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Radiology Technologist – Capitol Hill – PRN Jobs in Washington – District of Columbia – USA at MEDSTAR HEALTH

General Summary of Position

Med Star Health is looking for aRadiology Technologist to join our Med Star Health Urgent Care team!

As a Radiology Technologist, you will perform clinical and administrative duties in the Med Star Health Settings consistent with policies & procedures. Works under the supervision of a physician and performs patient intake, standing orders or protocols, venipuncture, laboratory testing and patient follow up. Will also administer oral, IM, SC, or intradermal medications when ordered by a provider, after demonstrating competency to the Clinical Professional Development Specialist or designee.

Clinical Care Specialists (CCSs) certified as Radiologic Technologists also perform and transmit X-ray diagnostic images. This position documents as appropriate in the medical record and supports optimal patient flow.

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Duties:

Adheres to Med Star Health Code of Conduct and its Compliance plan; complies with governmental and accreditation guidelines, completing all scheduled training including, but not limited to, safety, infection control, OSHA, CPR (Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation), EMR (Electronic Medical Record), general compliance, harassment, and service. Cleans, stocks, and sterilizes equipment in addition to cleaning and preparing patient rooms for care delivery. Delivers patient care consistent with policy and with high regard for patient/ employee safety and quality of care.

Embraces new technology and use of the electronic health record. Manages patient flow with consistent and frequentcommunicationwith patients/family and genuine regard for their time and comfort. Performs other testing and care consistent with the scope of the Med Star Health practices including, but not limited to, spirometry/ PFTs, patient vitals and BMI, EKGs, vision and hearing test, splinting, and general patient care under the supervision of the medical provider.

Performs patient follow up calls for lab tests, patient experience, and clinical results in accordance with policy and in a professional manner.

Performs venipuncture and selected patient and laboratory testing (point of care); initiates care pathways in accordance with policy. Performs x-rays in accordance with medical provider orders; forwards images to the appropriate radiologist for overreads; maintains x-ray equipment and adheres to safety standards. Promotes an atmosphere ofrespecttoward patients, families, vendors, employers, and co-workers. Communicates professionally.

Provides care consistent with Med Star’s mission, vision, and values and in a manner that engenders patient confidence and loyalty by exceeding expectations. Serves as a patient escort throughout the care process and assists in patient discharge, assuring clarity for the patient or family member(s). Supports new clinical and service initiatives; seeks opportunities to improve care and the patient experience.

Supports other members of the team during downtime or bottlenecks in patient processing. Understands and participates in basic computer and patient intake skills at the front desk. Supports the medical provider in patient examination, testing andeducation. Under medical provider supervision, prepares and administers oral medications …

Title: Radiology Technologist – Capitol Hill – PRN

Company: MEDSTAR HEALTH

Location: Washington – District of Columbia – USA

Category: Healthcare, Administrative/Clerical

 

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