Radiology Technician, RT, Healthcare, WellMed – Pleasanton, TX

UHG San Antonio, TX

About the Job

For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)
 
The Radiology Technician coordinates and performs diagnostic radiology procedures utilizing computerized medical imaging equipment as ordered by the physician.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Appropriately adapts assigned client assessment, treatment and / or care methods to accommodate the unique physical, psychosocial, cultural, and age - specific and other developmental needs of each person served
  • Performs a variety of quality radiology procedures using utilizing CR equipment
  • Correctly formats images, prints films / CD, and sends to the PACS
  • Processes, logs and tracks over - read reports and film / CD requests from outside providers
  • Provides radiation protection to patients and staff, consistent with current Texas Department of Health standards and regulations
  • Maintains supplies, checks equipment status daily and reports any problems that could change the workflow
  • Maintains all equipment and paperwork in compliance with TDH standards and regulations as coordinated through the Radiation Safety Office
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned

WellMed at Pleasanton, Bensdale Rd., 78064 / near the carwash and elementary school


Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiological Sciences or other accepted and approved equivalent
  • Must be ARRT registered and MRT certified by the Texas Department of Health.  Must meet continuing education requirements to maintain credentials at all times
  • Must be licensed by the Texas Department of Health and meet continuing education requirements at all times
  • 1 year experience as a radiology technologist
  • This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor’s diagnosis of disease.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Associate’s degree in a related field
  • 3+ years’ experience in a radiology clinic preferred with focused experience performing x - rays
Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 90,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi - specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
 
 
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
 
 
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