Job Description

Xray Lab Technician

West Palm Beach · West Palm Laboratory Training
West Palm Beach, FL
Patient Care
Part Time/No Benefits, Days
Weekly Schedule: Monday-Thursday 8:00am-12:00pmEvery other Saturday 8:00am-12:00pm
Bilingual: Preferred
Bilingual Type: English/Spanish
Posted 11/15/2021
Req # 7017

Because the need to care for children in this age is growing and changing, we are looking for team members who want to be part of a mission-driven group that is focused on the health of children and the well-being of the family. Each of our clinical offices allows you to be an integral part of a small, agile, medical office team. 

The ideal employee at Pediatric Associates is one who genuinely cares for children and thrives in a fast-paced, clinical-team environment. We support your career growth, offering training, and tuition reimbursement, to facilitate promotion. Here at Pediatric Associates, our employees receive competitive salary, a generous PTO program, competitive benefits including a 401K with a Company match of up to 3.5%. Because of our locations around Florida and the US, you have the ability to relocate to a variety of locations, if that fits your growth plan. We offer flexible shifts, with full and part-time hours. With over 65 years of providing LOVING CARE to our patients, we offer the stability and security of an established practice with the excitement of a growing healthcare practice. 

Benefits at a glance:
3 Comprehensive Medical Plans
Part Time Medical Plan
Dental
Vision 
Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Company Paid
Long Term Disability (LTD) Company Paid
Short Term Disability (STD)
Voluntary Term Life Insurance (Employee/Spouse/Child)
401K Retirement Plan
Voluntary Benefit Plans
Life Assistance Plan (EAP)
Tuition Reimbursement
Paid Time Off
Paid Holidays 
*Floating positions receive an additional $2/hour on top of base salary and mileage

  • PRIMARY FUNCTION
    • Performance of all approved laboratory and x-ray procedures and testing.
  • ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB
    • This list may not include all of the duties that may be assigned.
       
    • Performance of diagnostic medical x-rays with x-ray processing. Understands and follows proper x-ray techniques outlined in the manual for Pediatric Associates x-ray scope of practice.
    • Responsible for keeping a current Florida Department of Health License (RT or BMO). Keep in compliance with continuing ed. credits and renewal of license.
    • Responsible for wearing dosimeter daily and following protocol for di-monthly maintenance of the dosimeter.
    • Responsible for proper care and maintenance of the digital x-ray equipment; including daily logs.
    • Responsible for reporting final Radiology Reports, including positive and critical findings.
    • Performance of laboratory procedures in Chemistry, Hematology, Urinalysis, Serology, Microbiology and Spirometry.
    • Perform phlebotomy: including venipuncture, finger sticks and heel sticks.
    • Reviews and signs the Laboratory Policy & Procedure Manual; X-ray Policy and Procedure Manual annually. Understands and follows proper laboratory testing techniques outlined in the manuals.
    • Reports laboratory and x-ray results correctly, accurately and in a timely manner to the healthcare provider; alerting the healthcare provider and following protocol for any critical or out of range values.
    • Properly works in the LIS (laboratory information system). Follows procedures for order acknowledgment, resulting and processing orders; including follow up on unresolved tests.
    • Keeps the laboratory, x-ray and work area clean and in compliant with OSHA/Safety standards.
    • Performance and documentation of daily/weekly/monthly quality control and instrument maintenance; including daily logs.
    • Properly performs proficiency surveys, documentation and review of results accurately and in a timely manner.
    • Assist the Laboratory Manager and Laboratory Supervisor with training of co-workers in lab and x-ray procedures.
    • Properly prepares specimens for reference lab send outs; including resulting and billing information.
    • Maintain inventory of lab supplies, reorder and stock supplies of assigned area.
  • PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
    • Education:
      • High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduation from a Radiology program.

    • Licensure:
      • Required license: Florida Department of Health License (RT or BMO). Florida Department of Health Certified Radiologic Technologist License and American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, or Florida Department of Health Basic Machine Operators License for X-Ray and be in Compliance with Continuing Education credits 24 credits total; 12 per year for both.

        Prefer license: Medical Assistant or equivalent.

        Prefer license: phlebotomist.


    • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
      • Knowledge of diagnostic medical x-rays with x-ray processing. Knowledge of laboratory quality control requirements. Knowledge of universal precaution procedures in medical safety practices. Skilled in phlebotomy. Ability to communicate with physician staff to efficiently order testing and notify abnormal results. Ability to react calmly to stressful situations. Ability to organize tasks. Knowledge of basic medical terminology. Ability to assess emergency situations and act accordingly. Maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees and the public. Active CPR certification required.

    • Experience:
      • One year experience with x-ray. Preferred experience in laboratory procedures, phlebotomy and EHR.

    • Adhere to all organizational information security policies and protect all sensitive information including but not limited to ePHI and PHI in accordance with organizational policy, Federal, State, and local regulations.
Effective October 15, 2021 all employees must provide proof of vaccination for Covid-19

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