Multimodality Tech $5000 Sign-On
Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Schedule: - Monday-Friday 8-hour shifts - Evening Shift with
nice Shift Diff.
The Multimodality Technologist, under the general supervision of a
Radiologist, performs imaging procedures in two or more
disciplines, with a 50% focus in an advanced discipline such as CT,
MR, Nuc Med or IR, on ambulatory and hospital patients as requested
by a physician or other licensed provider for the diagnosis of
disease and injury in accordance with established protocols.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
Performs high-quality multimodality procedures, according to exam
protocol and in a timely manner. Maintains production and quality
of imaging procedures by following established standards and
Utilizes AIDET when communicating with patients to: identify
patient service requirements, ensure correct exam is performed on
the correct patient, and establish rapport with patients and
others. Instructs and communicates with patients and their families
regarding the test to be performed and assesses patient's ability
to tolerate exam.
Prepares patient and area for the procedure by positioning patient,
adjusting immobilization devices, moving equipment into specified
position and adjusting equipment controls to set exposure
Protects patients and employees by adhering to safety requirements,
infection-control, drug and radiation policies, protocols and
techniques. Uses proper sterile techniques when setting up and
performing invasive multimodality procedures and maintains hand
Maintains equipment and work area to meet quality and cleanliness
standards. Works with engineers and physicists to ensure optimal
operational capabilities of equipment. Reports issues to management
or appropriate department. Assists in maintaining supplies
Ensures individuals are safe to enter the department by screening
them according to approved policies and procedures.
Obtains, verifies and maintains all relevant documentation such as
requisition/chart, patient history, pregnancy status and shielding
precautions are taken, consent forms, policies and procedures,
Maintains medical imaging records in an appropriate system and
according to department policies and standards for interpretation
in a timely manner.
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
Able to perform high-quality multimodality procedures according to
exam protocol in a timely manner.
Able to explain the procedure and put patients at ease.
Able to provide services in a timely, accurate, and cost-efficient
manner in compliance with established System and regulatory
standards, policies and procedures.
Able to perform tasks independently without the need for routine
Able to maintain a calm and helpful attitude, even under times of
stress, and take appropriate and reasonable steps to resolve
Able to effectively administer first aid and use emergency
Able to ensure customer satisfaction by limiting wait times,
providing courteous service, remaining professional, reviewing
patient satisfaction scores and developing action plans when
Demonstrates and maintains current knowledge, continued education
and skills appropriate care for the following age groups (specific
to department): newborn, pediatric, young adult, adult and
Able to serve as preceptor by providing quality training to new
team members and on new services and initiatives.
Able to take call, if required.
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level
Grad of an Accredited Program
Less than 1 Year of Experience
ARRT-Bone Density (ARRT-BD): Approved modalities are: ARRT-R,
ARRT-CT, ARRT-CV, ARRT-M, ARRT-MR, ARRT-N, ARRT-S, ARRT-VI,
ARRT-BS, ARRT-BD, ARRT-CI, RDMS-AB, RDMS-BR, RDMS-FE, RDMS-OB,
RDMS-PS, RVT, CNMT or ARMRIT.
Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS within 30 days of hire or
Licensed by the State of Texas Medical Board as a Medical
Radiologic Technologist (MRT), unless the role is MRI and
American Reg MRI Tech (ARMRIT), ARRT-BS Breast Sonography
(ARRT-BS), ARRT-CT Computed Tomography (ARRT-CT), ARRT-M
Mammography (ARRT-M), ARRT-MR Magnetic Res Imaging (ARRT-MR),
ARRT-N Nuclear Medicine Tech (ARRT-N), ARRT-R Radiography (ARRT-R),
ARRT-S Sonography (ARRT-S), ARRT-VI Interventional Rad (ARRT-VI),
Cert Nuclear Med Tech (CNMT), Reg Diag Med Sono-Abdomen (AB)
(RDMS-AB), Reg Diag Med Sono-Breast (BR) (RDMS-BR), RDMS Fetal
Echocardiography (RDMS-FE), Reg Diag Med Sono-OB/GYN (OB)
(RDMS-OB), RDMS-Pediatric Sonography (PS) (RDMS-PS),
Registered Vascular Tech (RVT): Certified by the American Registry
of Radiologic Technologists or the American Registry for Diagnostic
Medical Sonography in TWO imaging modalities and works 50% of the
time in the second modality.
ARRT-CI Cardiac-Interventional (ARRT-CI), ARRT-CV Cardiovasc-Inter
Rad (ARRT-CV): .
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