GalvestonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Galveston jobs

Limited Madical Radiologic Technologist LMRT Galveston OPIC - Pediatric Urgent Care

Company: UTMB Health
Location: Galveston
Posted on: May 13, 2024

Job Description:

Limited Madical Radiologic Technologist LMRT Galveston OPIC - Pediatric Urgent Care

Galveston, Texas, United States

Allied Health

UTMB Health

Requisition # 2401830

JOB SUMMARY

To provide technical, supportive, age specific and developmentally appropriate patient care functions for assigned clinical area. In addition, have the LMRT skill set to perform diagnostic imaging procedures utilizing state of the art imaging equipment in a multi-faceted environment. While performing radiographic procedures within the scope of licensure, LMRT will be able to utilize the imaging equipment and utilize the appropriate exposure factors to ensure a high quality of imaging. All imaging will be performed with minimal supervision and strictly adhere to the established practice and safety standards of UTMB.When the LMRT is not assigned to perform in the LMRT role, the LMRT is expected to fulfill all expectations and responsibilities of a Medical Assistant.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Required:

High school or equivalent

Graduate of an approved Radiologic Technology program that meets the requirements for Texas certification of a Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist (LMRT)

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS

Required:

Certification of a Limited Radiologic Technologist (LMRT) in Chest, Extremities, Skull and Spine or a Temporary Limited Certificate with the expectation of obtaining certification in Chest, Extremities, Skull and Spine within 6 months of hire

BLS Certification

WORK SCHEDULE

Monday through Wednesday, 8:00am to 9:00pm.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Follows imaging, safety standards and conducts all imaging procedures based on approved protocols. Properly utilizes radiation protective gear for patients and immobilization during diagnostic procedures.

Modify technical factors to achieve desired imaging results and recognizes complications / limitation.

Utilizes technical knowledge and skills to perform procedures accurately and in a timely manner in accordance with age specific criteria.

Reports "near misses" and inputs errors promptly into JUVO to improve processes and identify trends. Contributes to identification of corrective actions and improvement activities and contributes to meeting departmental and hospital targets for quality and safety.

Ensures all imaging equipment has had QC performed as required and is in safe working order prior to use. Reports any equipment issues to leadership and contacts CES if needed for service support.

Enters charges at the time service is delivered and ensures correct charges are entered for the procedure performed. (EF)

Verifies Patient chart for valid orders, date and time of scheduled procedure, priority, physician's notes, and ordering comments. Enter/update patient information in Electronic Medical Record (EPIC Radiant) in accordance with established protocols and procedures. (EF)

Ensures and maintains compliance with LMRT scope of practice to include only performing procedures to which license applies.

Assists with patient flow within assigned outpatient clinic setting.

Performs technical and supportive patient care skills, incorporating the patient's plan of care and following approved policy and procedure.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

Assist the individual in successfully performing the role

Vocational/special training

Analytical/interpersonal skills

Physical or mental abilities

Demonstrated competencies

WORKING ENVIRONMENT/EQUIPMENT

Standard office equipment and related supplies for a selected patient population. Mechanical device. Work environment is located in a comfortable indoor area. Conditions such as noise, odors, cramped work space and/or fumes could sometimes cause discomfort. Moderate to extreme physical effort may be required, such as walking, standing, performing CPR, and lifting materials, equipment, objects, and/or patients. Occasional lifting may be heavy and awkward, over 50 lbs. Vision, hearing, talking, and sense of touch abilities must be adequate to enable one to quickly and accurately perform tasks such as reading small print, reading from monitoring equipment, defining details, sending and receiving clear and accurate oral communication. Frequent periods of concentrated or focused attention will be needed to interpret visual, auditory, and sensory inputs. Rotating shifts may be required. Alertness and careful attention to detail will be required to avoid injury. May be exposed to such occupational hazards as communicable diseases, radiation, chemotherapeutic agents, and disoriented or combative patients. May be required to work extended shifts in situations deemed necessary by the Practice Coordinator or Director of Nursing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Compensation

Keywords: UTMB Health, Galveston , Limited Madical Radiologic Technologist LMRT Galveston OPIC - Pediatric Urgent Care, Healthcare , Galveston, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Galveston RSS job feeds