Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Radiology Technologist

    Job Location US-TX-Irving
    Type
    Pool
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

     

    Facility Description:

     Texas Health Surgery Center Irving is an Ambulatory Surgery Center located in Irving, Texas. The center is a joint venture partnership with Precision Orthopedics, SCA and Texas Health Resources. The newly renovated facility is located on the second floor of a medical office building shared with Precision Orthopedics. The facility performs orthopedic, spine and pain management procedures in 2 Operating Rooms and 1 Procedure Room. Hours operation are Monday through Friday.

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    The Radiology Technologist is responsible for the fluoroscopic x-rays (C-Arm) procedures and other radiation procedures according to facility policy. The Radiation Technologist is responsible to assist with the provision of patient care to meet identified patient outcomes, and to achieve the goals of the facility as directed by the Clinical Leader/Registered Nurse. The Radiation Technologist performs duties according to scope of practice designated by the facility position description, role and responsibilities and under the direction of the designated clinical leader/Registered Nurse.

     

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Functions as a Radiation Technician under the direction of the Clinical Leader/Registered Nurse.
    • Knowledge of radiation equipment, including the maintenance and care of equipment.
    • Applies principles of radiation protection.
    • Evaluates radiographs for technical quality and stores films according to facility policy and guidelines.
    • Maintains documentation, reports, and files according to facility policy.
    • Calculates and regulates equipment using established technique, knowledge and skill.
    • Knows and practices the principles and procedures of sterile technique.
    • Sets up and operates radiation equipment in operating/procedure rooms.
    • Assists physician with imaging procedures.
    • Assists patients with pre and post procedures according to facility policy and established guidelines.
    • Assists with housekeeping tasks as necessary to provide a safe environment for patients, teammates, physicians, guests.
    • Performs all other duties as assigned by manager.

    Qualifications

    • Completion of an accredited radiology program required and certification in radiation technology
    • 1-2-year experience in radiology.
    • Knowledge and understanding of radiology principles and practices.
    • Successful completion of BCLS Course within 90 days of employment required or documentation of current BCLS certification.

    Please send resumes to Brandy.Yates@scasurgery.com

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