Catholic Health Initiatives *Radiologic Tech I - Radiology(Days) Full-Time in HOUSTON, Texas
*Radiologic Tech I - Radiology(Days) Full-Time
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a
world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962
by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in
Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.
first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for
Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the
award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three freestanding
community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult
and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital
holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and
affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The
University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and
Prairie View A&M University.
diagnostic equipment and Performs a variety of technical diagnostic imaging
procedures. Provides patient orientation, procedure explanation, and pre and
post diagnostic care to completion of test. Performs complete diagnostic
imaging tests inclusive of positioning patient, calibration of equipment, and
documentation of findings, with the direction of the imaging
supervisor/manager. Assists patients with basic patient care needs.
by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists - ARRT (R); must maintain
by Texas Department of Health as Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist –
MRT; must maintain current
complete diagnostic imaging tests on patients according to the specific
departmental procedure protocols under
the direction of the Medical
Director. Obtains and documents patient
equipment ensuring that equipment is operational, safe and functioning
according to diagnostic standards.
Performs periodic QA and Ensures requisite documentation.
solves equipment failure and contacts Lead Technologist regarding equipment
that daily equipment and room maintenance are performed before/during/ after each procedure, and that
special precautions and measures are performed to ensure infection control
all quality checks and Ensures that equipment logs are maintained
all clinical supply inventories, ensuring that each diagnostic room is complete
with the necessary supplies required to perform the procedure
Participates with patient testing, performing urgent, emergent patient
requests, routine and non-routine requests and OR procedures requiring
competency in the PACS process and Performs the daily PACS QA process and
with Nursing, Physicians, Patient Care Assistants, Laboratory staff,
administrative staff, other diagnostic areas and departments to ensure that the
patients receive their diagnostic procedures in a smooth, efficient and safe
portable examinations when applicable at the bedside to ensure patient safety
as well as provide immediate diagnostic testing when needed.
with patient scheduling when required liaising with other departments as
that patient orientation, patient preparation (including starting IV’s and
drawing labs as necessary), and patient teaching is provided prior, during and
following the test completion.
the physician order to verify the type
of diagnostic exam requested and that the indication for the procedure is
exams in RIS system for accurate billing.
Communicates when corrections are needed.
specific diagnostic test information to the patient ensuring that the patient
is aware of the test involvement.
necessary written consent and understanding for any specific procedures
and documents patient history according to specific departmental procedural
the diagnostic examination according to specific departmental procedural
assistance with any diagnostic procedures which are not completed, or if there
are any patient care issues.
Job Allied Health
Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule Days
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0112816