated.
  • Place demographic information in the reading room for interpretation.
  • Maintains a daily log of patients seen.
  • Operate the equipment to acquire a variety of imaging results.
  • Obtains essential information from patients, medical records, and previous scans for clinical correlation.
  • Monitor patient reaction to treatment and changes in physical or mental status, reporting change to the appropriate person.
  • Prepare and assist patients for radiologic procedures as requested by a physician.   Provide patient care with dignity and respect for the individual. Educate patients about the procedures to be performed.
  • Observe and follow safety procedures to include radiation protection and universal precautions.
  • Carry out quality control checks on equipment, reporting deficiencies to proper personnel for action.
  • Demonstrate commitment of total quality management and the tenets of service excellence by acting in accordance with the organizational mission at all times.
  • Keep familiar with changes regarding technology and safety for self, patients, and visitors.
  • Process studies onto CD or Film format for patient study requests while maintaining proper HIPPA compliance.
  • Maintain cleanliness of equipment and working area.
  • Practice sterile technique and prevent cross contamination.

 

Required Qualifications

  • New York State license and ARRT Certification 
  • Must have a Connecticute State license
  • High knowledge with variety of routine procedures and applications.
  • Excellent patient and people skills

Company Overview

WESTMED Medical Group is considered the model for the future of healthcare. With over 350 physicians and over 900 staff, we are a high growth, financially thriving, multi-specialty group medical practice providing superior healthcare to patients and health information to the community. Our main office locations are located within Westchester County, New York and lower Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our offices provide full-service care, including primary and specialty care, radiology, lab services, and urgent care.  The foundation for service excellence at WESTMED Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. WESTMED is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. We are one of over 150 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide. 

 

WESTMED strives to be a "provider of choice" and an "employer of choice".  WESTMED Medical Group is proudly named by Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine as one of the country’s top 30 “Best Workplaces in Health Care.” The distinction was earned for being an organization dedicated to the well-being of our patients, physicians and employees.  Here at WESTMED, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see WESTMED physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.

 

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