Radiology Technician

Sep 01, 2022

Department: Lab

Reports to: Technician Manager

Rate of Pay: $20 - $25 hourly DOE

Overall Responsibility:  Assist Radiologists with patient imaging on a daily basis.

Our Radiology team is a group of highly skilled, knowledgeable individuals who work well together to provide outstanding care to our patients. Our radiology team possesses excellent technical skills with a wide range. AESC’s doctors and technicians have a strong knowledge base and challenge themselves to continue to grow and be at the forefront of medicine. The AESC team works well together in a highly collaborative manner, yet also allows room for autonomy and advancement. This job has high expectations If you want to grow, learn, and develop in your career, this is your place!

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Client interaction: history taking, estimate preparation, discharging patients
  • Patient workup: including x-ray, CT, MRI plus blood work and other diagnostics
  • Assisting in restraining and positioning of patients.
  • Anesthesia: induction, maintenance, monitoring and recovery
  • Data entry of imaging requests and creating requests for reports as needed.
  • Setting appropriate values for patient size, taking radiographs, determining images to keep in the study and submitting them.
  • Organizing and scheduling of imaging studies.
  • Preparing any additional equipment needed if additional procedures are requested (i.e. FNA).
  • Transport of patients requiring imaging studies from requesting department to imaging and back.
  • Entering patient information into equipment and PIMS system.
  • Assisting with laundry, washing dishes, sweeping, mopping, etc. as needed.

Educational Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent.  At least one year of animal experience is required. Veterinary Technician Certification is preferred.

Physical Requirements (if any): Able to lift up to 50lbs.  Standing and sitting for long periods.

Interacts with: Clients, Doctors, outside pharmacies, Technicians, Client Service Reps and various AESC Staff.