Aspen Dental X-Ray Technologist in Hudson, New York
As one of Upstate New York’s fastest growing urgent care providers, we’re looking for professionals that demonstrate a continual commitment to provide the highest quality, patient-centered care in a warm and friendly setting. As a WellNow (formerly Five Star Urgent Care) team member, you will find a medical community in which you are supported in your growth as a medical professional. We offer competitive salaries and benefits.
We are seeking a friendly and motivated X-Ray Technologist to join our practice. This person will be a part of a team that is dedicated to improving the delivery and quality of healthcare to our urgent care patients. Customer service is an important element of this position as registration and other front desk responsibilities as well as medical assisting comprise the majority of the duties. Training will be provided for these elements of the position.
The X-Ray Technologist greets and registers patients
Answers and appropriately triages phone calls
The X-Ray Technologist prepares patients for radiological procedures and conducts x-rays following established procedures for patient care and safety
Uses a variety of radiation protection and shielding materials
The X-Ray Technologist ensures radiology equipment is functioning appropriately and reports equipment malfunctions to the department head
The X-Ray Technologist logs radiologic procedures
Obtains pre-authorization from insurance companies for CT scans
Ensures all radiographs achieve a radiographic interpretation by our teleradiology company
Clarifies discrepancy radiology readings with the medical provider
Cleans and stocks the site with other members of the team
Performs basic medical assisting/occupational medicine technician duties to ensure proper patient flow
Understanding of the anatomy and physiology necessary to perform x-ray testing, including body mechanics and patient movement
Knowledge of radiology equipment, including safety hazards common to radiology.
Capability to identify equipment issues and troubleshoot problems
Capacity to apply written instructions and standardized work practices and protocols
Ability to perform all job duties with no accommodations, including lift up to 50 pounds, repeatedly bend and twist, and standing for up to 10-12 hours daily
Friendly and outstanding customer service skills
Strong critical thinking skills
Basic computer skills, including the use of Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
- Completion of an accredited Radiologic Technology program
Required License or Certification:
ARRT Licensure in Radiologic Technology or Completion of Radiologic Technology program
Active New York State Licensure in Radiologic Technology
All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or marital status.
Travel: 25 – 50%
External Company Name: Aspen Dental
External Company URL: www.aspendent.com