Kids Urgent Care X-Ray Tech/BMO - Fairbanks

  • Adventist Health System
  • Jan 12, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Welcome to Centra Care!

We invite you to become a part of our leading team providing urgent medical care services for the Central Florida and Tampa Bay areas.

We are now recruiting for a X-Ray Tech or BMO providing coverage for our Kids Care Urgent Care - Fairbanks Center.

Centra Care is backed by a national leader in quality, safety, and patient satisfaction. Join our leading urgent care team where you will assist in maintaining a whole person healing approach to health care - mind, body and spirit.

GENERAL SUMMARY:

The BMO/XRAY TECHNICIAN (BMO/RT) Position works closely with physician and other staff members to care for pediatric patients and performs a wide variety of patient care activities in an urgent, acute care setting. Performs the duties of a staff radiological/laboratory technician under the order of a Centra Care physician; performs a variety of laboratory testing and radiological examinations with a minimum of supervision. Must demonstrate independent judgement and initiative. Assumes responsibility for performing radiographic examinations that are technically satisfactory, properly positioned, and processed adequately. Performs laboratory procedures following accepted OSHA precautions and CLIA guidelines. Also performs basic clinical duties to facilitate patient flow. Responsible for QA duties directly related to laboratory and radiology. Position is responsible for maintaining a clean, orderly, and safe environment for patients, visitors, clients and team members. Follows all infection control policies and procedures. Is essential in maintaining organization and facilitating patient flow to minimize wait times.

Adheres to AHS/Centra Care Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service/patient experience and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Demonstrates through behavior Centra Care's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program.
  • Performs waived laboratory testing and basic radiological examinations, including all quality controls/clerical duties. Processes reference laboratory specimens to include venipuncture, specimen handling/ labeling, and tracking results.
  • Obtains a brief summary of presenting patient's chief complaint. Evaluates for age-appropriate behavior motor skills and physiological norms of the patient. Documents vital signs, allergies, current medications, LMP and pain scale threshold if appropriate. Assesses for signs of abuse or neglect.
  • Applies orthopedic devices and dressings as ordered. Functions appropriately in clinical emergencies. Evaluates effectiveness of interventions. Interprets and verifies physician orders correctly. Investigates questionable situations.
  • Performs diagnostic testing to include EKG, spirometry, audiometry, titmus, and pulse oximetry to facilitate patient flow. These duties may be added at the discretion of the director/center manager/nursing coordinator based on individual facility needs.
  • Appropriately relays discharge instructions/care to the patient or family utilizing approved after-care instruction tools.
  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Demonstrates accurate documentation and monitoring of activities as needed. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.
  • Follows CDC isolation guidelines, infection control practices, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs hand washing according to policy and enforces safety regulations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department or center.

Schedule :

Shift varies; alternating days and weekends; Weekdays 3pm - 11pm, Saturday & Sunday 11am -11pm and holiday rotations. Wednesdays float between various Locations

Location :

Kids Urgent Care Winter Park, FL

Qualifications:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED :



• Must be able to operate a variety of laboratory and radiological equipment and work with electrical and radiant energy.

• Current proficiency in CPR

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :

• High School graduate or equivalent



LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED :

• Current Florida State license: General Radiographer (RT) or Basic Machine Operator (BMO)

We hope you join our company!

Reference

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