Travel X-ray Technologist
Company: Siemens Healthineers
Location: Oak Lawn
Posted on: November 25, 2022
The OpportunityDescriptionWe're looking for a Travel X-ray
Technologist, working in the Healthcare Systems & Services industry
in California, United States.---Pay Rate: $2000-$3500 Weekly gross
(before taxes)Are you an X-Ray Technologist who is looking to grow
their career with an innovative company known for Medical
Imaging?Our client offers access to industry experts (they design
and maintain these systems we work on) with ongoing training and
education.As an X-Ray Technologist, you'll work for some of the
best healthcare companies across the US. Contracts for specific
locations last from 12 weeks up to a year.Their culture is based
around a team of highly dedicated employees worldwide who are
innovating every day, truly shaping the future of healthcare. They
are passionate about healthcare and are engineers and they don't
walk away from a problem before it is solved.Role:In this role the
successful candidates will function as X-Ray Technologists in
performing examinations of patients of all ages for the purpose of
assisting in the diagnosis of patient illness.Responsibilities:
- Performing diagnostic imaging procedures on appropriate
anatomical regions according to department procedures and
- Locating and recording internal elements of the body, and
identifying any anomalies indicative of disease, injury, or other
medically significant conditions.
- Adjusting equipment and calming patient to eliminate test
- Monitoring the patient for potentially dangerous physical and
- Evaluating test results for clarity and accuracy.
- Reviewing tests with peers and physician.
- Informing physicians of preliminary findings as requested
according to department procedures.
- Distributing completed test results to physicians and service
- Preparing diagnostic information for physician
- Maintaining patient charts, entering diagnosis and billing
codes, logging data into patient information systems, and updating
file systems for tests performed.
- Cleaning and sterilizing equipment and work space.
- Recognizing equipment malfunctions and readjusting equipment or
writing referrals for repair.
- Instructing patients in pretest preparation, answering
questions, and explaining procedures.
- Complying with hospital and departmental policies and
- Maintaining equipment according to Infection Control
- Maintaining technical competency through continued education
and participation in training programs.
- Under guidance and approval of site Radiologist, administering
contrast agents according to site-specific protocols.
- Maintaining current Permits to Practice in all states in which
services are performed.
- Performing equipment quality checks and troubleshoots
- Making calls for service and notifying all pertinent team
- Following quality assurance guidelines and maintains patient
- Performing additional duties as required. Experience Required
for Your SuccessRequired Experience:Hospital setting background
with a minimum of 1 year or 2 years of clinical experience
required, specifically in ER, OR, Trauma and PortablesRequired
License/Certification:Valid ARRT license, registered in
RadiographyValid CPR certificateState license (will consider
candidate that doesn't have this, if willing to obtain)Preferred
Qualifications:Strong communication skills both written and verbal
neededAbility to interact with client personnel and team members in
an autonomous, responsible, professional, and ethical mannerMust be
flexible, reliable and demonstrate sound judgment and initiativeIn
this role the successful candidates will function as X-Ray
Technologists in performing examinations of patients of all ages
for the purpose of assisting in the diagnosis of patient
Keywords: Siemens Healthineers, Oak Lawn , Travel X-ray Technologist, Other , Oak Lawn, Illinois
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