AdvantageCare Physicians (ACPNY)

  • X-Ray Tech

    ID
    2018-5125
    Office Name
    Multiple Locations - Staten Island ONLY
    Type
    Part Time
    City
    Staten Island
    Union / Non-Union
    153 SIPP
    Primary Location
    US-Staten Island
    Daily Schedule
    Monday 9a-5p; Wednesday 9a-5p; Friday 9a-5p;
    Dept/Spec
    Radiology Traditional [72053]
    Employees Only Posting Thru:
    5/17/2018
  • Overview

    Having the best Radiology Technician at AdvantageCare Physicians enables us to achieve our vision to be the preferred care destination for our patients and the communities we serve. At AdvantageCare Physicians, our mission is to focus care on the needs of our patients and partner with them in the pursuit of better health.

     

    AdvantageCare Physicians (ACPNY) is one of the largest physician-led multi-specialty practice in the New York metropolitan area, serving half a million patients across Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and Long Island. At ACPNY, patients receive individualized coordinated care from a compassionate team focused on helping them live their healthiest lives.

     

    Our 30+ professionally managed, multi-specialty physician practices are designed to deliver convenient, comprehensive and community-based care. At AdvantageCare Physicians primary and specialty care is coordinated through an integrated network of full-service medical offices, regional specialty referral hubs, urgent care centers and strategic hospital affiliations across Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and Long Island.

    Responsibilities

    • Ensures that the appropriate physician receives the X-ray.
    • Maintains required records including patient records, daily logs and monthly reports.
    • Performs quantity and quality control checks.
    • Cleans, maintains, and makes minor adjustments to radiologic equipment on a routine basis, including determining equipment repairs.
    • Prepares patients for radiological procedures.
    • Protects patient, self and other staff from radiation hazards.
    • Follows established procedures for infection control, patient care and safety that are in compliance with all federal, state and local standards and departmental protocols.
    • Selects proper ionizing factors for radiological diagnosis.
    • Adjusts/sets radiographic controls.
    • Positions patients and takes X-rays of specific parts of the anatomy as requested by physicians. 
    • Checks X-ray for clarity of image, retaking when necessary.
    • Substitutes for and performs the duties of other personnel in the department when not performing specific X-ray Technician functions.
    • Performs other job-related duties as required.

     

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • Current New York State Department of Health X-Ray certification
    • Knowledge of how to use radiology/mammography equipment and other department equipment
    • Knowledge of customer service concepts
    • Skill in using radiology technology. Stays current with state-of-art
    • Skill in performing radiology/mammography and other tests
    • Skill in customer service principles by appropriately teaching patients about procedures and dealing with them in courteous manner
    • Ability to interact effectively with physicians, nurses, other staff and patients
    • Ability to organize time and prioritize work appropriately
    • Ability to handle paperwork requirements in timely manner
    • New York State Technician License
    • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) registration
    • Knowledge of radiology principles, methods and tests

    Preferred:

    • Associate’s degree in radiological technology from accredited X-ray technician program
    • Minimum of one year experience in a medical practice environment

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