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Radiologic Technologist - Irving, TX - 897923

Irving, TX 75060
  • Job Code
    897923

Careers"with MedExpress. At MedExpress, we believe in delivering quality, convenient,"affordable health care and exceeding our patients' expectations. Our"neighborhood medical centers are open every day from 8-8 with a full medical"team and no appointments necessary to help patients get in, get healthy, and get"back to what's really important. We provide a broad scope of services including"urgent care, basic wellness and prevention, and employer health services. As"part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we're working"together to help people live healthier lives and to help the health system work"better for everyone. You can become part of our elite team almost anywhere with"250 MedExpress centers across the country and two administrative offices in"Morgantown, WV and Pittsburgh, PA. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)


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The radiologic"technologist (X-ray technologist, X-ray tech) is responsible for performing"all radiology services and other basic nursing duties as assigned. In addition,"they ensure"the well-being of patients and provide a positive, supportive environment while"working in conjunction with physicians, advanced practice clinicians, front"office and clinical staff.

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Primary Responsibilities:
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  • Complete"provider orders per state and provider regulations
  • Perform accurate"X-rays as ordered by the provider while practicing radiation safety precautions"to include ALARA
  • Prepare and"transmit images to the radiologist for over-read, and report over-read results"to providers
  • Retrieve and"archive radiographic reports
  • Create / Burn CD's"in compliance with HIPAA regulations
  • Perform detailed"and accurate data collection during clinical intake of patients to include"taking and recording vital signs and patient history
  • Assist patients"as needed with walking, transfer, specimen collection, exam prep, etc.
  • Complete"occupational health testing including such services as urine drug screens,"breath alcohol testing, hair testing and physicals
  • Complete patient"referrals and patient callbacks daily
  • Proper, concise"and complete EMR documentation and paper based documentation for all"assessments and procedures
  • Other basic"nursing duties as assigned such as new models of care and new types of"procedures, etc.
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This role"is center-based and requires working in a clinical setting. The noise level is"moderate and there is a potential for exposure to infectious diseases and"blood-borne pathogens. It requires the ability to stand and sit for hours at a"time (with some bending and stooping), ability to use manual dexterity in"relation to clinical requirements, and ability to lift 50 lbs. Hours may vary"based on location, patient volume, and business needs.


You'll be rewarded"and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you"and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well"as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required"Qualifications:

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  • Graduate of an"accredited school of Radiologic Technology
  • Licensed and accredited"by ARRT and State, if applicable and required by law
  • Maintain"CEU/CME's as applicable for licensure
  • You"will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and"are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is"an essential function of this role
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Preferred"Qualifications:

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  • 2+ years"clinical experience in related field
  • Ability to"perform venipuncture and lab specimen collections experience
  • Urgent care"experience
  • Comfortable"working independently without the support of another radiologic technologist
  • Experience"performing all standard radiographic studies on pediatric and geriatric"patients
  • Experience with"computed and digital radiography
  • Experience with"taking patient vitals
  • Experience"performing venipuncture and lab specimen collection
  • Experience"performing point of care testing (i.e. rapid strep, rapid flu, and urinalysis)
  • Experience"performing employer health services (i.e. urine drug screen, breath alcohol"testing, DOT examinations)
  • Experience"documenting in electronic medical records and PACS
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Proof"of immunity to vaccine-preventable diseases is an employment requirement.

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OptumCare"is committed to creating an environment where physicians focus on what they do"best: care for their patients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and"business support services to both its owned and affiliated medical practices"which are part of OptumCare. Each medical practice part and their physician"employees have complete authority with regards to all medical decision-making"and patient care. OptumCare's support services do not interfere with or control"the practice of medicine provided by the medical practices of any of their"physicians.

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Careers"with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with"a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and"building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable"execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your"near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture?"UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities,"military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We"bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve"their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you"can do your life's best work.(sm)

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Diversity"creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare and its affiliated medical practices"are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified"applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,"color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability"status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status,"genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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OptumCare"and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are"required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job"Keywords: Radiology,"Radiologic Technologist, RT, MedExpress, ARRT, Irving, TX, Texas

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Posted: 2020-10-23 Expires: 2020-12-25

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