Mobile Radiology Technologist (Chicago, IL)
Company: DispatchHealth Management
Posted on: May 28, 2023
How You'll Make an Impact: Future Opening! -As a mobile
radiologic technologist, you'll:Use a company vehicle equipped with
a compact, portable x-ray machine (DR), and drive locally to x-ray
patients in different facilities throughout your shift to support
patient populations from adults, geriatrics, women, and children.
Depending on the market you may also utilize EKGs, Holter Monitors,
and Pacemaker Checks. If you are looking for a dynamic work
experience with more freedom and flexibility than in a traditional
hospital or clinic x-ray department, then a career move here is for
you. - - What You'll Do: Your day-to-day experience as a mobile
radiologic technologist will include:
- Travel by vehicle to perform portable x-rays in a variety of
settings, including nursing homes, assisted living facilities,
correctional institutions, residential homes, and other patient
- Determine proper electronic and technical factors based on
- Follow ALARA principles for reducing radiation exposure.
- Prepare accurate physician and patient orders and transmit
reading as required in a timely manner.
- Set, adjust, and operate a variety of electronic equipment to
obtain diagnostic images that may include EKG's and Holter
- Ensure the equipment is available and in working order (in the
vehicle) prior to shift start and shift end.
- Assist with order taking, validation of studies, communication
with reading radiologists, customer call-backs, and other
administrative and customer support functions as directed. - What
You Need: To qualify as a mobile radiologic technologist, you must
meet all state-specific and federal requirements for training,
education, competency, certification, and state license to perform
portable x-rays, including one or more of the following:
- Possess a valid state-issued driver's license with a good
- Completion of a 24-month approved radiological technology
program or equivalent
- Registration with the American Registry of Radiologic
Technologist (A.R.R.T.) -
- License or certification through the state where procedures are
performed - - Who We Are: About DispatchHealthAt DispatchHealth,
we're building the world's largest in-home care system to deliver
trusted and compassionate care to all. We offer on-demand acute
care and an advanced level of medical care for people of all ages
in the comfort of their own homes. Our emergency medicine and
internal medicine trained medical teams are equipped with all the
tools necessary to treat common to complex injuries and illnesses.
We works closely with payers, providers, health systems, EMS,
employer groups, and others to deliver care in the home to reduce
unnecessary emergency room visits, hospital stays, and
readmissions. Acute Care medical teams are available seven days a
week, evenings, and holidays and can be requested online or a quick
phone call. -About DispatchHealth ImagingDispatchHealth Imaging,
with the acquisition of PPX & DMI, has over 50 years of mobile
imaging experience. DispatchHealth Imaging professionals travel
locally to diagnose patients in their own homes or at a facility.
As the premiere provider of portable digital x-rays, ultrasounds,
EKGs, holter monitors, echocardiograms, and dopplers we pride
ourselves on having superior digital technology which allow for
expedited care. Home health care services are becoming increasingly
common, and this is a great opportunity to become part of one of
the fastest growing mobile imaging companies in the country.
Connect With Us: Get to know us! Watch the video below to hear from
healthcare professionals on what it's like to work with
DispatchHealth. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to learn
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