Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus is Houston’s first community hospital designed, built and equipped exclusively for children in one of the city’s most rapidly growing communities in the area from Sugar Land to Bryan-College Station, Texas. Located at I-10 and Barker Cypress, our 515,007-square-foot hospital houses the only 24/7 pediatric emergency room in the Greater West Houston area, four operating rooms, 16-bed pediatric intensive care unit, 46 acute care beds, advanced imaging services including MRI and CT scans, a neurophysiology sleep lab, a pathology lab and a full-scale pharmacy.
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We are searching for a Radiology Specialist -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you 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. The Generalist must demonstrate an understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology. Radiographers must maintain a high degree of accuracy in radiographic positioning and exposure technique.
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Job Duties & Responsibilities
Confirms patient identity with approved identifiers
Checks room daily for adequate stock necessary to facilitate continuous exam flow. Maintains appropriate inventory as indicated by posted par levels and updates supply lists when items are needed
Provides clear and detailed information regarding the procedure to the patient, family, and others
Working independently performs routine and complex, portable, STAT, urgent, on-call and intraoperative diagnostic radiographic and fluoroscopy cases, while accurately demonstrating anatomy and pathology through proper diagnostic scanning
Determines technical exposure factors, identifies, and removes artifact producing objects, and utilizes shielding devices to protect the patient, self, and others
Demonstrates systems functionalities, accurately performs functions independently and serves as a resource to others
Applies patient safety principles during all aspects of radiographic procedures, including assisting and transporting patients
Evaluates operations, resolves questions and provides follow-up to ensure appropriate actions are taken
Build rapport and facilitate communication outside of the department. Network, coordinate activities, become a sought-after contact person within the working group
Skills & Requirements
Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption
Technical diploma from a formal diagnostic Radiology program required
R-AART certification from the American Registry of Radiology Technologists required
CMRT certification from the Texas Medical Board required
3 years Radiology experience required
Thank you for your interest in applying for this job position.
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We sincerely apologize for this inconvenience. Visit us on Monday, April 18, 2016 to check out our new features and apply!